UT Names Boyd as Interim President

Randy Boyd

UT Names Boyd as Interim President

Diversity, outsourcing and management dominate discussionat Board of Trustees meeting.

by jesse fox mayshark • september 26, 2018

Randy boyd addresses the audience shortly after being named interim UT president.(Photo courtesy of the University of tennessee.)

There were two rhetorical Randy Boyds in the room at the specially called meeting of the University of Tennessee Board of Trustees on Tuesday, at the UT Visitors Center on Neyland Drive.
Former gubernatorial candidate Randy Boyd wins a different office than he planned on.
One was the Randy Boyd of his supporters -- the one lauded by most members of the Board and ultimately named UT’s next interim president in a unanimous vote. That Randy Boyd is a selfless, self-made man, a philanthropist and education champion who has used the wealth he&...

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