Gov. Jay Nixon today issued the following statement regarding Craig Van Matre's service on the University of Missouri Board of Curators:
"During his time on the Board of Curators and throughout his professional career, Craig Van Matre has served the University of Missouri and our state well. Craig is an eminently qualified and dedicated public servant, and I appreciate his willingness to help move our state forward. I will continue to work with all of our colleges and universities to make higher education more affordable and accessible and to prepare Missourians for the jobs and careers of tomorrow."