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Arkansas Foundation for Medical Care Names Two to Exec Positions (Movers & Shakers)

Dr. Chad Rodgers is now vice president and chief medical officer of the Arkansas Foundation for Medical Care in Little Rock, and Dr. Elena Davis has been named appointed medical director. read more >

Marnetta Jones Named Surgical Services Director at White River Medical Center in Batesville

Marnetta Jones is responsible for managing safe, effective care to surgery patients. White River Medical Center's surgical services department has 13 operating/procedure rooms, more than 20 surgeons and more than 75 employees. More than 11,000 surgeries are performed annually at WRMC. read more >

Chris Arnold Named New Associate Attorney at Hope Trice O'Dwyer & Wilson (Movers & Shakers)

Chris Arnold has joined the Hope Trice O'Dwyer & Wilson law firm in Little Rock as an associate attorney practicing family, business and commercial, insurance, real estate and construction law. He was previously assistant general manager of Quality Petroleum Inc. read more >

Lori Case Melton Advances to Market President for First Service Bank

A 30-year veteran of the banking industry has been named president of the Conway market and commercial loan officer by First Service Bank of Greenbrier, a bank with $250 million in assets. read more >

Leigh Ann Biernat Joins Stephens as SVP (Movers & Shakers)

Eric Valderrama, Kristie Shirkavand, Celia Antoun, Vance Baronowski and Nick Guerrieri have joined ClearPointe of Little Rock. read more >

Arkansas Community Foundation Elects Three to Board of Directors (Movers & Shakers)

Ramsay Ball of Bentonville, Don Greenland of Conway and Andy Peeler of Jonesboro have been elected to the board of directors of the Arkansas Community Foundation of Little Rock. read more >

Rodney Parks Steps in as Senior Director at UAFS

As senior director of major and planned gifts, Rodney Parks leads a staff of five at the University of Arkansas at Fort Smith Foundation. He is responsible for growing the university's donor base in the areas of planned giving, major gifts, annual giving and advancement services. read more >

Jayme Martindale Named Controller for Colliers

An accountant with 27 years of experience in both public and private accounting, Martindale was most recently employed at Windstream Communications as a senior accountant. read more >

Mark Barnett Added To Manage Audits at Jones & Co.

Mark P. Barnett Jr., a certified public accountant, has been hired as an audit manager with Jones & Co. Ltd. in Jonesboro. Barnett's areas of expertise include external audits of small businesses, construction companies and financial institutions as well as small business consulting. read more >

Cardiologist Al Madani Added to Sparks Health (Movers & Shakers)

Al Madani will treat patients who are at risk of or have symptoms of cardiovascular diseases, such as heart failure or heart valve problems, in addition to patients who suffer from leg ulcers and peripheral arterial disease, which can cause reduced blood flow to limbs. read more >