Radio's Sonny Victory Makes Segue to Real Estate (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff  on Monday, Jun. 24, 2013 12:00 am  

Sonny Victory

Femina Varghese, a psychology professor at the University of Central Arkansas at Conway, has been named the recipient of the American Psychological Association’s 2013 Division 18 Early Career Achievement Award.


Josh Mesker has been named communications director of Republican gubernatorial candidate Curtis Coleman’s executive staff. Mesker formerly served as the communications director for the Arkansas Family Council.

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Amy Blackwell has been hired as the events coordinator for the Mental Health Council of Arkansas in Little Rock. Blackwell has nearly 20 years of experience in nonprofit management and event planning. She has recently worked for the Arkansas chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals.


Timothy W. Grooms has been invited to serve on the Dean’s Advisory Council for the Bowen School of Law at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock. Grooms is a managing member of Quattlebaum Grooms Tull & Burrow PLLC of Little Rock.


Lisa Meyer has been named general manager of Simon Property Group LP’s McCain Mall in North Little Rock. Meyer has more than 20 years of management experience. She formerly served as the mall’s director of marketing and business development.


Jason Williams has been promoted to help desk supervisor at ClearPointe in Little Rock. Williams has worked for the company since September 2011. Tammy Holman has joined ClearPointe and will replace Williams as a help desk analyst I. Holman has more than 10 years of information technology experience.

Derrick Koon has joined the University of Arkansas at Little Rock’s digital strategy department as a Web developer and designer. Koon previously served as the information technology administrator at Fleming Cos., where he performed research and development for new business software.


Melissa Hendricks has been hired as the vice president of communications and development at Goodwill Industries of Arkansas Inc., which is headquartered in Little Rock. Hendricks has more than 15 years of experience in fundraising, serving organizations like the St. Vincent Foundation, Centers for Youth & Families and Pulaski Technical College. She is the current president of Arkansas’ Association of Fundraising Professionals chapter.



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