AMFA Names 2 Curators (Movers & Shakers)

Theresa Bembnister has been promoted to curator at the Arkansas Museum of Fine Arts of Little Rock. She joined AMFA in 2020 from the Akron Art Museum in Akron, Ohio.

Catherine Walworth has been hired as the Jackye & Curtis Finch Jr. Curator of Drawings at the Arkansas Museum of Fine Arts of Little Rock. Walworth previously served as curator at the Columbia Museum of Art in Columbia, South Carolina.

Shannon Boshears has been hired as senior vice president of development of Goodwill Industries of Arkansas of Little Rock. In her new role, Boshears will focus on ensuring communication leadership, managing fundraising efforts and supporting Goodwill’s mission.


Reagan Stanford has been promoted to abuse and neglect managing attorney at Disability Rights Arkansas of Little Rock. She previously served as staff attorney.

Hall Booth Smith of Rogers has announced the following hires: Le Ann P. Box, of counsel, and Amber N. Sanders, associate attorney.

Box has experience in medical malpractice, patient safety and risk management, and years of in-house litigation management for hospitals.

Sanders has experience in the areas of products liability, premises liability, general liability, governmental liability, and professional malpractice and ethics. 

Sach Oliver of the Bailey & Oliver Law Firm of Rogers has been named president of the Arkansas Trial Lawyers Association as well as Arkansas Trial Lawyer of the Year.

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