At their meeting Monday, the Stephen F. Austin State University Board of Regents appointed Center native, Shirley Biggar Luna, as the executive director of marketing and public affairs. She’s a former associate director of SFA’s Office of Public Affairs, and will also be leading SFA’s strategic marketing efforst. Luna was appointed to fill the position on an interim basis in July of 2011. She is currently pursuing her doctorate in educational leadership at the university. Luna previously worked as a freelance writer as a newspaper reporter. Shirley is a 1982 graduate of Center High School.