Southeast Missouri State has a New Member on the Board of Regents. A local businessman was appointed to the Southeast Missouri State University Board of Regents on Tuesday. The appointee was identified as Dennis Vinson. University officials say, his term expires on January 1, 2023. He is currently the President and CEO of Signature Packaging and Paper, LLC in Jackson. He also serves as the Board Chair for the Missouri Chamber of Commerce and Industry. He has also served as a board member for both the Cape Girardeau and Jackson Area Chamber of Commerce. He was appointed on Tuesday, as one of six new appointees by Governor Mike Parson.