DURANT, OK -- REI Oklahoma named a new Interim president after the resignation of CEO Tom Seth Smith.
Smith made the announcement earlier today after leading the organization for 23 years.
No reason was given, but he did mention a recent absence, because of illness.
Kenny Simpson will take the reigns as interim president while the groups board of directors searches for Smith's replacement.
REI provides business services to entrepreneurs and has an office in Durant.
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