Marilyn Whitney

Chief Communications and
Legislative Officer
Idaho State Board of Education
Office: 208-332-1591
Mobile: 208-859-0414


Dates                             Milestones
March 1
Texas Tech announces Dr. Duane Nellis as the sole finalist for their presidential opening.
March 5 The State Board of Education authorizes U-Idaho's presidential search committee.
March 27 The State Board of Education names Dr. Don Burnett, Dean of UI College of Law, as interim President and Regent Emma Atchley as Chair of the Search Committee.
April 1 The State Board of Education selects ABG Search as presidential search consultant.
April 18 The State Board of Education and Board of Regents meet. ABG consultants meet with constituency groups.
April 19 Search committee members gather for their initial meeting.
Mid May Online advertisements posted.
Early June Print advertisement posted in the Chronicle of Higher Education 
Mid August Application deadline
Early September  Search committee to review applications and select semi-finalists.
Mid September Search committee to interview semi-finalists and recommend finalists.
October Finalists to visit campus constituencies.
November Board of Regents to select a new president.
January - July 2014 New president assumes office.