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Scott Rowland of Magnolia Named New President of Forest Landowners Association

Scott Rowland recently became president of the Forest Landowners Association, based in Atlanta and comprising more than 5,000 members. The association advocates for the rights of private landowners in regard to open markets for forest products and supports them regardless of size, corporate structure, location, certification or tax classification. Rowland will serve as the FLA's president until his term expires in June 2017. read more >

Former FBI Specialist Cyrus Smith Takes Over Public Safety at University of the Ozarks (Movers & Shakers)

Cyrus Smith has been named the University of the Ozarks' new director of public safety, replacing Jeannette Willis, who retired this month. Smith's duties began July 1. A 2006 graduate of the university, Smith had worked as an investigative specialist with the FBI in San Antonio, Texas, since 2010. read more >

Jessica Middleton-Kurylo Named Development Director at Oleen Pinnacle

As director of corporate development and a general counsel member at Oleen Pinnacle Healthcare Consulting in Little Rock, Middleton-Kurylo will aid in both corporate development and emerging state health care laws. Operational since 1988, OPHC provides business and information technology services to the health care industry, including core claims and administration systems, IT staffing and management software read more >

Two Recognized at North Arkansas Regional Medical Center (Movers & Shakers)

Dr. Andrew Coble, who came to North Arkansas Regional Medical Center in Harrison as a general surgeon in 2012, has been recognized by the American Board of Surgery as a board-certified surgeon. Coble also recently passed his oral exam in New Orleans to become a board-certified fellow of the American College of Surgeons. read more >

Barbara Graves Joins Strategic Technologies as Marketing VP

As vice president of marketing and development, Barbara Graves will focus on developing new accounts for Strategic Technologies Corp., which helps clients improve risk management and service levels by offering an array of tech services, software and platforms aimed at multiple industries. read more >

McClelland Consulting Engineers Adds Three to Fayetteville Office (Movers & Shakers)

Adam Lesso, William Fellows and Nick Batker have been hired by McClelland Consulting Engineers Inc. and will work from its Fayetteville office. read more >

Children's Hospital Names Tamara Perry Director of Telemedicine (Movers & Shakers)

Dr. Tamara Perry has been promoted to medical director of telemedicine at Arkansas Children's Hospital in Little Rock. Perry, who specializes in allergies and asthma, has been with the hospital since 2004. Shawn Harwell was also promoted by ACH to administrative director of telemedicine after five years of managing the hospital's media services. read more >

Andy Wilson Moves In as President of Rausch Coleman Homes

Wilson's experience in operations and human resources will help Rausch Coleman Homes as it begins exploring possible divisions in Texas, among other states. Rausch Coleman Homes is the 43rd-largest homebuilder in the United States. read more >

Roller Funeral Homes Moves Three to Manager Roles (Movers & Shakers)

Angelia Cunningham, Jim Anding and Mike Frazier have been promoted to manager positions at three Roller Funeral Homes locations. read more >

Former ABC Director Michael Langley Joins Barber Law Firm

Michael Langley has joined the Barber Law Firm as an attorney. He most recently served as director of the Arkansas Alcoholic Beverage Control Division from 2007 to 2015. read more >