The work of each Baptist Health Foundation team member is essential to turning our big ideas into realities. From planning events, to securing grants, to managing day-to-day operations, each person plays an integral role in making give happy possible.
Marci Atkinson, Innovation and Marketing Specialist
Donor Communications, Special Projects, Little Rock Open
Erin Childress, Special Events Coordinator & Marketing Assistant
Associate Board, Contributions, & Marketing
Krishna Ellington, Major Gifts Officer
Jim Gibbons, Volunteer Services Manager
Baptist Health Little Rock Auxiliary & Teen Volunteers
Cynthia Gregory, Senior Major Gifts Officer
Annual and Major Gifts
Jayne Ann Kita, Business Coordinator
Supporting the Chief Development Officer and Reception
Andrea Land, Patient Guest Services Manager
Patient Guest Services
Erica Moore, Special Events & Development Officer
Arkansas Charity Clays & Third Party Fundraisers
Michael Robichaud, Foundation Program Coordinator
Give Fresh: The Power of Food & BHealthy Farmers Markets
Sterling Goodwin Rowell, Special Events and Development Officer
Adult Volunteers & Baby Suite Reservations
Amanda Smith, Major Gift Officer
Grateful Patient Program
Melinda Spradling, Special Events and Development Officer
Regional Hospital Liaison
Board of Trustees
As of January, 2017
Gene Whisenhunt, Past Chairman
John Ransom, M.D.
George Covington, Jr.
Scott Davis, MD
Ty Henry, M.D.
Blake Phillips, M.D.
David Reding, M.D.
- Bob Birch - Centennial Bank
- Renata Byler - Roller Funeral Homes
- Bradley Davis - VCC, LLC.
- Byron Eiseman - Friday, Eldredge & Clark LLP
- Lloyd Garrison - CDI Contractors
- Russell Harrington, Jr. - Baptist Health
- Greg Hatcher - The Hatcher Agency
- Sharon Heflin - The Bird and Bear Companies
- Kevin Huchingson - Colliers International
- Keith Jackson - P.A.R.K.
- Henry “Hank” Kelley, Jr. - Flake and Kelley Commercial
- James Floyd Kyser, M.D. - Physician (Retired)
- Lyndell Lay - Lay Commercial Mortgage Company LLC
- Mark Lee - Forest Hill Capital, LLC
- Bill Lynch - Eagle Bank
- Larry Middleton - Stephens Inc.
- George O'Connor - George O'Connor & Associates
- Jim Pappas, M.D. - Physician (Retired)
- Brian Quinn, M.D. - Pathology Laboratories of Arkansas
- Don Rhoads - Fleming, Inc.
- Ken Robbins, M.D. - Radiology Consultants, PA
- Mark Ross - Bank of the Ozarks (Retired)
- Todd Ross - Preferred Medical
- Shepherd Russell, III - Friday, Eldredge & Clark LLP
- Bill Scholl - First Security Bancorp
- Robert Shell - Baldwin & Shell Construction Company
- Gary Smith - Glass Erectors
- Frank Snell - Snell Prosthetic & Orthotic Laboratory
- Terri Snowden
- Steve Strickland - Entergy (Retired)
- Vicki Vowell - AY Magazine
Lifetime Honorary Members
- Sharon Allen - Arkansas Blue Cross Blue Shield (Retired)
- Sam Alley - VCC USA
- William Carlton - Carlton and Associates LLC
- Shirley Davis-Miller - Retired
- Don Eilbott - Eilbott Law Firm, PLC
- Mary Elizabeth Eldridge - The Ross Foundation
- Ben Elrod, Ed.D. - Chancellor of Ouchita Baptist University (Retired)
- Warner Garner - Retired
- Todd Hickingbotham - Hickingbotham Investments, Inc.
- Janet Huckabee - Former First Lady of Arkansas
- Sandy Landers
- Donnie Lindsey - Lindsey’s Hospitality House
- Ed McCorkle - McMillan, Turner, McCorkle & Curry
- Michael Shelley - Retired
- Mark White - Arkansas Blue Cross Blue Shield
- Gorden Gene Wilbourn - Stephens Inc. (Retired)