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UPDATE: November 18, 2020

The Presidential Search Advisory Committee voted unanimously to engage in negotiations with Storbeck/Pimentel & Associates to lead the search for the next president of Florida State University. Since 2007, Storbeck/Pimentel has led nearly 400 senior executive searches on behalf of clients in higher education and nonprofit institutions, including the 2014 presidential search and numerous searches for vice presidents, deans and other executives at Florida State University. Most recently, Storbeck/Pimentel led presidential searches for the University of Central Florida and the University of California. The committee plans to meet again in early December to develop a candidate profile.


Presidential Search Committee Meeting

Wednesday, November 18, 2020
3:30 PM

Due to COVID-19 guidelines, Public Comment must be requested at lsands@fsu.edu.

Please submit public comment requests 24 hours in advance.


UPDATE: November 5, 2020

Presidential Search Committee Meeting

Tuesday, November 10, 2020
1:00-5:00 pm

Due to COVID-19 guidelines, Public Comment must be requested at lsands@fsu.edu.

Please submit public comment requests 24 hours in advance.


UPDATE: October 30, 2020

Question and Response Amendment
Question:
Where should responses to Request for Quotation 6195-6 be addressed to and sent?
Response:
Responses shall be submitted by the due date within Section III. Calendar of Events, no later than 2pm ET on November 4, 2020, via email to:
Rosey Murton, Chief Procurement Officer
Florida State University
Email: rmurton@fsu.edu

UPDATE: October 21, 2020

The objective of this Request for Quotation is to enable Florida State University (FSU) to enter into a contract with a firm to provide an extensive national executive search for a new University President to succeed President John Thrasher upon his retirement.

UPDATE: October 14, 2020

Presidential Search Committee Meeting

Monday, October 19, 2020
1:00 pm

Due to COVID-19 guidelines, Public Comment must be requested at lsands@fsu.edu

Please submit public comment requests 24 hours in advance.


UPDATE: October 2, 2020

FSU Board of Trustees Approves Presidential Search Advisory Committee

Florida State University Board of Trustees Chair Ed Burr appointed a 15-member committee, as required by the Florida Board of Governors, to conduct a national search for the university’s 16th president during a special board meeting today via Zoom. Trustees unanimously affirmed Burr’s appointees.

The selection of the Presidential Search Advisory Committee followed guidelines set forth in Florida Board of Governors Regulation 1.002 and includes three members of the FSU Board of Trustees and a member of the Board of Governors, as well as students, faculty, alumni and community members.

William “Billy” Buzzett, vice chair of the FSU Board of Trustees, will serve as chair of the presidential search committee. Renisha Gibbs, Associate Vice President for Human Resources and Finance and Administration Chief of Staff, will serve as vice chair.

The board also approved the committee-charge, which includes selecting an executive search firm, developing a position description, reviewing prospective candidates without predetermined bias and presenting the most qualified candidates to the Board of Trustees for selection.

Presidential Search Advisory Committee