Beebe Appoints Two College Trustees

Posted: January 4, 2013 at 4:32 a.m.

NorthWest Arkansas Community College’s board will meet later this month with six new board members, two of whom were appointed Wednesday by Gov. Mike Beebe.


Mauricio Herrera

Age: 44

Family: Wife, Virginia; one girl, two boys

Occupation: Partner at Matthew, Campbell, Roads, McClure & Thompson law firm

Education: Juris doctorate from the University of Arkansas

Political experience: Unsuccessfully ran for Rogers City Council in 2012

Geovanny Sarmiento

Age: 38

Family: Wife, Lisa; two daughters

Occupation: Vice president for Minority Business Development for Rogers-Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce

Education: Bachelor’s degree in business, University of Azuay, Cuenca, Ecuador

Political experience: None

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