Official presidential appointment set for end of September; meetings planned with NIU stakeholders and Freeman
DeKALB – Northern Illinois University trustees want Lisa Freeman to become the university’s full-time president.
All seven trustees present at a special meeting Monday voted in favor of a resolution naming acting President Lisa Freeman as their choice for university president and to make adjustments to the presidential search process. Trustee Veronica Herrero was absent.
“We’re convinced she’s the right person to lead the university going forward,” said Wheeler Coleman, the board chairman.