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UAMS Anesthesiology Department Gains New Chair (Movers & Shakers)

Williams Brooks Gentry has been appointed chair of the Department of Anesthesiology at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in Little Rock, effective July 1. read more >

Shearle Furnish Named Founding Dean of New College at UALR

After a national search, Shearle Furnish has been named the founding dean of the new College of Arts, Letters & Sciences at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock. His appointment will take effect July 1. read more >

Methodist Family Health Foundation Gains Three on Board (Movers & Shakers)

Laura Borg of Little Rock, Rev. Wayne Clark of Conway and Tara Wright of Fayetteville have joined the board of directors of Methodist Family Health Foundation of Little Rock, a 115-year-old nonprofit that provides psychiatric and behavioral health care to children and families in Arkansas. read more >

Dr. Charles Corey Scott Takes Charge as Medical Director of St. Vincent North

Dr. Charles Corey Scott assumed his new duties as medical director for the emergency department at St. Vincent North in Sherwood on April 1 read more >

Tracy Tidwell Team of Conway Earns Leaders Circle Title (Movers & Shakers)

Tracy Tidwell and the Tracy Tidwell Team of ERA Henley Real Estate in Conway have been awarded a Leaders' Circle designation by ERA Franchise Systems LLC. The designation means the team achieved 65 total closed units or $200,000 in adjusted gross commission in 2013. In addition to Tracy Tidwell, the team includes George Heintzen, Mark Tidwell, Tanya Moix, Susan Jarvis and Luke Thomas. read more >

Kim Rosson To Lead Nonprofit Raising Funds for North Arkansas Regional Medical Center

Kim Rosson as executive director will lead the North Arkansas Medical Foundation of Harrison, which raises money for the North Arkansas Regional Medical Center. read more >

Promotions Bloom at Aromatique Inc. (Movers & Shakers)

Judy Balderree, previously vice president of retail sales, has been promoted to executive vice president of merchandizing and design at Aromatique Inc. of Heber Springs. Carlton Collier, previously vice president of sales and marketing, has been promoted to EVP of product development and strategic marketing. read more >

Ben Hollowell Promoted to ATG USA President

Ben Hollowell was promoted to president in March, and his legal training is expected to augment his accounting knowledge as he works with all of the company's divisions. read more >

New Hires Saddle Up at Livestock Show Association (Movers & Shakers)

Sherman Lites has been hired as livestock administrator by the Arkansas Livestock Show Association of Little Rock, and Will Hornburg has been hired as director of sales and promotions. read more >

Luke Mattingly Moves Up the Chain to President/CEO at CareLink

CareLink serves six counties in central Arkansas at the Area Agency on Aging, which provides services like Meal on Wheels, Medicare counseling and respite care. read more >