Hutchinson Makes Appointments to SAU, Tech Boards of Trustees (Movers & Shakers)

Monty Harrington, Magnolia market president for Farmers Bank & Trust, has been appointed by Gov. Asa Hutchinson to the Southern Arkansas University board of trustees. Harrington graduated from the university in 1993 and replaces Steve Keith. In 2009, Harrington was named to Arkansas Business’ 40 Under 40 list.


Charles Blanchard has been elected by his fellow trustees as chairman of the Arkansas Tech University board of trustees for 2018. Blanchard is chairman and chief executive officer of First State Bank of Russellville and was first elected to the board in 2009.

Stephanie Duffield has been named to the ATU board of trustees by Gov. Asa Hutchinson. Duffield is a special projects coordinator for Blackstone Construction LLC of Russellville and succeeds former Chairman Leigh Whiteside.


See more of this week's Movers & Shakers, and submit your own announcement at ArkansasBusiness.com/Movers.