Dean's Leadership Council

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UAFS College of Business launched new Dean's Leadership Council, compromised of area business leaders:

The College of Business (COB) at the University of Arkansas – Fort Smith launched the Dean’s Leadership Council (DLC) on February 26, 2009, to establish, enhance and reinforce relationships between the COB and the business community. The DLC exists to help the College of Business attain its vision by providing advice and input to the dean and business faculty as they strive toward the continuous improvement of quality business education. The DLC assists the COB in the achievement of its goals through council member actions and expertise and via member linkages with businesses and the larger community.


The UAFS, College of Business, Inaugural Dean’s Leadership Council of 2009 included:

John Taylor, Sterne, Agee & Leach, Inc.; Fred Williams, Williams/Crawford and Associates; Rusty Mysers, Western Arkansas Planning and Development Distrtic, Inc.; Dr. Paul Beran, UA Fort Smith; Linda Schmidt, Southern Wholesale, Inc.; Jeffrey Johnston, St. Edward Health System; Doug Babb, Cooper Clinic; Leah Aikey, Ernst & Young, LLP; Cliff Beckham, USA Truck, Inc.; George Moschner, Baldor Electric Company; Bill Hanesworth, Rheem Manufacturing; Bob Meyers, Arkansas Best Corporation (retired); Susan Grobmyer, Bank of the Ozarks; Rick Beauchamp, Norris Taylor & Co.; Brenda Altman, Business Insurance Consultants, Inc.; Mark Rumsey, Zero Mountain, Inc.; Doug Rogers III, Bruce-Rogers Company; Dr. Steve Williams, College of Business; Judy McReynolds, Arkansas Best Corporation (not shown); Bill Hanna, Hanna Oil & Gas Company (not shown); Sam Sicard, First National Bank of Fort Smith (not shown).



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DLC Charter
Member Responsibilities
Executive In Residence Program