Tagged: southern bancorp community partners

Tamika Edwards Joins Arkansas Advocates for Children & Families (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/9/2014 12:00 am

Tamika Edwards, director of public policy at Southern Bancorp Community Partners, has been hired as director of governmental affairs at Arkansas Advocates for Children & Families, based in Little Rock. Edwards was selected as an Arkansas Business 40 Under 40 honoree in 2010.

Southern Bancorp Launches Economic Development Effort in Helena

by Mark Carter 2/6/2014 9:27 am

Southern Bancorp this week unveiled its Riverside Renewal Project in Helena, part of a "trifecta of economic development tools" the rural development bank has launched in an effort to promote job growth and entrepreneurship in the Delta.

Former Lawmaker Steve Jones to Join Southern Bancorp Nonprofit as Senior VP

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/29/2013 12:00 am

As the senior vice president of programs, Jones will focus on Southern Bancorp Community Partners’ community development programs in four Arkansas and Mississippi counties. He will lead the nonprofit organization’s efforts to reduce poverty, increase employment and improve graduation rates in the region. Jones’ office is in Helena.

Former Lawmaker Steve Jones to Join Southern Bancorp Nonprofit as Senior VP

by Jan Cottingham 7/15/2013 1:08 pm

Steve Jones, a former state legislator and currently a deputy director at the Arkansas Department of Human Services, will join Southern Bancorp Community Partners as senior vice president of programs.