Alabama Senate confirms newest member of Auburn University Board of Trustees

Alabama Senate confirms newest member of Auburn University Board of Trustees

AUBURN, Ala. (WTVM) - The Alabama Senate confirmed the newest member of the Auburn University Board of Trustees Thursday.

Tim Vines will serve the remainder of the term that was previously held by Lloyd Austin. Austin resigned in January after he was named the U.S. Secretary of Defense.

Vines is the president and CEO of Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama and is also an Auburn graduate. He will serve as trustee until February 2024.

Copyright 2021 WTVM. All rights reserved.