Meet Your Senators

Officers

Position Name Budgetary Unit Division Phone Email
Chair Roy Cordell UREL Chancellor 479-575-7217 rcordell@uark.edu
Vice Chair Autumn Parker WCOB Academic Affairs 479-575-4622 aparker@walton.uark.edu 
Treasurer Trish Watkins ATWC At-Large 479-418-4827 plwatki@uark.edu
Secretary Wayne Bell Jr. OEOC At-Large (provisional) 479-575-4387 bwb03@uark.edu 

Senators

Senators serve three-year terms that begin July 1 of each year and end on June 30 of the year of their last term.

Name

Budgetary Unit

Division

Term End

Wayne Bell Jr.

OEOC

At-Large (provisional)

2027

Karmen Boddie

ENHS

Finance & Admin

2025

Jen Boyer

ODEG

Advancement

2026

Chris Butler

VCSA

Student Affairs

2025

Erin Butler

VCSA

Student Affairs

2025

Vince Capps

VCSA

At-Large (provisional)

2025

Becca Clifton

WCOB

At-Large

2026

Roy Cordell

UREL

Chancellor

2027

Michela Cupello

FPPM

Finance & Admin

2027

AnReckez Daniels

DVMC

Student Affairs

2027

Alisha Gilbride

HOUS

At-Large

2026

Kim Gillow

ARSC

Academic Affairs

2025

Walter Green

UITS

At-Large

2026

Hershel Hartford

COMM

Academic Affairs

2026

John Jackson

UITS

Finance & Admin

2026

Alli Johnson

OEOC

Chancellor

2025

Kara Karstedt

UITS

At-Large

2027

Dani McCool

NURS

Academic Affairs

2026

Katherine Miller

UREC

Student Affairs

2026

Ruth Parcells

UITS

Finance & Admin

2026

Autumn Parker

WCOB

Academic Affairs

2027

Ben Pollock

EDUC

Academic Affairs

2024

Allen Porter

PBSF

Finance & Admin

2026

Ashley Reeves

INEG

Academic Affairs

2025

Kaitlyn Riggin

STLI

Student Affairs

2025

Jason Riley

WCOB

At-Large

2027

Stephen Ritterbush

UITS

Finance & Admin

2025

Amber Roth

FYEX

At-Large

2026

Cindy Ryan

IFAI

Academic Affairs

2025

Lee Shoultz

INEG

Academic Affairs

2027

Shannon Siebler

HMRS

Finance & Admin

2027

Myrlinda Soedjede

HMRS

At-Large (provisional)

2025

Trish Watkins

AWTC

At-Large

2027

Carrie Whitmer

PHYS

At-Large

2025