Senator Schimpf statement on passing of SIU Carbondale Chancellor Carlo Montemagno’s
Senator Paul Schimpf (R-Waterloo) released the following statement on Thursday, Oct. 11, in response to the recent passing of Southern Illinois University Carbondale Chancellor Carlo Montemagno.
“I was surprised and deeply saddened to hear of Dr. Carlo Montemagno's passing this morning. During his short tenure as Chancellor of SIUC, Dr. Montemagno demonstrated visionary leadership and dedication to the well-being of all of Southern Illinois. Carlo will be missed terribly, but we will honor him by continuing his work to revitalize the university we love.”