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University President Flavius Killebrew Selected as Chair-Elect for Southland Conference

June 03, 2013

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CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas – Dr. Flavius C. Killebrew, President/CEO of Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi, was selected to serve as Chair-Elect of the Southland Conference Board of Directors, Thursday, May 23.

Killebrew will be working closely with current chair Dr. John Crain, President of Southeastern Louisiana University, for two academic years, and will assume the post of chair in 2015. The board is responsible for establishing policy and making major decisions regarding conference business.

“I’m honored to have been selected for this leadership position,” said University President Flavius Killebrew. “I look forward to ensuring Islander Athletics and all of the Southland Conference will succeed for years to come.”

The Southland Conference sponsors 17 championship sports, all at the NCAA Division I level, for 14 universities; the largest configuration in its half-century of existence. The membership of the Southland encompasses approximately 120,000 current students and an alumni base of nearly 700,000.

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