Steve Foucart, interim chief financial officer at Missouri State University for the past year, was named permanent CFO at the university. He begins his duties April 1.
Foucart's appointment was approved by the Board of Governors Executive Committee during a meeting Wednesday and will be ratified by the full Board May 16.
Missouri State President Clifton M. Smart III recommended Foucart for the position after a national search was completed. Foucart's annual salary will be $128,000.