The Little Rock Regional Chamber of Commerce chose its new officers for 2012.
Marty Rhodes of Stephens Insurance is the new Chairman. French Hill, CEO of Delta Trust and Bank, was chosen as Chairman-elect and John Womack of Arvest Bank was named Treasurer.
Immediate Past Chairman Hugh McDonald, CEO of Entergy Arkansas, will serve as an officer.
Executive Committee members and their primary focus are:
Chairman, Economic Development
Steve Smith, Verizon Wireless
Van Tilbury, East-Harding, Inc.
Frank Thomas, Stephens Inc.
Vice Chairman, Communications
Ronnie Dedman, AT&T
Vice Chairman, Community Development
Chuck Cook, Regions Bank
Vice Chairman, Education & Workforce
Joel Anderson, University of Arkansas at Little Rock
Vice Chairman, Public Safety
Kevin Crass, Friday, Eldredge & Clark, LLP
Vice Chairman, Small Business
Cathy Tuggle, Apartment Hunters
Vice Chairman, Transportation & Infrastructure
Jeff Hathaway, Coldwell Banker Commercial Hathaway Group
Elizabeth Small, CEO of PDC Companies, will serve as an Ex-Officio member of Executive Committee and as President of Fifty for the Future.