Gov. Mike Beebe announced the following appointments to state boards and commissions:
Larry “Joe” Burns, Rector, as the Clay County Constable for East Oak Bluff and Blue Cane Township. Appointment expires December 31, 2014. Replaces Darrell Spear.
Tiffani Butler, Little Rock, to the Amusement Ride Safety Advisory Board. Appointment expires March 1, 2018. Replaces Glenn Priebe.
Nicole Hart, North Little Rock, to the Arkansas Veterans Commission. Appointment expires October 15, 2019. Replaces Bridgette Larkin-Perkins.
Ricky Harrington, Greenbrier, reappointed to the Criminal Detention Facility Review Committee, Judicial District #20. Appointment expires January 14, 2018.
Mike Hathorn, Huntsville, to the Arkansas Workforce Investment Board. Appointment expires August 10, 2016. Replaces Michael Rebick.
Jimmy Ibison, Fort Smith, reappointed to the Professional Bail Bondsman Licensing Board. Appointment expires September 30, 2021.
Todd Patten, Searcy, to the Arkansas Board of Examiners in Counseling. Appointment expires December 1, 2015. Replaces Dr. Richard Schmid.
Marty Reep, Warren, reappointed to the Arkansas Workforce Investment Board. Appointment expires August 10, 2018.
David Richardson, Camden, to the Ouachita River Commission. Appointment expires September 1, 2017. Replaces Alfred Smith.
Gene Roebuck, Jonesboro, to the Arkansas Early Childhood Commission. Appointment expires July 1, 2016. Replaces Missy Duke.
Gary Sams, Morrilton, reappointed to the Arkansas Workforce Investment Board. Appointment expires August 10, 2018.
Mica Strother, Little Rock, to the Arkansas State Claims Commission. Appointment expires January 15, 2019. Replaces Donald Moran.
Colonel Tom Thomas, Searcy, reappointed to the Arkansas Veterans Commission. Appointment expires October 15, 2019.
William Watson, Fayetteville, to the Board of Visitors of the Arkansas School for Mathematics, Sciences and the Arts. Appointment expires January 14, 2017. Replaces Leigh Merry.