The WVU Board of Governors moved today (April 13) that Michael S.MikeGarrison, managing member of the Morgantown office of Spilman Thomas&Battle PLLC , be the next president of WVU following consent of the West Virginia Higher Education Policy Commission.

There will be a press conference at 2 p.m. today in the Mountainlair ballroom to introduce Garrison. A more detailed press release will follow.