A retirement reception for Alan Lacy, associate vice president for academic fiscal management, will be held from 2-4 p.m. Thursday, May 2, in the McCormick Hall instructional gym (second floor). Formal remarks will begin at 3 p.m.
Lacy joined the Illinois State University community in 1999 as professor and chair of what was then the Department of Health, Physical Education, and Recreation. His title changed to director when the department transitioned to be the School of Kinesiology and Recreation in 2001. From 2006 to 2015 he served as an associate dean in the College of Applied Science and Technology. During his time in CAST, he also served as interim director of the School of Kinesiology and Recreation from 2011 to 2013. He joined the Office of the Provost in 2015 as the associate vice president for academic fiscal management.