Officers

Paul Rich

Paul Rich

Board Chair

Retired, Aerojet Rocketdyne
(2019-2023)

Dr. Suzanne Mitchell

Dr. Suzanne Mitchell

Executive Director

Arkansas STEM Coalition

Randy Palculict

Randy Palculict

Corporate Secretary

Vice President
Jackson Brown Palculict Architects
(2020-2022)

Darin Beckwith

Darin Beckwith

Immediate Past Board Chair

Director
Dawson Educational Service Cooperative
(2017-2021)

Dr. Lawrence Whitman

Dr. Lawrence Whitman

Treasurer

Dean
UA Little Rock Donaghey College of STEM
(2016-2021)

Board of Directors

Shawn Bell

Shawn Bell

(2019-2021)

Director
UA STEM Center for Math and Science Education, Fayetteville

Paul Brantley

Paul Brantley

(2019-2021)

Software Engineer
ACXIOM

Jacob Bock

Jacob Bock

(2021-2023)

Engineering Manager Software Solutions
Molex, LLC

Sharon Cantrell

Sharon Cantrell

(2019-2021)

Director of Workforce Development and Community Education
University of Arkansas Pulaski Technical College

Sam Carrasquillo

Sam Carrasquillo

(2021-2023)

Community Development Officer
First Community Bank

James Chavez

James Chavez

(2021-2023)

Partner
Encompass Financial Planners

Derwin Davis

Derwin Davis

(2021-2023)

Recruiter
Union Pacific

Col. Derrick J. Floyd

Col. Derrick J. Floyd

(2020-2022)

Commander, 19th Mission Support Group, USAF
US Air Force

Amanda Furr

Amanda Furr

(2021-2023)

Office Executive, Vice President
Michael Baker International Union Station

Dr. Brian Gittens

Dr. Brian Gittens

(2020-2022)

UAMS Vice Chancellor for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

Megan Greenland

Megan Greenland

(2020-2022)

Vice President of Chapter Development
Associated Builders and Contractors of Arkansas

Jack Guess

Jack Guess

(2020-2022)

Senior Estimator
Baldwin & Shell Construction Company

Kait Hill

Kait Hill

(2021-2023)

Owner
Rock City Digital

Valerie Keaton

Valerie Keaton

(2017-2022)

Business Operations Senior Manager
Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control

Kimberly Koch

Kimberly Koch

(2020-2022)

Founding Principal
Insight Engineering, PLLC

Brian Kutsch

Brian Kutsch

(2019-2021)

Conservation Education Curator
Little Rock Zoo

Shannon Lynn, P.E.

Shannon Lynn, P.E.

(2021-2023)

Principal Consultant (Environmental Solutions)
Trinity Consultants, Inc.

K. Brandon Middleton

K. Brandon Middleton

(2020-2022)

Patent Attorney
Wright Lindsey Jennings, LLP

John Miller

John Miller

(2015-2023)

Retired
Dassault Falcon Jet Corporation

Dr. Tina Moore

Dr. Tina Moore

(2020-2022)

Program Manager, Mathematics
Arkansas Department of Education
Division of Elementary and Secondary Education

Benjamin Moyer

Benjamin Moyer

(2019-2021)

Director of Engineering
Hytrol Conveyor Co., Inc.

Mickey Perez

Mickey Perez

(2019-2021)

Project Manager
Nabholz | Entegrity

Rob Roedel

Rob Roedel

(2020-2022)

Director of Corporate Communications
Electric Cooperatives of Arkansas

Amanda Sturgell

Amanda Sturgell

(2020-2022)

Architect, Senior Associate
Polk Stanley Wilcox Architects

Dr. Jesse Walker

Dr. Jesse Walker

(2020-2022)

Senior Associate Director, Academic Affairs
Arkansas Department of Education
Division of Higher Education

Laveta Wills-Hale

Laveta Wills-Hale

(2015-2023)

Network Director
The Arkansas Out of School Network