A Springfield man has been appointed to serve on the SIU Board of trustees. Lee Milner was one of three people Governor Pat Quinn named to the Board today. Milner serves as public affairs manager for the Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center. He worked for the Illinois State Board of Education for 25 years. He earned a Bachelor’s Degree from SIU-Carbondale and a master’s degree from UIS. Milner also serves on the Board for the Lincoln Land Community College Foundation.
The appointment still requires legislative approval.