Arkansas Business is proud to announce the 2022 CFO of the Year finalists and Lifetime Achievement Award winners.
This year, Jeffery Holt of Stallion Transportation Group of Beebe has earned the CFO Lifetime Achievement Award. Mike Carroll, now retired from Landmark PLC CPAs of Fort Smith, formerly Beall Barclay & Co., will receive the Lifetime Achievement Award in Accounting.
This is the 13th year that Arkansas Business has honored outstanding CFOs from around the state. Nomination forms were submitted to an independent panel of judges who met in August to determine finalists and winners.
Presented by Hogan Taylor, the 2022 CFO of the Year Awards will be hosted at the DoubleTree Little Rock as Arkansas Business Publisher Mitch Bettis and Editor Lance Turner highlight what sets these finalists apart.
Finalists and winners in each category will be honored at a special event on Nov. 2. Profiles of each of them will be published in a special supplement of Arkansas Business on Oct. 31.
CFO of the Year 2022 Finalists
CFO LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT
Jeffery Holt, Stallion Transportation Group
CFO LIFETIME IN ACCOUNTING
Mike Carroll, retired from Landmark PLC CPAs
LARGE PRIVATE COMPANY CFO FINALISTS
Jennifer Bridges, OrthoArkansas
Ashley Sims, Rock Dental Brands
Chad Ware, Central States Manufacturing Inc.
NONPROFIT ORGANIZATION CFO FINALISTS
Katie Dailey, Arkansas Humanities Council
Sylvia Murchison, Goodwill Industries of Arkansas
Phyllis Rogers, Arkansas Foundation for Medical Care
PUBLIC SECTOR/EDUCATION CFO FINALISTS
TyRhonda Henderson, City of Texarkana, Arkansas
Adam Motherwell, Beaver Water District
Gaye Manning, Southern Arkansas University Tech
HOSPITAL CFO FINALISTS
Leslie Huitt, Bradley County Medical Center
Kyle Sanders, NEA Baptist Health System
William Gorman, Arkansas Rural Health Partnership
Jeremy Jeffery, Jefferson Regional Medical Center
SMALL PRIVATE COMPANY CFO FINALISTS
Bobby Gabbard, Summerwood Partners, LLC
Joe Hafner, Arkansas Glass Container Corporation
Tom Major, Mayfair Sterling, LLC
For more information on the CFO of the Year Awards program, click here or contact Events Director Tiffany Mattzela at TMattzela@abpg.com or (501) 455-9334.