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Ohio State board chairman resigns

May 24, 2019 - Columbus Business First (Ohio)

Michael Gasser, chairman of Ohio State University's board of trustees, resigned Friday morning, citing "personal and private" reasons.

"Mr. Gasser's service to Ohio State is deeply appreciated," Ohio State spokesman Chris Davey said in a statement. "He has been an extraordinarily valuable chair and member of the board, and we wish him the very best. As senior vice chair, Tim Smucker will preside at next week's board meeting."

In a letter to OSU President Michael Drake and his colleag...