John Wesley Hall Elected Treasurer of National Criminal Defense Bar (Movers & Shakers, Nov. 5, 2012)

by Arkansas Business Staff  on Monday, Nov. 5, 2012 12:00 am  

Diane SkinnerDirector of Interprofessional EducationUniversity of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

Education

Rick McMullen has been appointed director of the Arkansas High-Performance Computing Center at the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville. McMullen was the former director of research computing at the University of Kansas in Lawrence.

Diane Skinner has been named director of interprofessional education at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in Little Rock. The new position was created to improve learning opportunities and programs that encourage collaboration through various health care disciplines.

Olaf Hoerschelmann has joined the University of Arkansas at Little Rock as the director of the School of Mass Communication. Hoerschelmann was previously graduate program coordinator for the Department of Communication Studies at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston. In 2006, Hoerschelmann wrote a book on quiz shows in American culture.

Health Care

Chris B. Barber was chosen to serve as the northeast hospital district’s delegate on the board of directors of the Arkansas Hospital Association. Barber has been president and CEO of St. Bernards Healthcare in Jonesboro since 2010.

Harry Hutchison has received the Founders Medal of Honor from the Arkansas chapter of the Healthcare Financial Management Association. Hutchison is vice president and chief financial officer for St. Bernards Healthcare.

Insurance

David J. Grimmer has been hired as senior vice president and branch manager for Regions Insurance. Before joining Regions, Grimmer was director of agency performance at Addis Intellectual Capital.

Legal

John Wesley Hall of Little Rock has been elected to serve a two-year term as treasurer of the National Criminal Defense Bar.

Grant M. Cox has joined Quattlebaum Grooms Tull & Burrow PLLC of Little Rock as an associate practicing law in the areas of oil and gas, real estate and corporate transactions.

 

 

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