James Buford http://news.stlpublicradio.org en James Buford Reflects On Three Decades Leading The Urban League http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/james-buford-reflects-three-decades-leading-urban-league <p>A year ago, James Buford announced that he intended to retire after almost three decades as President and CEO of the <a href="http://www.ulstl.org/">Urban League of Metropolitan St. Louis</a>.&nbsp; He just celebrated his 69<sup>th</sup> birthday and May 31 was to have been his last day. But instead, he was asked to stay on another month while the agency completes the process of hiring his successor. He will then serve in a consulting capacity to help the new CEO get acclimated to the position.</p> Tue, 04 Jun 2013 03:45:17 +0000 Mary Edwards, Alex Heuer & Don Marsh 27030 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org James Buford Reflects On Three Decades Leading The Urban League