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Emily Gassman Joins Arkansas Foodbank (Movers & Shakers)

Emily Gassman has been hired as the community development coordinator at the Arkansas Foodbank in Little Rock. She was most recently the communications director for Girl Scouts Diamonds of Arkansas, Oklahoma & Texas. read more >

Three Advance at Pollution Management (Movers & Shakers)

Daniel Clark, Tony Scott and Greg Wells have been promoted principals at Pollution Management Inc., an engineering and environmental consulting firm with offices in Little Rock and Springdale. read more >

Regions Bank Adds Marlin Evans to Wealth Management (Movers & Shakers)

Marlin Evans has joined the private wealth management team at Regions Bank in Little Rock as a personal trust specialist. read more >

Rose Law Firm Adjusts Legal Team with Promotions, New Hires (Movers & Shakers)

David S. Mitchell Jr. and Karen “Betsy” Turner have become members of the Rose Law Firm in Little Rock, and Cynthia Blankenship and Jim Fowler have joined the firm as of counsel attorneys. Jacob White has been hired as an associate attorney. read more >

Leslie Mann Joins Conway Regional Health System (Movers & Shakers)

Leslie Mann has joined Conway Regional Health System as a physician liaison, in which role she will focus on network development as part of the medical staff administration department. Mann has a bachelor's degree in business administration from the University of Central Arkansas at Conway and is working toward an MBA there. read more >

Connie Meeks Promoted at Blue Cross Blue Shield (Movers & Shakers)

Dr. Connie Meeks has been promoted to vice president and chief medical officer for Arkansas Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Little Rock. read more >

Donna Gullette Honored by UAMS Women's Faculty Development Caucus (Movers & Shakers)

Donna Gullette, associate dean for practice and professor at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences College of Nursing, received the 2016 Outstanding Woman Faculty Award from the UAMS Women's Faculty Development Caucus. read more >

Gary Edwards Made Partner at BKD (Movers & Shakers)

Gary A. Edwards has been elected partner at BKD LLP effective Tuesday, and Kyle L. Elmore and Keith Lindsey were promoted to senior manager in April. read more >

J. Kelly Robbins Hired as EVP at State Chapter of Contractors Association (Movers & Shakers)

J. Kelly Robbins has been named the executive vice president of the Arkansas Chapter of the Associated General Contractors of America, based in Little Rock. read more >

North Arkansas Regional Medical Center Names New Critical Care Manager (Movers & Shakers)

DeLana Dawn Shoemake, a registered nurse, has been promoted to critical care manager at North Arkansas Regional Medical Center in Harrison, where she is responsible for nursing services and patient care for all patients in the critical care, step down and pediatric units. read more >