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Pulaski Tech Foundation Appoints New Board Chairman (Movers & Shakers)

Dan Oberste has been appointed chairman of the board of the Pulaski Technical College Foundation, and Oscar David Washington Jr. is the board's newest member. read more >

Dusty Middleton Moves to Stone Bank in Harrison (Movers & Shakers)

Dusty Middleton has been hired as senior vice president, senior lending officer and Harrison market manager for Stone Bank of Mountain View. read more >

St. Bernards Director Recognized; Crye-Leike Adds Long to Jonesboro Office (Movers & Shakers)

Randy Veach will serve a ninth term as president and Rich Hillman a ninth term as vice president of Arkansas Farm Bureau. read more >

Dr. Stavros Manolagas Receives Award for VA Work (Movers & Shakers)

Dr. Stavros Manolagas has been named the 2016 recipient of the Veterans Administration Biomedical Laboratory Research & Development Service's highest honor, the William S. Middleton Award. read more >

Two UAMS Instructors Recognized by American Academy of Nursing (Movers & Shakers)

Patricia A. Cowan, dean of the College of Nursing at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, and Debra Jeffs, adjunct assistant professor in the College of Nursing, were inducted Oct. 22 as Fellows of the American Academy of Nursing in Little Rock. read more >

A-State President Chuck Welch Gains Seat on National Board (Movers & Shakers)

Charles “Chuck” Welch, president of the Arkansas State University System, based in Little Rock, has been elected to the board of the American Association of State Colleges & Universities for 2017. read more >

Former District Judge David Stewart Joins Danielson Law Firm (Movers & Shakers)

Stewart was also previously executive director of the Arkansas Judicial Discipline & Disability Commission. read more >

Tanya James Moves to VP Role at Arvest (Movers & Shakers)

Tanya James has been promoted to vice president, private banking adviser at Arvest Bank in Little Rock. read more >

Joseph Baxter Promoted at at Arkansas Rehabilitation Services (Movers & Shakers)

Joseph Baxter has been promoted to deputy commissioner at Arkansas Rehabilitation Services in Little Rock. He was previously chief fiscal officer. read more >

Loggins & Sweat Added to Arkansas Center for Health Improvement Staff (Movers & Shakers)

Randy Loggins and Michelle Sweat have been hired at the Arkansas Center for Health Improvement in Little Rock. read more >