today accepted the resignation of Conference Commissioner Stan Wagnon.
Associate Commissioner for Compliance Jay Poerner has been named
Interim Commissioner. A national search for a new commissioner will
“We certainly appreciate Stan’s service as LSC commissioner and wish
him well in his future endeavors. Conference services and programs will
carry on as normal under Interim Commissioner Poerner, in whom I have
complete confidence,” said Dr. Brian May, chair of the LSC Council of
Presidents and president of Angelo State University.
“The LSC presidents see this leadership transition as an opportunity
to accelerate our progress in making the Lone Star Conference the
pre-eminent Division II conference in the nation,” said May.
“We will be looking for a new commissioner who can build on the storied
legacy of the Lone Star Conference and lead it to new heights of
excellence,” said May.
Wagnon was sports information director and assistant athletic director at Midwestern State for four years.
The LSC, with headquarters in Richardson, Texas, has nine member
institutions with seven in Texas and one each in Oklahoma and New
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