WEB Engstrom 0021 - Eric Engstrom Named to WSU Board of Trustees - Fleeson Law The decades-long relationship between Fleeson

Gooing and Wichita State University (WSU) was

extended recently with Kansas Governor Sam

Brownback’s appointment of Fleeson attorney

Eric Engstrom to the University’s Board of

Trustees. The nine-member Board supports WSU

by managing its endowment, along with oversight

and management of the Braeburn Golf Course

and Woodman Alumni Center on the WSU


Eric previously served for many years as general

counsel to the Board, following in the footsteps of

the late-Wayne Coulson, who provided legal

counsel to the University, its Athletics Department

and the Board of Trustees for several decades

prior to his death.


Eric is no stranger to public service. He served as Interim Director of the Wichita Art Museum at a critical stage in its growth, and has been appointed by no fewer than six Kansas governors to the Kansas Historic Sites Board of Review, a body he has chaired for several terms. Earlier in life, he was decorated for his military service in the Army in Viet Nam. A more complete summary of his activities, as well as his distinguished legal career, can be found at his biography page.