Board of Visitors

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock’s Board of Visitors serves a unique role. The board contributes to the sound growth and development of UA Little Rock and, in turn, to the University of Arkansas System and public higher education, in general. The board also advises the chancellor of UA Little Rock and the president and Board of Trustees of the University of Arkansas System with respect to maintaining high standards in the development and operation of UA Little Rock as a major urban university.

Board of Visitors Membership


Dr. D. Dean Kumpuris, Chair

Reteisha Byrd

Reteisha Byrd

Warren Simpson

Thomas Dickinson

Sarah McBroom

Frank D. Scott, Jr.

Vicki Saviers

Kevin Crass

Merritt Dyke

H. James Engstrom, III

Larry Golden

Melanie Jackson

Dr. Andrew Kumpuris

Lisenne Rockefeller

Danyelle Walker