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Christian Brothers University president stepping down

Jack Shannon was named 23rd president of Christian Brothers University on Tuesday (Source: WMC...
Jack Shannon was named 23rd president of Christian Brothers University on Tuesday (Source: WMC Action News 5)(WMC Action News 5)
Published: Nov. 5, 2021 at 4:27 PM CDT
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MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - Christian Brothers University (CBU) announced Friday that its leader, who guided the university through the challenges of COVID-19 will leave the institution to seek opportunities elsewhere.

Jack Shannon served as CBU president for the last three years.

The university’s board of trustees named David Archer, former CEO of St.Francis Hospital, as interim CBU president. Archer currently serves as associate professor in CBU’s healthcare MBA program and has agreed to serve until the university selects its next president.

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