University of Arkansas

Walton College

The Sam M. Walton College of Business

Association for Information Systems

It is the mission of the Association for Information Systems (AIS) to provide superior leadership and education in Information Technology.

Power Through Partnerships


AIS is dedicated to using the synergy of Information Technology partnerships to provide education and benefits to our members and to working with the industry to assist in the overall promotion and direction of Information Technology.

2019-2020 AIS Leadership

  • Nahian Al Sunny, President
  • Alyson Schutte, Chief Operations Officer
  • Ben Martin, Secretary/Treasurer
  • Abby Klingensmith, VP of Marketing
  • Ashton Isaacson, VP of Membership
  • Paresh Parihar, VP of Community Outreach
  • Harry Nguyen, VP of Programming

Faculty Advisor
Dr. Susan Bristow (479-575-4057,

AIS e-mail:

Expanding Your Potential

AIS is the professional association comprised of career minded individuals who seek to expand their potential -- employers, employees, managers, programmers, and many others.

The organization seeks to provide avenues for all members to be teachers as well as students. In addition, members can make contacts with other members in the IS field, to become more marketable in rapidly changing technological careers.


Upcoming Events:

Cybersecurity Workshop - Tuesday, February 18th 5 PM

Competencies that new technologists need to learn outside of the classroom in 2020 to be successful Presentation - Wednesday, February 26th 6PM

Power BI Workshop - Wednesday, March 4th 6 PM

Social Media

Instagram: @aisuark

Facebook: University of Arkansas AIS

Twitter: @uark_ais