Appointment of Dr. José Luis Cruz as NAU president anticipated at Arizona Board of Regents special board meeting

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Appointment of Dr. José Luis Cruz as NAU president anticipated at Arizona Board of Regents special board meeting

March 10, 2021

WHAT: The Arizona Board of Regents will convene for a special board meeting to take action on the appointment of Dr. José Luis Cruz as the 17th president of Northern Arizona University, effective June 14, 2021. The board also will take action to approve key terms for his multiple-year employment contract. Board materials are available here.

WHEN: Wednesday, March 10, 2021

3:30 to 5 p.m. MST

  • 3:35 – 4:20 p.m. – Executive session, closed to public
  • 4:20 – 5 p.m. – Public session, including agenda item for appointment of Dr. Cruz as president of NAU

PLEASE NOTE: Estimated starting times for the agenda items are indicated; however, discussions may commence, or action may be taken, before or after the suggested times. Any item on the agenda may be considered at any time out of order at the discretion of the board chair. The board may discuss, consider or take action regarding any item on the agenda. During the meeting, the board may convene in executive session pursuant to A.R.S. § 38-431.03(A)(3) and for legal advice regarding any item on the agenda.

CONNECT: This is a virtual meeting that may be viewed through the board’s livestream. Instructions to view the livestream and technical support are available at ABOR Live.

MEDIA AVAILABILITY: Dr. Cruz will be available to meet virtually with members of the media following the special board meeting.

  • WHEN:  5:15 p.m. MST
  • CONNECT:  Click on this link to join.

 

Contact:
Sarah Harper, 602-229-2542, 602-402-1341 | Sarah.K.Harper@azregents.edu
Julie Newberg, 602-229-2534 | julie.newberg@azregents.edu