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National Association of Economic Educators Elect Sue Owens as President (Movers & Shakers)

Sue Owens, executive director of Economics Arkansas, a private non-profit educational organization in Little Rock, has been elected to serve as the 2016 president of the National Association of Economic Educators. Owens served as president-elect in 2015 after serving three years on the NAEE executive committee. read more >

CJRW Fills Two Positions (Movers & Shakers)

Kerry Johnsonhas been promoted to print production and traffic director in the creative division at CJRW in Little Rock. Heidi Damron has been hired by CJRW as ad coordinator in the travel and tourism division. read more >

Ryan Younger Takes New Role at Quattlebaum Grooms & Tull (Movers & Shakers)

R. Ryan Younger has been named a member of Quattlebaum Grooms & Tull PLLC in Little Rock. Younger, whose practice concentrates on civil litigation, joined the firm in 2010 after serving as a law clerk to U.S. District Judge Robert Dawson in Arkansas' Western District. read more >

Andrea Simpson Named Radiology Director at NEA Baptist Memorial (Movers & Shakers)

Andrea Simpson has been announced as the new director of radiology for NEA Baptist Memorial Hospital in Jonesboro. Simpson started as an NEA Baptist student technologist in 2004 and most recently served as radiology manager since 2011. read more >

Amanda Mathis Steps Up at Natural Resources Conservation Service (Movers & Shakers)

Amanda Mathis, formerly the district conservationist in Berryville and Searcy, has been named assistant state conservationist for the USDA's Natural Resources Conservation Service in Little Rock. read more >

Ashok Subramanian Named New Dean of UAFS College of Business (Movers & Shakers)

Ashok Subramanian, who is currently the dean and a professor of business at Buena Vista University in Iowa, has been hired as dean of the College of Business at the University of Arkansas at Fort Smith. read more >

Three Make Moves at Nabholz (Movers & Shakers)

Jeff Cumpston, Doug Bonds and Brandon Wall have achieved new positions within Nabholz Construction Services of Conway. read more >

Mark Barnett To Lead EGP in New Jonesboro Office (Movers & Shakers)

Mark Barnett Jr. has been hired to lead the new Jonesboro location of EGP PLLC Certified Public Accountants & Consultants. As branch director, Barnett will spearhead the firm's efforts in accounting, auditing and financial consulting services for businesses and individuals. read more >

Jeff Hickle Chosen To Chair Arkansas Water Works (Movers & Shakers)

Jeff Hickle has been elected chair of the northwest district of the Arkansas Water Works & Water Environment Association for 2016. read more >

Enterprising Women Magazine To Recognize Restaurateur Melanie Hoggard (Movers & Shakers)

Melanie Hoggard is a franchisee of Moe's Southwest Grill, Auntie Anne's and Cinnabon. read more >