Jack Thomas D’90, provost and academic vice president at Western Illinois University, has been named the university’s eleventh president, effective July 1, 2011.
“This is a very humbling experience, and I am honored to be chosen as the eleventh president of Western Illinois University. I am so thankful and blessed,” Thomas said.
Thomas has served as provost and academic vice president at Western since January 2008.
For the full press release and video of Thomas, visit the WIU website.