UA System Legislative Liaisons

UA System Legislative Liaisons

System Representatives:

RustMelissa Rust
Vice President for University Relations
o: (501) 686-2532
c: (501) 680-1334


RustBen Beaumont
Senior Director of Policy and Public Affairs
o: (501) 686-2531
c: (501) 454-2779


Four-Year University Representatives:

RandywebUniversity of Arkansas, Fayetteville (UAF)
Randy Massanelli
Vice Chancellor for Governmental Relations
o: (479) 575-7964
c: (479) 466-9764

underwoodUniversity of Arkansas at Fort Smith (UAFS)
Elizabeth Underwood
Executive Director, Government and Community Relations
(479) 788-7008


University of Arkansas at Little Rock (UALR)
Joni Lee
Associate Vice Chancellor for University Advancement
(501) 569-3186


KuttenkulerUniversity of Arkansas at Monticello (UAM)
Scott Kuttenkuler
Director of Advancement
(870) 460-1028


kuykendallwebUniversity of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB)
John Kuykendall
Director of Alumni Affairs and Government Relations
(870) 575-8499


Non-Formula Representatives:

saboArkansas Archeological Survey
George Sabo
(479) 575-6375  or (479) 601-3129


alderdiceArkansas School for Mathematics, Sciences & the Arts (ASMSA)
Corey Alderdice
(501) 622-5100


RutherfordUniversity of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service (UACS)
Skip Rutherford
(501) 683-5200


University of Arkansas Criminal Justice Institute (CJI)
Cheryl P. May
(501) 570-80417

MillerUniversity of Arkansas Division of Agriculture 
Christina Miller

Assistant to the Vice President for Agriculture
(501) 686-2541


duckettUniversity of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS)
Cherry Duckett

Vice Chancellor for Institutional Relations
o: (501) 603-1406
c: (501) 351-3667

mauricewebMaurice Rigsby
Government Relations Liaison
o: (501) 686-6305
c: (501) 218-6301



Two-Year College Representatives:

MParkerwebCossatot Community College of the University of Arkansas (CCCUA)
Maria Parker
Vice Chancellor for Academic Services
(870) 584-1121


pinchbackwebPhillips Community College of the University of Arkansas
G. Keith Pinchback
(870) 816-1233


frazierUniversity of Arkansas Community College at Batesville (UACCB)
Deborah Frazier
(870) 612-2001


ThomasonUniversity of Arkansas Community College at Hope (UACCH)
Chris Thomason
(870) 722-8201


clarkUniversity of Arkansas Community College at Morrilton (UACCM)
Mary Clark
Director of Public Relations and Marketing
(501) 977-2011
(479) 970-9004