Connections: Beaver Water District hires new HR director

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Korenda Allen of Centerton is the new human resources (HR) director for Lowell-based utility Beaver Water District. She replaces Pat Bates of Bentonville, who is retiring after more than 12 years of service.

Allen has worked in the HR field for the past eight years, advancing her career from a recruiter to an HR generalist, and most recently in a regional role as an HR business partner with AseraCare Hospice. She is a member of the Society for Human Resources Management and holds the Professional Human Resources (PHR) certification.

For more than 50 years, the Beaver Water District has supplied drinking water sourced from Beaver Lake to Fayetteville, Springdale, Rogers and Bentonville. These cities pump, store, distribute and resell the water to more than 350,000 customers, including people and industries in the cities and surrounding areas.

Beaver Water District has 58 employees.

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