Marshall University Leadership met Thursday to discuss the next step in finding leadership for the University in the wake of the death of Marshall President Stephen Kopp.
Kopp died Wednesday night. He was 63.
Marshall’s 10-member leadership team met Thursday morning to discuss the process for going forward with operations.
The Board of Governors retains the authority to run the university in Kopp’s place. Thursday morning the Board of Governors directed the senior leadership team to take care of the usual day-to-day operations.