CAU Board of Trustees Appoints Dr. Carlton E. Brown as Third President
- Description: The Clark Atlanta Board of Trustees today at its regular spring meeting appointed Dr. Carlton E. Brown as the university’s third president, effective August 1, 2008.
In July 2007, President Walter D. Broadnax appointed Dr. Brown as Executive Vice President and Provost of Clark Atlanta University. The Board appointed Dr. Brown as interim president in February 2008 when Dr. Broadnax announced his retirement, effective July 31, 2008.
“The Board has full confidence in Dr. Brown’s ability to lead Clark Atlanta to the next phase of its growth and development as a competitive force in higher education, “said Board Chair Juanita P. Baranco. “His previous Presidential role and his outstanding performance at Clark Atlanta over the past year is impressive and gives the entire CAU family strong confidence in his leadership, which translates into confidence in the future of this university.”
- Date: 5/16/2008
- Author: Debra A. Miller