According to Diane Miller, office of Bill Lowman, CEO of Idyllwild Arts, as of July 6 the position of vice president and president of the Academy, previously held by Karl Reiss, has been eliminated. According to Miller, Reiss has chosen to "seek other employment opportunities."
Further details regarding Reiss' departure may be available in the print edition July 16. Bill Lowman, current CEO, will now also become head of school, although the title may change slightly, according to Miller. Lowman, who is not back on campus until Monday, July 13, is the only one authorized to speak on the background about this event.
Posted by Marshall Smith