Travis Feltner has been named director of communications of the Springdale Chamber of Commerce.

Feltner, a 2007 graduate of the University of Arkansas, earned his Master of Arts in journalism in December. A former small-business owner and television weather anchor, Feltner will lead the chamber’s work to promote the city as a destination for business, leisure and recreational travel.

In addition, he will direct the chamber’s event and program marketing efforts.

NEW HIRES
Accounting
Chris Brown
Fort Smith
Employer: Arkansas Colleges of Health Education
Title: director of accounting
Previous employer: Landmark CPAs
Previous title: audit manager

Banking & Finance
Kelly Robbins
Springdale
Employer: United Bank
Title: business development officer
Previous employer: Central Bank (Mo.)
Previous title: business development coordinator

Todd Keck
Fort Smith
Employer: BancorpSouth Equipment Finance
Title: vice president; equipment finance credit manager
Previous employer: Firstar Bank
Previous title: commercial credit analyst

Kenny Hollomon
Fort Smith
Employer: BancorpSouth Equipment Finance
Title: vice president; credit manager
Previous employer: First Western Bank
Previous title: vice president

Healthcare
Dr. Maria Baldasare
Bentonville, Gravette
Employer: Northwest Health, Ozarks Community Hospital
Title: cardiologist
Previous employer: Mowery Clinic, Salina Regional Health Center
Previous title: cardiologist

Nonprofit
Lucie Patton
Fayetteville
Employer: The Peel Compton Foundation
Title: senior marketing manager
Previous employer: Junior Achievement of Arkansas
Previous title: program and marketing manager

PROMOTIONS
Legal
Jeb Joyce
Springdale
Employer: Quattlebaum, Grooms & Tull PLLC
Title: managing member
Previous title: partner

Marketing & Advertising
Lisa Bridgers
Rogers
Employer: VMLY&R
Title: chief people officer, North America
Previous title: regional director, employee experience

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