The Board of Visitors is a service and advisory organization of Towson University established to provide advice to the president. It assists in community relations, fundraising and development, and works to provide any other assistance the president may request. We help to steer the vision of the university, which includes advancing the institution to excellence — both academically and athletically.
Since her arrival, President Loeschke has done a tremendous job of engaging the students, faculty and staff. She embraces the greater Towson community and develops bridges to more businesses and civic organizations. She has brought focus to the university's initiatives in STEM education and workforce development, innovation in teacher preparation and in leadership development.
Making this final decision has put those involved under a great deal of stress and uncertainty over the past six months, especially the student athletes. Gov.
Myrna E. Cardin
The writer, who is the chairwoman of the Board of Visitors of Towson University, is writing on behalf of the 20-member board.