Board of Directors

Tammie Jackson2016

Tammie Jackson

Tammie is the Lead Recruiter for The Systems Group. She has been employed with Systems Contracting Corporation in Human Resources and Recruiting since 1994. Tammie has worked with Agape House Children’s Home for the past 1 ½ years as a volunteer, relief parent and fundraising committee member. 

Tammie is a native and current resident of El Dorado. She has one son, Kody.

Jim Tucker2016

Jim Tucker

Jim Tucker began serving as superintendent of the El Dorado School District on July 1, 2014.  Tucker assumed the duties as deputy superintendent on July 1, 2013 and was named superintendent on July 1, 2014, after long-time superintendent Bob Watson retired on June 30.  Tucker previously served as principal at El Dorado High School.

He is a graduate of Union High School and graduated from Southern Arkansas University in Magnolia with a bachelor’s degree in kinesiology. He then graduated with a master’s in education administration degree from Texas A&M. Tucker coached high school basketball and was athletic director at Oden High School and at Hooks,Texas for nine years. He was principal at Retta Brown and Union Schools before serving as principal of EHS. 

He and his wife, Amy, are natives of El Dorado and have one son, Lake.

 Craig Mobley2016

Craig Mobley

Craig is the Executive Vice President of First Financial Bank. He has recently been selected to serve on the board of the Independent Community Bankers Association Ag-Rural America Subcommitee. Craig currently serves on the Board of the Arkansas Bankers Association and is past Chairman of Group 4 for the Arkansas Bankers Association. 

A member of First Baptist Church, Craig serves as the Finance Comittee Chairman. He also serves as Treasurer of South Arkansas Symphony Board 

A native of Warren, Craig and his wife JP moved to El Dorado in 2013. They have two children, Millee (11) and Max (7).

angela norman2016

Dr. Angela Norman

Angela Norman is the Associate Director of the Donald W. Reynolds Institute on Aging Arkansas Aging Initiative, Clinical Assistant Professor for the College of Nursing John A. Hartford Foundation. Norman received her Master’s degree from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and her Doctorate Degree from the University of Tennessee in Memphis. She was appointed by Governor Beebe to the Office of Long Term Care Board and recently appointed to the Arkansas Lifespan Respite Coalition. She serves on numerous boards and committees across the state regarding aging, Alzheimer’s and dementia. 

Dr. Norman is a member of the American Geriatric Society, American Nurses Association, and Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society and was recently appointed a Mentor for the Gerontologic Nursing Leadership Academy.  Dr. Norman is committed to caring for older adults in the State of Arkansas and regularly provides educational opportunities through the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. She is nationally certified as a Certified Dementia Practitioner and instructor. She has trained over 1,000 healthcare professionals in and out of the state on dementia care. 

She was instrumental in the development of the South Arkansas Center on Aging in 2001 and the UAMS Schmieding Home Caregiver Training Center in 2013. Her mission now is to create a dementia friendly state by creating support and resources for those living with dementia.

Angela is married to Terry Norman and they have two children, Landin Norman and Malyn Norman. All are member of First Baptist Church in El Dorado.

Anne Hegi

Anne Hegi

Anne is a native of New Orleans, but has lived most of her life in El Dorado. She is a graduate of the University of Arkansas with a degree in journalism. She has primarily worked as a stay at home mother and wife, but has also worked as a pr/marketing consultant for MCSA, the El Dorado School District, and most recently for the Union County Community Foundation. She currently serves on the board of Interfaith Help Services and has previously served on the Campfire and South Arkansas Historical Preservation Society Boards. She volunteers at the Agape House and for the Haiti Education Foundation.

She and her husband, Chris, have two grown children and are members of First Baptist Church where they serve in the youth department.

Bob Watson Sr.

Melinda Gatheright

Buddy McAdams