Kinston Businessman New Board Of Trustees Chairman At UNCW

A Kinston businessman has been elected to head the UNCW Board of Trustees.

The UNC Wilmington Board of Trustees picked Kinston resident Michael Shivar as chairman for the 2014-2015 school year.

Shivar owns Kinston Insurance Service Agency and has previously served on several other UNCW committees.

Shivar and his wife also established a creative writing scholarship endowment at UNCW named for their daughter Ashley, who has degrees from the university in creative writing.