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.

2023-2024 AIS Leadership

  • Kira Mertely, President
  • Jeffrey Yeung, Vice President

Faculty Advisors
Dr. Susan Bristow (479-575-4057,
Dr. EmmaLe Davis (479-575-3193,

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:

Fall Kick-Off - Wednesday, August 30th 5:30 pm WCOB 431


Social Media

Instagram: @aisuark

Facebook: University of Arkansas AIS

Twitter: @uark_ais