» Subscribe Today!
More of what you want to know.
The Daily News
X

Forgot your password?
TDN Services
Research millions of people and properties [+]
Monitor any person, property or company [+]

Skip Navigation LinksHome >
VOL. 132 | NO. 84 | Thursday, April 27, 2017

Freed-Hardeman Chooses New University President

The Associated Press

Print | Front Page | Email this story | Comments ()

HENDERSON, Tenn. (AP) – The board of trustees at Freed-Hardeman University has chosen David Shannon as the school's new president.

Shannon will become the 16th president of the university, based in Henderson in West Tennessee.

He assumes office this summer, replacing retiring President Joe Wiley, who served nine years leading the university.

Shannon, of Mount Juliet, studied at Freed-Hardeman. A news release from the university says he began preaching in Middle Tennessee at age 14. He has worked with the Timothy Hill Children's Ranch in New York.

John Law, chairman of the university's board of trustees, described Shannon as "an expert communicator, collaborator, team builder, motivator and encourager." The board selected Shannon at a meeting Friday.

The university also has locations in Memphis and Dickson.

Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

RECORD TOTALS DAY WEEK YEAR
PROPERTY SALES 91 135 781
MORTGAGES 110 170 916
FORECLOSURE NOTICES 30 43 178
BUILDING PERMITS 133 290 1,948
BANKRUPTCIES 58 105 507
BUSINESS LICENSES 37 88 388
UTILITY CONNECTIONS 22 55 235
MARRIAGE LICENSES 12 24 105