UAFS Foundation Board

The University of Arkansas - Fort Smith Foundation gratefully acknowledges the time, talent, and resources that its Board of Directors gives to the University. These dedicated volunteers help raise significant funds for the University’s priority needs, oversee the Foundation’s multi-million dollar investment portfolio, and guide the fundraising staff by establishing fundraising and gift acceptance policies. Their help and support is a vital part of the success of our educational enterprise.
 

Officers

Tim Shields, Chair

Community & Business Relationship Advisor, Arvest Bank

 

Doug Babb, Vice Chair
CEO, Cooper Clinic, P.A. (retired)

 

David Cravens, Treasurer
City President, Regions Bank

 

Dr. Rebecca A Fleck, Secretary
Chief Medical Officer, Cooper Clinic, P.A. (retired)

Directors

Leo Anhalt
President and CEO, SSI Inc.

 

Rick Beauchamp
Partner, Norris Taylor & Company, CPAs

 

Dr. Steve-Felix Belinga
Owner and Neurologist, The Belinga Clinic

 

Lyn Caselman
Safety Officer, Forsgren, Inc. (retired)

 

Steve Clark
Founder/CEO, Propak, Inc.

 

William J. Cooper
President, Farrell Cooper Mining Company

 

Carl Davis
Owner, Davis Iron & Metal

 

Jason Green
Vice President, Human Resources, Baldor Electric Co.  

 

Michael Hadley
Owner/Operator, McDonalds

 

Bill Hanna
President, Hanna Oil and Gas Company

 

Drew Harmon
Attorney at Law, Drew Harmon, PLC

 

Frank Hug, Jr.
Owner, Hug Chevrolet Buick GM

 

Rebecca Hurst
Attorney at Law, Smith Hurst, PLC

 

George "Trey" Jackson III
EVP and CAO, Pruitt

 

Brice Jones
Vice President of Industrial Sales, BAUER Compressors Inc.

 

Ken Kilgore
Owner, Victoria Healthcare Properties

 

Rep. James Richardson  
Arkansas House of Representatives

 

Ben Shipley III
Attorney at Robertson, Beasley, Shipley & Redd, PLLC

 

Stanhope Wilkinson
Chief Executive Officer, Farmers Bank

 

Kim Wohlford
Executive Director, Next Step Homeless Services

 

Dr. Brenda Yelvington
Freelance Photographer and Life Coach

 

Robert A. Young III
Investments

Legal Counsel

Eric Pendergrass
Attorney at Law, Smith, Cohen, & Horan PLC