Ember Strange to Lead UCA Foundation (Movers & Shakers)


Ember Strange, University of Central Arkansas Foundation
Ember Strange, University of Central Arkansas Foundation
Dr. Gail Reede Jones, Arkansas Urology
Dr. Gail Reede Jones, Arkansas Urology
Linsley Kinkade, Winrock International
Linsley Kinkade, Winrock International

Ember Strange has been named executive director of the University of Central Arkansas Foundation in Conway.

Strange previously worked for the city of Little Rock as comptroller and later as assistant director of finance.


Dr. Gail Reede Jones will be the honoree at the Arkansas Prostate Cancer Foundation’s 2019 Blue Ribbon Bash on Aug. 22 at the Statehouse Convention Center in Little Rock.

Jones has been a practicing urologist for more than 38 years and has been associated with Arkansas Urology since its inception in 1996. She earned her medical degree from Meharry Medical College in Nashville, Tennessee, and completed her urological surgery residency at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine.


Linsley Kinkade has been promoted to senior director of U.S. programs at Winrock International of Little Rock. She was previously Winrock’s deputy director.


Heather Baker, publisher of AY magazine and Arkansas Money & Politics will be honored in October as the 2019 recipient of the Woman of the Year award from Women’s Own Worth, a Little Rock charity for victims of domestic violence and survivors of violent crime.


Julie Austin has been named marketing coordinator for the Humane Society of Pulaski County, where she volunteered for more than a year.


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