COLUMBIA, MO (KFVS) - The director of athletics at the University of Missouri Columbia announced on Thursday, January 29 he will be stepping down.
Michael F. Alden said in a letter that after several months of contemplation, he decided it was time for a change. He will be stepping down as the director of athletics, effective August 31.
According to Alden, his journey at Mizzou is not ending. He said he will be a part of the College of Education as an instructor where he will participate in the Positive Coaching Program and higher education leadership courses.
Mizzou Chancellor Bowen Loftin released the following statement: