Carmichael retiring Apr. 30, assumes new role
State Sen. Videt Carmichael of Meridian has been appointed by the governor to serve on the Mississippi Community College Board. Carmichael is not seeking re-election this year and is retiring at the end April.
Carmichael will represent the 3rd congressional district on the board.
Carmichael was first elected to the Senate in 1999. He is a former teacher, coach and principal.
Since 2015, Carmichael has served as chairman of the Senate Insurance Committee. He also was a past chair of the Senate Veterans and Military Affairs Committee.
Carmichael’s term on the Community College Board begins May 1, 2019, and ends June 30, 2024.