SU System Board of Supervisors appoints acting chancellor for BR campus
- 6/30/2014 -
The Southern University System Board of Supervisors, June 30, 2014,
appointed Flandus McClinton Jr., acting chancellor for Southern
University Baton Rouge (SUBR).
McClinton will lead the main
campus of the five-campus SU System until a permanent chancellor is
hired to fill the position. He replaces Jim Llorens whose contract ended
"We welcome Mr. McClinton as acting chancellor and look
forward to working with him to lead our flagship campus," said SU Board
of Supervisors chairwoman Bridget A. Dinvaut.
McClinton, a CPA,
will serve in the interim position as well as his current role as SUBR
vice chancellor for finance and administration. He is a graduate of
Southern University (B.S. accounting, 1971) and earned a MBA from
Louisiana State University in 1981.
McClinton has worked at
Southern University for 43 years in various positions. Prior to becoming
a vice chancellor, he served as associate comptroller, deputy
comptroller, financial control officer, and in several supervisory and
staff level positions. He holds several professional certifications and
is a member of the board of directors for the Southern Teachers and
Parents Federal Credit Union and the Louisiana Leadership Institute.
The Greensburg, Louisiana native is married with three children.
University and A&M College in Baton Rouge is the largest campus of
the only historically black university system in the United States.