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King University president receives 'no confidence' vote

By Lyndsey Price, lprice@wcyb.com
Published On: Feb 13 2014 01:52:24 PM CST
King University President Dr. Greg Jordan

BRISTOL, Tenn. -

The president of King University has received a vote of "no confidence" by a majority of the faculty.

That's according to faculty member Dan Kreiss. He tells News 5 they voted Monday at the regularly scheduled faculty meeting. University President Dr. Greg Jordan was at the meeting when the vote was taken. 

62 faculty members had a vote of no confidence; 30 members voted they still had confidence in Jordan; and nine faculty members abstained from voting.

All members voted in a secret ballot.

Students and staff have recently voiced their concerns about the university's leadership.