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Lucker Building Strategic Talent Initiatives for Michigan Economic Development Corporation
Lucker Building Strategic Talent Initiatives for Michigan Economic Development Corporation

Spencer Lucker, a 2012 graduate of the Clinton School of Public Service, is currently the Director of Strategic Talent Initiatives for the Michigan Economic Development Corporation.

Banks Puts Education and Training to Work as Diversity Recruiting Business Partner at Apple
Banks Puts Education and Training to Work as Diversity Recruiting Business Partner at Apple

Patrick Banks, a 2011 graduate of the Clinton School of Public Service, has enjoyed a varied career across the nonprofit and business sectors, and is currently a Diversity Recruiting Business Partner for Apple.

Rainey Elected Mayor of Wrightsville, Arkansas
Rainey Elected Mayor of Wrightsville, Arkansas

Derrick Rainey, a 2012 graduate of the Clinton School of Public Service, has been elected mayor of Wrightsville, Ark.

Alumni Spotlight: Nora Bouzihay ('17)
Alumni Spotlight: Nora Bouzihay ('17)

Nora Bouzihay, a 2017 graduate of the Clinton School of Public Service, recently joined Southeast Missouri State University as Assistant to the President for Equity Initiatives and Title IX Coordinator.

Park, Florick Publish Research in Journal of Agriculture, Food Systems, and Community Development
Park, Florick Publish Research in Journal of Agriculture, Food Systems, and Community Development

Assistant Professor Dr. Chul Hyun Park and Laura Florick ('22) have co-authored a research article, “A pilot study exploring the impacts of COVID-19 on small-scale direct-marketing farmers in Northwest Arkansas and their responses to the pandemic” for the Journal of Agriculture, Food Systems, and Community Development.

Clinton School Curriculum Helps Hicks as Co-Founder and President of Encore Bank
Clinton School Curriculum Helps Hicks as Co-Founder and President of Encore Bank

Burt Hicks, a 2013 graduate of the Clinton School of Public Service at the University of Arkansas, is the Co-Founder and President of Encore Bank.

Carpenter's Clinton School Experience Opens Doors to Doctor of Law and Policy
Carpenter's Clinton School Experience Opens Doors to Doctor of Law and Policy

Arkansas native Valerie Carpenter’s ('20) path in life wasn’t a direct one, but as she is quick to tell you, it’s not the road one travels so much as where it leads. It's one of the lasting lessons she learned during her two years at the Clinton School of Public Service.

Henager, Person, Wilcox Selected for Leadership Greater Little Rock
Henager, Person, Wilcox Selected for Leadership Greater Little Rock

Clinton School graduates Mollie Henager and Amie Wilcox, both members of the Class of 2018, and the Clinton School’s Director of Technology, Steve Person, have been announced as selections for the 38th Class of Leadership Greater Little Rock.

Broughton Named Assistant Director of the Center on Community Philanthropy
Broughton Named Assistant Director of the Center on Community Philanthropy

Kent Broughton has been named Assistant Director of the Center on Community Philanthropy at the Clinton School of Public Service.