WITC President moves to UW-Stout
After six years of service with Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College,
President Bob Meyer has announced his acceptance of the position of Chancellor
at the University of Wisconsin-Stout.
Prior to his role at WITC, Meyer had been
the Special Assistant to the Chancellor for State and Federal Relations;
Director, Stout Technology Transfer Institute, Wisconsin.
“It is with mixed emotions that I have verbally accepted
Bob’s resignation,” said Morrie Veilleux, Chairman of the Board of Trustees for
WITC. “Bob has provided outstanding leadership and strategic direction to the
During Meyer’s time at WITC, the college has been ranked
three times in the top ten among two-year colleges in the nation by Washington
Monthly magazine. He also worked tirelessly to promote technical college
education and manufacturing careers throughout Wisconsin.
Meyer will remain with WITC until August 16. In the
upcoming weeks, the college will name an interim president and begin a search
for the college’s eighth president.