Arkansas Elecric Cooperative Companies Promote Maria Smedley (Movers & Shakers) by Arkansas Business Staff Posted 11/19/2012 12:00 am Updated 2 years ago Maria Smedley has been promoted to vice president of human resources at the Arkansas Electric Cooperative Corp. and Arkansas Electric Cooperatives Inc. in Little Rock. Want the Full Article? Get Unlimited Archive Access for $19.95 per Year Readers must pay to access stories older than 20 days. Purchase Now Already have archive access? Login to view this article.