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JA of Arkansas Statewide Executive Committee Members

Joe Felan, Ph. D. — Chairman
Associate Professor of Management
University of Arkansas at Little Rock
 
Dawn Bachman — Vice Chair
Senior Director of Global Accounting
Walmart
 
Michael Westerfield — Treasurer
CPA, FHMA
BKD, LLP Central Region
 
Cindy Westcott — Secretary
VP Regional Operations
CenterPoint Energy
 
Heather Baker
CEO
Arkansas Money & Politics Magazine
 
Jim Bailey
Sr. VP National Business & Inter-plan Relations
Arkansas Blue Cross Blue Shield
 
Joan Botts
Vice President of Marketing
Oaklawn Resort
 
David Bush
Executive Vice President Private Banking
Encore Bank
 
Bruce Cross
Senior Partner
Cross, Gunter, Witherspoon & Galchus
 
John Eichler
Vice President and Controller
Windstream Communications
 
Allen Engstrom
Owner
CFO Network
 
Tim Grooms
Managing Partner
Quattlebaum, Grooms & Tull PLLC
 
Thomas Jones
Director of Sales
AT&T
 
Eric King
VP Business Development
Centennial Bank in North Central Market
 
Patrick Laughlin
COO
iProv Web
 
Jay Meador
President Central Arkansas
Iberiabank/First Horizon Bank
 
Heather Nelson
Co-Owner and President
Seal Solar
 
Brian Pickett
Senior Director Operations Finance
Walmart (Sam's Club)
 
Drew Williams
Vice President
Baldwin & Shell Construction
 

Central Region Board Members

Tyler Choate — Chairman
Commercial Lender
Centennial Bank
 
Jonathan Rushing — Vice Chair
Chief Operating Officer
Arkansas Urology
 
Amy Porter — Treasurer
Controller
Inuvo
 
Ashley Lovercheck — Secretary
AVP, SEC Accountant
Simmons Bank
 
Larry Clark Sr.
Founder and Executive Director
Lifeskills for Youth
 
Colleen Considine
 
Amanda Copley
Marketing and Events Director
Arkansas Democrat Gazette
 
Kate Davidson
Attorney
Hilburn & Harper, Ltd.
 
Linda Felton
Senior V.P. - Retail Market Manager
Iberiabank/First Horizon Bank
 
Oscar Fuller
Association for Administration
UA Pine Bluff
 
Travis Hester
President/ Owner
Eat My Catfish
 
Samantha Klein
Human Resource Manager
3M Little Rock
 
Kim Lane
Local Relationship Lead for Career Connections
Facebook
 
Candice Lawrence
Communications Director
Arkansas State Chamber of Commerce
 
Russ Martin
SVP - Lending
Relyance Bank
 
Kristen Nicholson
Vice President of Public Relations
Mangan Holcomb Partners
 
Seyi Oluokun
Manager
Price Waterhouse Coopers
 
Magen Tune
Market Manager
Bank of America
 
McCabe Reynolds
Owner
Agency 501, Inc.
 
Steven Reynolds
Mortgage Originator
Eagle Bank Mortgage
 
Lindsay Prewitt
Business Process Manager
CenterPoint Energy
 
Hillis Schild
Community Development Sr. Rep.
Arvest Bank
 
Sandy Straessle
Senior V.P. - Customer Service
Stone Bank
 
Kelly Suen
Vice President/Sr. Private Banker
Arvest Bank
 

Northwest Region Board

Jamey Vaught — Chairman
Senior Vice President
IBERIABANK/First Horizon Bank
 
Richard Crow — Vice Chairman
VP/ Relationship Manager Commercial Banking
Regions Bank
 
Ryan Crawford — Treasurer
Commercial Banker
Arvest Bank
 
Emma Willis
Chief Operations Officer
Sootchy Inc.
 
Danny Beck
Regional Executive, NW and Central Regions
Arkansas Blue Cross Blue Shield
 
Stephanie Blevins
NWA District Representative Office of Governor Asa Hutchinson
 
Fre Breathitt
VP/Marketing Retail Manager
Simmons Bank
 
Craig Cockrell
Associate Tax Attorney
Mitchell, Williams, Selig, Gates & Woodyard, P.L.L.C.
 
Heath Cruikshank
Partner, Assurance Services
Ernst & Young LLP
 
Michael Glenn
Sr. Director H&W Operations Finance
Walmart
 
Max Harrell
Market Specialist
Generations Bank
 
Allie Hazelwood
VP Merchandise Finance & Planning
Sam's Club
 
Don Hoover
School Administrator
Bentonville Public Schools
 
Kaylee Knittig
Sales Account Manager
TopGolf
 
David McCarthy
VP, Food Service
Schuman Cheese
 
Nick Morgan
Owner
Marco's Pizza and Jersey Mike's
 
Benjamin Nice
Lifecycle Marketing, VP
Synchrony Bank
 
Erica Preston
Chief Operating Officer
Chambers Bank
 
Drew Sadler
Senior Director of Adult Beverage Merchandise Strategy
Walmart
 
Jenna Schill
AG Controller
Cargil
 
Barbara Still
Senior Vice President / Senior Regional Investment Officer
Arvest Bank
 
Robert Sutton
Senior Vice President, Projects & Retail
BNSF Logistics
 
Caleb Talley
Director of Marketing
Startup Junkie
 
Bob Wasiluk
Business Operations, IF & Cornish
Tyson Food, Inc.
 
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