University of Arkansas

Walton College

The Sam M. Walton College of Business

Advisory Board Vision

building the next generation of enterprise computing expertsIt is our vision for Enterprise Systems to be a premier world-wide source of academic enterprise curriculum and systems.


Enterprise Systems with its world-class curriculum and global reach produces globally competitive students and world-leading faculty for teaching and research. Enterprise systems captures the true meaning of connecting scholarship with practice.

 Advisory Board Purpose

The purpose of the Enterprise Computing Steering Committee is to provide strategic direction and ensure the University of Arkansas houses leading-edge hardware/software to support its world-class Enterprise Curriculum.

Advisory Board Members

Name Company
Lee Washington Acxiom Corporation
Kim Henderson Arkansas Blue Cross/Blue Shield
Mark Shackelford Baldor Electric Company
Brent Gierke Colgate-Palmolive Company
Brian Tran Conoco Phillips
Leo Sharum Data-Tronics Corporation
Terry Glover Dillard's Department Stores
Ken Mangold J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc
Kim Bliss Phillips 66
Brandy Tunnell Teradata
Gary Cooper Tyson Foods, Inc.
Rita Carney Walmart Stores, Inc.