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John C. Gardner to Assume Vice Presidency for Research and Economic Development at Washington State University

July 24, 2007View for printing

John C. Gardner, vice president for research and economic development for the University of Missouri system, will become the vice president for economic development and extension for Washington State University on July 1.

In making the announcement, WSU President Elson S. Floyd praised Gardner’s long and distinguished career in economic development, agriculture and research and said he is the right person to coordinate the university’s efforts in helping build the state’s economy.

“Economic development is a vital part of what we do for our state and region. To be as effective as possible, I think it is important for us to coordinate our efforts under unified leadership,” said Floyd.

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