Timothy Gunter, director of the athletic bands at the UA for the past nine years, announced his resignation Friday. He will be leaving June 30.
“The band program at the University of Arkansas is truly unique and special in many ways, and I will always consider it an honor to have been given the privilege to work with the thousands of wonderful, hard-working students,” said Gunter, who served as associate director of bands prior to being named director.
Gunter declined to reveal exactly why he has resigned. It was for personal reasons, he said. The UA administration is not at liberty to discuss Gunter’s reasons for leaving for privacy reasons, said Tysen Kendig, associate vice chancellor for University Relations. [read more]