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Former lawmaker named to St. Bernards Foundation board

Joan Cash has been named to the St. Bernards Foundation board of directors. (Source: St. Bernards) Joan Cash has been named to the St. Bernards Foundation board of directors. (Source: St. Bernards)
JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) -

Former state legislator Joan Cash has been named to the board of directors of the St. Bernards Foundation.

Cash served two terms in the Arkansas House of Representatives from 2006 to 2010.

A longtime resident of Northeast Arkansas, Cash and her husband, the late Claud Cash, owned and operated the Case International Harvester dealership located in Jonesboro and Trumann for 20 years.

She and her children continue to sell Case IH equipment as Heritage Agriculture in Hoxie, Pocahontas, Carlisle, DeWitt and Stuttgart.

In addition to serving on the board of directors, Cash also serves on the St. Bernards hospice board and is active on the St. Bernards Women’s Council.

She is also a member of the Jonesboro Rotary Club and serves on the board of the Craighead County Community Foundation and the Arkansas Agricultural Board.

The Foundation Board oversees the operational, philanthropic and investment activities of the St. Bernards Foundation.

Other board members include Leo Baltz, Steve Cox, Scott Durham, Brad Edwards, Stacey Harral, Sam Hummelstein, Dr. Charles Kemp, Brant Perkins, Dr. Elizabeth Sales, Dr. Don Vollman, Linda Wofford, Rosie Young and Sisters Ann Marie Ferricher, Mary Beth Hackley and Marilyn Doss of Holy Angels Convent. Ex-officio members are Chris Barber, Marilyn Hummelstein, John Lieblong and Sister Lillian Marie Reiter, prioress of Holy Angels Convent.

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