NRB Pres./CEO Frank Wright Stepping Down
March 22, 2013 at 4:02 AM (PT)
NATIONAL RELIGIOUS BROADCASTERS Pres./CEO Dr. FRANK WRIGHT will be stepping down from his position in OCTOBER, after a decade of service for the Christian association.
"After many months of prayer, reflection, and counsel, this week I notified the NRB Board of Directors and its Executive Committee of my intention to step down as President and CEO, effective OCTOBER 4th, 2013," WRIGHT wrote.
NRB Board Chairman RICHARD P. BOTT II accepted the resignation and praised WRIGHT's "dedicated service" during his 10 years as president. "We especially appreciate the top-notch team of dedicated professionals he has assembled to do the work of NRB, serve our membership and protect religious free speech on CAPITOL HILL."
The NRB chairman revealed that a search committee comprised of NRB Board of Directors and Executive Committee members will be established to discuss candidates to succeed WRIGHT.