• Partners in Education Advisory Board Members

     

    2017-2018

    Sherry Sims, Rheem Inc., Chair
    Rham Cunningham, The Richland Group, Chair Elect
    Alex Sanchez, Arvest Bank, Past Chair

    Michelle Cernak, Westark Plumbing
    Beverly Elam, Centennial Bank 
    Craig Pair, Control Technologies, Inc. 
    Cap Vick, Weldon Williams and Lick
    Drake McGruder, Manufacturing Executives Association
    Lori Griffin, Principal, Ballman Elementary School
    Keri Rathbun, Principal, Kimmons Junior High School
    Tim Allen, Fort Smith Regional Chamber of Commerce
    Susan McFerran, Fort Smith Board of Education
    Dr. Doug Brubaker, Superintendent, Fort Smith Public Schools
    Zena Featherston Marshall, Executive Director of Communication and Community Partnerships, Fort Smith Public Schools

     

    Previous Chairs

    Jim Walcott, Weldon Williams & Lick, 1994-95
    Chick Boren, Planters, 1995-96
    Shirley Williams, Premier Care 1996-97
    Bob Nicodemus, Sparks 1997-98
    Karen Beaver, Metrocall 1998-1999
    James Anderson, Cox Communications 1999-2000
    Gene Clarke, Beverly Enterprises 2000-2001
    Mat Pitsch, McCourt Manufacturing 2001-02
    Van Comer, KFSM 2002-03
    Lucious Glenn, Owens-Corning 2003-04
    Ken Colley, Ken Colley & Associates, Inc. 2004-05
    Jackie Garrett, First National Bank 2005-06
    Debbie Andrews-Kraus, Zero Mountain 2006-07
    Dana Craig, OG&E  2007-2008
    Terri Bockelman, BancorpSouth, 2008-2009
    John Craig, Simmons First National Bank, 2009-2010
    Dean Sparks, Chick-Fil-A, 2010-2011
    Sherry Sims, Rheem, 2011-2012
    Susan Nolte, 2012-2013
    Greg Davis, Arkansas Valley Electric Cooperative, 2013-2014
    Tim Hearn, Fort Smith EMS, 2014-2015
    Tim Bailey, Candy Craze, 2015-2016
    Alex Sanchez, Arvest Bank, 2016-2017
    Sherry Sims, Rheem, 2017-2018