They did not exactly pay much attention to him before Pletz' resignation either:
According to the documents provided, Speck and Pletz never exchanged a single e-mail message. Pletz was fired in December, and has since been sued by KCUMB for several million dollars. Pletz is countersuing, alleging wrongful termination.
The remainder of the article indicates Speck has sent numerous e-mail messages to Pletz' successor, Danny Weaver, and all have been ignored.