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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 >

Peggy Pierson Promoted to VP at Generations Bank (Movers & Shakers)

Peggy Pierson has been promoted to vice president and loan officer at Generations Bank of Van Buren. read more >

Baldwin & Shell Promote Pair to VP Positions (Movers & Shakers)

Jeff Marcussen and Chuck Hesselbein were recently promoted to vice president of marketing and business development and vice president of estimating and pre-construction at Baldwin & Shell Construction Co. of Little Rock. read more >

Bob Qualls Named Journalism Educator of the Year by APA (Movers & Shakers)

Bob Qualls, adjunct instructor of journalism at Lyon College, recently received the Journalism Educator of the Year Award at the Arkansas Press Association's convention in Bentonville. read more >

Brent Medders Awarded for Positive Domino's Effect (Movers & Shakers)

Brent Medders, owner of 22 Domino's Pizza stores throughout Arkansas, was recently awarded the International Franchise Association Gold Franny Award for operational excellence for the fourth consecutive year. read more >

CHI St. VIncent Adds Frances Radkey to Hot Springs Village Facility (Movers & Shakers)

Dr. Frances A. Radkey recently joined the staff of CHI St. Vincent Primary Care-Village in Hot Springs Village. Radkey, a board-certified internal medicine physician, works specifically in preventive health care and in the management of chronic health issues such as diabetes, high blood pressure, thyroid disorders and heart disease. read more >