Movers & Shakers

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Timothy Burcham Named Dean of ASU Agri College (Movers & Shakers)

Timothy N. Burcham has been named dean of the College of Agriculture & Technology at Arkansas State University. Here are some more Movers & Shakers. read more >

Muhammad A. Kahn Takes Promotion with White River Health System (Super Mover)

As chief medical information officer of the White River Health System in Batesville, Kahn will collaborate with different physicians to change and simplify the flow of electronic health records, which will decrease work for staff and improve the quality of patient care. read more >

Brenda Ponsford Poised To Take Over School of Business at Henderson State (Super Mover)

Brenda Ponsford was named dean of Henderson State University's School of Business following a nationwide search late last year. She will replace Interim Dean Louis Dawkins, who played a pivotal role in the school's 2013 AACSB International reaffirmation. read more >

Michael McGibbony Named SVP at Signet6 Network Services (Super Mover)

Michael McGibbony is named senior vice president of managed service accounts at Signet6 Network Services, where he'll lead an assortment of projects. read more >

Dennis Wilson Named Associate at BRR Architecture (Movers & Shakers)

Dennis Wilson of Bentonville has been promoted to the position of associate by BRR Architecture. Also: More promotions and job changes from other industries throughout Arkansas. read more >

Kudos: Sparks Wound Care Center Gets Distinction Award

The Sparks Health System's Wound Care & Hyperbaric Center has been honored with the Center of Distinction award by Healogics Inc., one of the largest wound-care providers in the United States. read more >

James Kimbrough To Lead Washington Regional Foundation (Super Mover)

As executive director at the Washington Regional Foundation, James Kimbrough will be responsible for overseeing the organization's biggest operations and philanthropic efforts. read more >

Tamika Edwards Named to Federal Reserve Advisory Council (Movers & Shakers)

Tamika Edwards has been appointed to a three-year term on the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis' Community Development Advisory Council. read more >

Super Mover: John English Named Dean of UA College of Engineering

Terry Martin has served as interim dean of the College of Engineering since July 2012. The previous dean, Ashok Saxena, served for nine years before leaving to accept the role of senior leader at a research university in India. English's term will officially begin July 1. read more >

Movers & Shakers: Robert Johnson Joins Staff at Garver

Robert Johnson has joined the energy group staff of Garver LLC in North Little Rock as a senior project manager. Johnson has 30 years of experience in engineering and was employed with Arkansas Electric Cooperative Corp. from 1983 to 2013. read more >