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Baptist Health Names New VP & Chief Medical Officer (Movers & Shakers)

Mackenzie Clyburn has been promoted to vice president of hospital operations at Baptist Health Medical Center-Little Rock, and Dr. David Shenker has been promoted to chief medical officer. read more >
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Shana Chaplin Joins Winthrop Rockefeller Institute

Previously the director of Engage Arkansas, Chaplin will develop and lead programs and educational services for the institute, as well as cultivate and steward relationships with partners and donors. read more >

Nick Stevens Appointed Executive Director of Creative Institute

He co-founded the Conway institute in 2020. read more >
Misty Duffy
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Stone Ward Hires Misty Duffy (Movers & Shakers)

She is the firm's new director of strategy. read more >
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Hawkins Joins Winthrop Rockefeller Institute as Chief Strategy Officer

Hawkins’ appointment comes after a 20-year career in state government, and his new role will be “developing, executing, communicating and sustaining strategic initiatives” at the institute. read more >
Alice Walton, founder of Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art and Art Bridges
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Money Well Spent (Editorial)

We tend to take news of big donations for granted. read more >
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A Spring In Our Step (Lance Turner Editor’s Note)

Regular check-ins provide opportunities to develop the strengths of your best people and can build affinity between employers and employees. read more >
Malina Tabor and Bob Tarren of the Arkansas Museum of Fine Arts in Little Rock
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Arkansas Museum of Fine Arts Adds 2 (Movers & Shakers)

The Arkansas Museum of Fine Arts has hired two for its marketing team, Malina Tabor and Bob Tarran. read more >
Marta Loyd, CEO of the Winthrop Rockefeller Institute atop Petit Jean Mountain, has a mission to keep the former governor’s legacy alive.
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Rockefeller Groups Live Up to Rich NameLock Icon

Almost 50 years after Winthrop Rockefeller died, the three nonprofits seeded by his fortune are evolving their missions for doing good in Arkansas, the nation and the world read more >
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McKuin Named to Rockefeller Institute Board (Movers & Shakers)

Bob McKuin of Little Rock has been appointed to a three-year term on the board of directors of the Winthrop Rockefeller Institute on Petit Jean Mountain. read more >
Matt Waller

Matt Waller Joins Winthrop Rockefeller Institute Board

Matt Waller, dean of the Sam M. Walton College of Business at the University of Arkansas, has accepted a three-year appointment to the Winthrop Rockefeller Institute Board of Directors. read more >
Mandy Osburn and James Hopper of the Winthrop Rockefeller Institute in Morrilton.
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Rockefeller Institute Hires Osburn, Hopper (Movers & Shakers)

The Winthrop Rockefeller Institute in Morrilton has added two new members to its executive team. Mandy Osburn is the new chief financial officer and James Hopper is the new director of programs. read more >
Government & Politics

4th Under 40 Forum to Explore Racial Equity

The fourth annual Under 40 Forum will take place Thursday and Friday at the Winthrop Rockefeller Institute on Petit Jean Mountain. read more >
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Under 40 Forum Aims to Raise Positive Awareness of Arkansas

Participants in this year's Under 40 Forum this week presented recommendations to the governor and legislative leaders for increasing positive awareness about Arkansas inside and outside the state's borders. read more >
The UA System’s eVersity recently earned accreditation from the U.S. Department of Education, said Michael Moore, the chief academic and operating officer for eVersity.

Online Programs Gain Users in Arkansas

Michael Moore, chief academic and operating officer at eVersity, the University of Arkansas System’s online-only university, loves to show how the availability of online education can change lives. read more >
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Arkansas Community Foundation Adds Lauren Morris (Movers & Shakers)

Lauren Morris has joined the Arkansas Community Foundation in Little Rock as affiliate program director. read more >
Gary Greene

Gary Greene Retires from Rockefeller Institute (Movers & Shakers)

Gary Greene retired earlier this month as chief financial officer, treasurer and director of finance and administration for the Winthrop Rockefeller Institute on Petit Jean Mountain near Morrilton. read more >
Agriculture & Poultry / Government & Politics

On Petit Jean, State, Cuba Leaders Talk Trade, Agriculture

Marta Loyd, executive director of the Winthrop Rockefeller Institute, says this week's Cuba roundtable gives officials a chance to talk about the challenges of establishing trade with the country. read more >
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UA Business Hall of Fame 2016: Winthrop Rockefeller (1912-1973)

Winthrop Rockefeller’s effect on the economy, community and psyche of Arkansas was sweeping, especially after becoming the first Republican governor in Arkansas since post-Civil War Reconstruction. read more >
Janet Harris

Rockefeller Institute Hires Janet Harris (Movers & Shakers)

Janet Harris began work last week as director of program for the Winthrop Rockefeller Institute on Petit Jean Mountain near Morrilton. read more >