(TOPEKA, Kan.) — A Wichita State University professor will become interim president of Emporia State University this summer.
Dr. Edward Flentje graduated from Emporia State in 1964.
He was named interim president Monday during a special meeting of the Kansas Board of Regents.
Flentje replaces Dr. Michael Lane who steps down from the presidency June 30.
Dr. Flentje will serve as interim president until the Regents name a new permanent president.