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Denise Fisher Prepares for New Role as Head of Harding's Family & Consumer Sciences Department

Denise Fisher will succeed Beth Wilson as chairman of Harding University's Department of Family & Consumer Sciences effective Aug. 1. read more >

Kim Kirkman Moves Up at Harding's American Studies Insitute (Movers & Shakers)

Kim Kirkman has been named associate executive director of the American Studies Institute at Harding University in Searcy, replacing Bob Reely, who has held the position for 26 years. read more >

Steve Bauman Joins Rose Law Firm (Movers & Shakers)

Steve Bauman has joined the Rose Law Firm in Little Rock. He comes with experience in the areas of trusts, estate planning, real estate and taxation. read more >

Jerry Spratt Honored by Arkansas Society of Certified Public Accountains

Jerry Spratt of Maumelle is a certified public accountant and certified fraud examiner who spent 38 years with the Arkansas Division of Legislative Audit. As assistant legislative auditor and legislative audit administrator between 1980 and 2006, he was involved with more than 1,000 government audits that found shortages and obtained more than 100 confessions. read more >

Nathan Rutledge Promoted at Crews & Associates

Nathan Rutledge has worked in the public finance department at Crews & Associates of Little Rock since 2009 in roles that have included in-house attorney, investment banker, financial analyst and business development officer. read more >

Executive Moves Made at Simmons First Investment Group (Movers & Shakers)

Carolyn May has joined Simmons First Investment Group in Little Rock and Ken Adams, David Seay, Joe France, Reed Willett and Angela Johnson have been promoted. read more >

Thomas Schueck Receives Rector Memorial Award for Distinguished Civic Achievement

Thomas B. Schueck, president and CEO of Lexicon Inc. of Little Rock, was recently presented with the 2014 William F. Rector Memorial Award for Distinguished Civic Achievement from Fifty for the Future, a civic organization of Pulaski County business leaders. read more >

Eagle Bank's Jeff Lynch Takes Seat on Federal Reserve Council (Movers & Shakers)

Jeff Lynch, president and CEO of Eagle Bank & Trust in Heber Springs, has been appointed to a three year term on the Community Depository Institutions Advisory Council of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis. read more >

UAMS Unveils Dr. Joycelyn Elders Portrait, Launches Endowment Campaign

Dr. Joycelyn Elders, the former U.S. surgeon general, has been honored with a portrait commissioned by the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Fay W. Boozman College of Public Health Advisory Council. The portrait was unveiled in a ceremony April 7 at UAMS. read more >

McDaniel Promoted at UAMS Communications Office, Epoch Adds to Staff in Conway

Angi McDaniel has been promoted to associate director of marketing in the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Office of Communications & Marketing. read more >