Several area residents among governor’s new appointees

Several area residents among governor’s new appointees
Asa Hutchinson (Source: Facebook)

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - Governor Asa Hutchinson announced Thursday the appointment of several Arkansans, including many from Region 8, to the following:

Alex Bigger, Pocahontas, to the Arkansas Pollution Control and Ecology Commission. Appointment expires March 29, 2023. Replaces Chris Gardner.

Don Houseworth, Blytheville, to the Blytheville-Gosnell Regional Airport Authority. Appointment expires November 1, 2024. Reappointment.

Rebecca Hawkins, Blytheville, to the Blytheville-Gosnell Regional Airport Authority. Appointment expires November 1, 2024. Reappointment.

Russell Thomason, Blytheville, to the Blytheville-Gosnell Regional Airport Authority. Appointment expires November 1, 2020. Replaces Donald Prevallet.

Jeff Webb, Searcy, to the HVACR Licensing Board. Appointment expires June 30, 2022. Replaces Charles Ledbetter.

Rachel Gibbs, Searcy, as a Justice of the Peace for the White County Quorum Court, District 13. Appointment expires December 31, 2020. Replaces Ron Gibbs.

Rick Palmer, Cherry Valley, as a Justice of the Peace for the Cross County Quorum Court, District 2. Appointment expires December 31, 2020. Replaces Kent Goff.

Bobby Wood, Mammoth Spring, as a Justice of the Peace for the Fulton County Quorum Court, District 9. Appointment expires December 31, 2020. Replaces Charles Kendrick.

Chief Stacey Caplener, Pleasant Plains, to the Arkansas Fire Protection Services Board. Appointment expires October 14, 2021. Reappointment.

Captain Brandon Taylor, Batesville, to the Arkansas Fire Protection Services Board. Appointment expires October 14, 2021. Replaces Earl Owens.

Battalion Chief Marty Hamrick, Jonesboro, to the Arkansas Fire Protection Services Board. Appointment expires October 14, 2021. Replaces Chad Mosby.

Heather Shrader, Batesville, to the Arkansas Governor’s Council on Developmental Disabilities. Appointment expires December 1, 2023. Replaces Chris Johnson.

Anne Creekmore, Marion, to the Arkansas State Independent Living Council. Appointment expires February 1, 2021. Reappointment.

Candy Wray, Swifton, to the Arkansas State Independent Living Council. Appointment expires February 1, 2022. Replaces Dr. Jenifer Mason.

Kimberly Clayborn, Jonesboro, to the Arkansas State Rehabilitation Council. Appointment expires February 1, 2022. Replaces Martha Strother.

Christopher Paslay, Brookland, to the Arkansas State Rehabilitation Council. Appointment expires February 1, 2020. Reappointment.

Sylvia Ross, Cherokee Village, to the Criminal Detention Facility Review Committee District Two. Appointment will expire on a date to be determined by the drawing of lots at the initial board meeting.

Kenton Hallen, Heber Springs, to the Criminal Detention Facility Review Committee District Two. Appointment will expire on a date to be determined by the drawing of lots at the initial board meeting.

Matt House, Searcy, to the Criminal Detention Facility Review Committee District Two. Appointment will expire on a date to be determined by the drawing of lots at the initial board meeting.

Shawna Gay, Batesville, to the Criminal Detention Facility Review Committee District Two. Appointment will expire on a date to be determined by the drawing of lots at the initial board meeting.

Bud Moxley, Monette, to the Criminal Detention Facility Review Committee District Three. Appointment will expire on a date to be determined by the drawing of lots at the initial board meeting.

Larry King, Walnut Ridge, to the Criminal Detention Facility Review Committee District Three. Appointment will expire on a date to be determined by the drawing of lots at the initial board meeting.

Charles Willis, Paragould, to the Criminal Detention Facility Review Committee District Three. Appointment will expire on a date to be determined by the drawing of lots at the initial board meeting.

Tony Horner, Piggott, to the Criminal Detention Facility Review Committee District Three. Appointment will expire on a date to be determined by the drawing of lots at the initial board meeting.

Joshua Richmond, Pocahontas, to the Criminal Detention Facility Review Committee District Three. Appointment will expire on a date to be determined by the drawing of lots at the initial board meeting.

Tyler Griffin, Wynne, to the Criminal Detention Facility Review Committee District Five. Appointment will expire on a date to be determined by the drawing of lots at the initial board meeting.

Ricky Lucas, Earle, to the Criminal Detention Facility Review Committee District Five. Appointment will expire on a date to be determined by the drawing of lots at the initial board meeting.

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