Movers & Shakers

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Blick to Chair National Alliance of Preservation Commissions (Movers & Shakers)

Patricia Blick is the executive director of the Quapaw Quarter Association and was previously assistant director of the Arkansas Historic Preservation Program. read more >

Kerr Takes Chairman's Seat for National Association of Insurance Commissioners (Movers & Shakers)

Allen Kerr of Little Rock, the state insurance commissioner, has been named chairman of the Market Regulation & Consumer Affairs Committee of the National Association of Insurance Commissioners in Kansas City, Missouri. read more >

Gill Ragon Owen Promotes Beach, Hires Dennis (Movers & Shakers)

Robert Beach has been named shareholder and director of Gill Ragon Owen in Little Rock. read more >

Gauger, Lee Advance at Arkansas Blue Cross & Blue Shield (Movers & Shakers)

Tim Gauger has been promoted to senior vice president and chief legal officer for Arkansas Blue Cross & Blue Shield in Little Rock, and Sherri Lee has been named manager of clinical services and population health for BlueAdvantage national accounts. read more >

Pulaski County Medical Society Elects Qureshi as President (Movers & Shakers)

Dr. Amir Qureshi has been elected president of the Pulaski County Medical Society for 2018. read more >

Brock Joins McIlroy Keen Goodman; HoganTaylor Promotes Pair to Partner (Movers & Shakers)

John Brock has joined McIlroy Keen Goodman in Little Rock as a staff accountant. Ginger Meister and Cale W. Turner have been made partners of the HoganTaylor public accounting firm. read more >

Mary Gunter Takes Interim Leadership Role at Arkansas Tech (Movers & Shakers)

Mary B. Gunter took office as interim chief of staff in the office of the president at Arkansas Tech University effective Jan. 2. read more >

Mohammad Abrar Alam Regarded for Biosciences Work (A-State Movers & Shakers)

Mohammad Abrar Alam, assistant professor of chemistry at Arkansas State University in Jonesboro, was recently recognized by the Arkansas Biosciences Institute with its New Investigator of the Year award for 2017. read more >

Tina Archer to Lead Sales at Fayetteville Town Center (NWA Movers & Shakers)

Tina Archer has been hired by Experience Fayetteville as director of sales of the Fayetteville Town Center, an event venue. read more >

J.D. Lowery Takes Director Spot on Southern Economic Board (Movers & Shakers)

J.D. Lowery of Electric Cooperatives of Arkansas has been named state director for Arkansas on the board of directors of the Southern Economic Development Council of Atlanta. read more >