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Arkansas Urban Forestry Council Elevates Two to Leadership Roles (Movers & Shakers)

Danielle Shasteen of Bentonville and Daniel Hurst of Dumas have been re-elected to the board of directors of the Arkansas Urban Forestry Council for a second three-year term. read more >

Jim Matchett Named Office Manager at Stuck Associates (Movers & Shakers)

Jim Matchett joined the company in February as an architectural project manager and designer after spending two years with BES Design Build in Little Rock. read more >

Generations Bank Promotes Two in Camden (Movers & Shakers)

Jennifer Garcia and Dana Ferguson, loan officers at Generations Bank in Camden, have been promoted to vice president/mortgage loan officer and assistant vice president/loan officer. read more >

Pair Promoted at Arkansas Blue Cross & Blue Shield (Movers & Shakers)

Dan Petroff and Rhonda Carroll were recently promoted to manager of customer service applications and manager of BlueCard and regular business claims at Arkansas Blue Cross & Blue Shield. read more >

Benny Gooden Named to Exec Position at Arkansas Colleges of Health Education (Movers & Shakers)

Gooden recently retired as superintendent of the Fort Smith School District, a role he held for 30 years. He has also served in public relations for 50 years as a teacher and building/central office administrator. read more >

Kathleen McDonald Accepts Committee Seats at Arkansas Bar Association (Movers & Shakers)

Kathleen McDonald, managing partner of Beacon Legal Group PLLC, has been appointed to the Arkansas Bar Association's website/technology, social media and women in the profession committees. read more >

Rhonna Wade Takes Director Slot at Arkansas Community Foundation (Movers & Shakers)

Rhonna Wade of Little Rock has been named one of two statewide outreach directors at Arkansas Community Foundation. She previously was youth programs director at Just Communities of Arkansas, where she facilitated workshops creating more inclusive communities. read more >

Amber Crouch To Lead Crews & Associates Compliance Team (Movers & Shakers)

Amber Crouch recently joined the compliance team at Crews & Associates Inc. of Little Rock as the new senior compliance officer. read more >

Conway Regional Adds Ahmed Ali to Med Staff (Movers & Shakers)

Dr. Ahmed A. Ali recently joined the medical staff at Conway Regional Medical Center. Ali is an internal medicine specialist and former director of the hospitalist program at Jefferson Regional Medical Center in Pine Bluff. read more >

Mackey Yokem Joins United Methodist Foundation as Grants Administrator (Movers & Shakers)

Rev. Mackey Yokem, former executive director of the office of mission and ministry for the Arkansas Conference of the United Methodist Church, recently retired as a United Methodist elder and will join the staff of the United Methodist Foundation of Arkansas as grants administrator. read more >