Recently the Southern Arkansas University Foundation Board of Governors held their annual retreat on the SAU Campus and welcomed five new Board members including Tim Daniels, Charley Jackson, Iverson Jackson, Joe Pieratt, and Alan Ribble.
Retiring members Dr. Claude Baker, Beth Galway, Rosie Matlock-Muldrew, Jerry Mayfield, and Boyd Rosser (not pictured) were honored for their service, as well as, Foundation Executive Director Jeanie Bismark who retired in June.
The Foundation Board of Governors consists of 25 volunteer governors, both alumni and friends, who serve three-year terms. Southern Arkansas University Foundation, Inc. was established in 1981 to enhance and expand opportunities at SAU though private philanthropy. Its mission is to assist and coordinate in raising and managing funds and resources on behalf of SAU to be used exclusively in furthering the literary, scientific, and educational purposes of the university. For more information on how to become involved with the SAU Foundation Board of Governors, contact Executive Director Macy Braswell at (870) 235-4991.