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Interim U of M President Named

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(Memphis) Brad Martin will serve as the University of Memphis Interim President.

Martin was named by the Tennessee board of regents.

Martin is a member of the university’s board of visitors and retired chairman and CEO of Saks Incorporated.

His term becomes effective July first,  the same day current president Shirley Raines will retire.

She announced she was stepping down Monday after 12-years with the school.