Southeast searches for new athletic director

CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (KFVS) - Southeast Missouri State University is currently search for a new athletic director following the Mark Alnutt resignation.

President Carlos Vargas-Aburto said he plans on meeting with the athletic department sometime soon and discuss the future of the organization.

"What I would want to do was take this opportunity to have a conversation with the athletics department and to understand their interest, desires and challenges," Vargas-Aburto said. "I want to make sure that we talk about the mission of the department."

The president said many details of how they are going to move forward will come out of him meeting with the athletic department and understanding their needs.

Brady Barke is currently the interim athletic director until a replacement is found.

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