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Lee Anne Eddy Takes New Executive Roles at Arkansas Children's Hospital

Lee Anne Eddy became senior vice president and chief nursing officer at Arkansas Children's Hospital on Dec. 15. She previously served as vice president of Ambulatory Care Services at ACH. In her new role, Eddy is responsible for supporting and advancing Children's Hospital's quality work plan, building effective clinical teams and designing an effective and efficient patient care delivery system. read more >

Network Data Services Promotes Ryan Flynn to President (Movers & Shakers)

Ryan Flynn has been named president of Network Data Services in North Little Rock. Ryan was promoted from within after a successful 15-year career with the company. read more >

Sally Murphy Steps Up at Life & Specialty (Movers & Shakers)

Sally Murphy has been promoted to vice president, associate general counsel, chief compliance officer and assistant secretary at Life & Specialty Ventures LLC in Little Rock. Murphy has more than 20 years of experience in the insurance industry, including stops at Mass Mutual and AIG. read more >

Mandy Richardson Returns to Little Rock Soiree

Mandy Richardson is rejoining Little Rock Soiree, a sister publication of Arkansas Business, as its advertising director. Richardson has held sales and marketing positions with Arkansas Business Publishing Group twice before, each time growing her target publication's market share and increasing revenue. read more >

Bruce Sikes Named New Chancellor of Arkansas Tech-Ozark

After having served as the acting chancellor for Arkansas Technical University-Ozark since July 1, Bruce Sikes was confirmed in October by the board of trustees as the university's new chancellor. read more >

Dennis Matlock To Chair Harding's Chemistry Dept. (Movers & Shakers)

Dennis Matlock, associate professor of biochemistry and molecular biology, will become chair of the chemistry department at Harding University in Searcy. Matlock holds a doctorate in biochemistry and molecular biology from Saint Louis University and an MBA in management and business ethics from Harding. read more >

Graham Cobb Enters Little Rock Regional Chamber as New Chief Operating Officer

Graham Cobb has joined the Little Rock Regional Chamber of Commerce as its new chief operating officer. A Little Rock native, Cobb will run the day-to-day operations of the business lobbying group. read more >

Becky Campbell Moves from Governor's Mansion to Arkansas Foodbank (Movers & Shakers)

Becky Barnes Campbell has joined the Arkansas Foodbank in Little Rock as special events coordinator. Formerly the executive assistant to Arkansas first lady Ginger Beebe, Campbell is responsible for planning and executing all special events and fundraising projects for the Foodbank. read more >

Christi Batts Will Keep Henderson State Name Visible in Hot Springs

As director of Hot Springs Academic Initiatives, Christi Batts will help Henderson State University establish and maintain a physical presence in the Hot Springs area. As part of this, she'll manage the day-to-day operations of the site's educational offerings. read more >

William Fletcher Moves to EVP, COO Office at Kinco (Movers & Shakers)

William Fletcher has been promoted to executive vice president and COO at Kinco Constructors in Little Rock. read more >