CANYON, TX (KFDA) - West Texas A&M University has officially named Dr. Walter Wendler as President of the University.
Dr. Wendler was the sole finalist announced by the Board of Regents on August 5th.
The Board of Regents voted unanimously to approve Wendler as WT's new President.
Dr. Wendler comes to WT from Southern Illinois University Carbondale where he served as Chancellor Emeritus.
Dr. Wendler fills the position after Dr. J. Patrick O'Brien announced his retirement in June.