For the last 22 years, our guest has served as President of California State University, Fresno — commonly referred to as “Fresno State.”
A fierce fund-raiser whose commitment to academics and research boosted Fresno State’s profile, he will retire as President at the end of the academic school year.
President Welty will comment on this episode of the Maddy Report.
Radio commentary provided by Dr. Pete Mehas, chair of the Selection Committee, current CSU System Trustee and former Superintendent of the Fresno County Office of Education; Bill McEwan, editorial board writer of the Fresno Bee; and Pete Weber, Chair of the CA Partnership for the San Joaquin Valley and member of the Advisory Committee for the selection of the next Fresno State President.
ORIGINAL AIR DATE: MAY 28, 2013