Kansas State President Richard Myers announces retirement
May 23, 2021
MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Kansas State University President Richard Myers said Monday that he intends to retire at the end of the calendar year.
Myers has been the university's president since 2016. The statement announcing his plans did not mention specific reasons for his retirement.
A Kansas native, Myers graduated from the university in 1965 with a bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering and he joined the Air Force through Kansas State's ROTC program.
He became a four-star general and from 2001 to 2005 was chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff.
During his tenure at the university,...