Movers & Shakers

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Neurosurgeon Kelly-Ann Patrice Joins UAMS (Movers & Shakers)

Dr. Kelly-Ann Patrice has been hired as a neurosurgeon at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in Little Rock. read more >

Mercy Adds Physician, Oncologists in Fort Smith (Mercy Movers & Shakers)

Dr. Rajesh Mourya has been hired as a critical care physician at Mercy Hospital Fort Smith. Drs. Runa Shrestha and Aliakbar Rashid Dadla have been hired as hematologists and oncologists at Mercy Clinic Oncology. read more >

Crystal Johnson Earns Credit from U.S. Chamber of Commerce (Movers & Shakers)

Crystal Johnson has graduated from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation's Institute for Organization Management, which consists of 96 hours of course instruction in nonprofit management. read more >

Rich Macy Promoted to COO at USAble Life (Movers & Shakers)

Macy will oversee the company's life, disability and worksite business, dental operations, technology and human resource functions. read more >

Onyedika Ilonze Takes Heart at Baptist Health (Movers & Shakers)

Dr. Onyedika Ilonze has joined the cardiovascular team at Baptist Health Heart Failure & Transplant Institute in Little Rock. read more >

All Eyes on Kirk Warden, Matthew Jones (NEA Movers & Shakers)

Kirk Warden has been promoted to president of LaCroix Precision Optics in Batesville. Dr. Matthew Jones has been named the national Young Optometrist of the Year by the American Optometric Association. read more >

Strange, Spiehs Added to UA Little Rock Athletics (Movers & Shakers)

Maggie Strange has been hired as academic coordinator for the University of Arkansas at Little Rock's athletics department, and R.D. Spiehs has been hired as assistant baseball coach. read more >

David Erstine Joins United Federal Credit Union Board (Movers & Shakers)

David Erstine has been named an associate board director for the United Federal Credit Union, which is based in Michigan but has branches in Arkansas. read more >

Attorneys Craig Cockrell, Joseph Gates Picked for National Organizations (Movers & Shakers)

Craig Cockrell has been accepted into the inaugural class of the Heart of America Fellows Institute of the American College of Trust & Estate Counsel. Joseph Gates of the Paul Byrd Law Firm has been selected to represent Arkansas on the national board of governors of the American Association for Justice. read more >

Judy McReynolds Recognized by CEO Connection (Movers & Shakers)

Judy McReynolds has been named among the Top 25 2018 Most Influential Women of the Mid-Market by the CEO Connection. read more >