WSU’s Ed Flentje named interim president at Emporia State University

Ed Flentje

Ed Flentje, a longtime professor of public administration at Wichita State University and former interim Wichita City Manager, will take over as interim president of Emporia State University, where he graduated from in 1964.

Flentje, an ESU Foundation board member, will start the new job July 1, the university announced today. He will not be a candidate for the permanent position. He replaces Michael R. Lane, who will step down June 30.