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Leadership Union County Class 3 Announced

Posted on February 18, 2014

A group of emerging future leaders of Union County have been selected for Class 3 of Leadership Union County, which is sponsored by Great Lakes Solutions and Nexans AmerCable. The 10-month program of the El Dorado Chamber of Commerce begins Feb. 26 and is designed to develop leadership through community interaction, teamwork, networking and hands-on experiences.  

The 24 members of Leadership Union County Class 3 include: Carlos Buie, Murphy USA; NaKisha Carr, Salvation Army; Lori Coke, El Dorado Chamber of Commerce; Marsha Cowling, Life Touch Hospice; Brad Cousins, Nexans AmerCable; Traci Dutchover, Murphy USA; Amy Fries, Trotter Nissan Dodge Jeep Chrysler RAM; Scott Griffin, South Arkansas Telephone Company; Christy Gunter, Clean Harbors; John Lowery, First Presbyterian Church; Clay Mills, United Insurance Agency; Daniel Mullen, Chemtura; Jessica Nash, El Dorado Festivals & Events; Amber Pauley, Medical Center of South Arkansas; Brian Price, Murphy Oil Corp.; Denise Robledo, South Arkansas Community College; Haley Rowan, Evers, Cox & Gover; Robert Rushing, Baim, Gunti, Mouser & Worsham, PLC; Clemente Saenz, HealthWorks Fitness Center; Cheryl Splawn, El Dorado Connections; Alex Talley, Martin Operating Partnership; John Tolin, El Dorado Chemical; Brent Waters, Clean Harbors; and Cristen Woods, BancorpSouth.  

"Leadership Union County Class 3 is getting ready to embark on a series of class sessions aimed at developing their leadership skills and introducing them to the unique challenges and opportunities that face Union County,? said Sam Allen, Leadership Union County chairman. "I look forward to the great things to come from these leaders.?  

The community is invited to meet Class 3 at a welcome reception sponsored by Martin Operating Partnership on Tuesday, Feb. 25, at the South Arkansas Arts Center starting at 5:00 p.m.  

For more information on Leadership Union County or the El Dorado Chamber of Commerce, contact the Chamber at (870) 863-6113 or

The El Dorado Chamber of Commerce provides leadership in economic and community development for El Dorado and Union County in order to improve the quality of life for all its citizens. "