NW Business people

Posted: February 4, 2018 at 1 a.m.

Meredith Jones was named a new director at Harding University -- Northwest Arkansas. She worked the past 11 years as an assistant principal and instructional facilitator as well as a teacher of middle-level mathematics and special education.

Heather Albertson was recently promoted to director of radiology and imaging at Sparks Medical Center -- Van Buren. She has been with Sparks since 2000 and most recently served as radiology manager. Albertson has five registries, most recently the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists for computed tomography. She is also a clinical instructor for the University of Arkansas at Fort Smith's radiology program.

Allison Glenn was appointed associate curator of contemporary art at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art. She was manager of publications and curatorial associate at Prospect New Orleans. Glenn also served as director of Monique Meloche Gallery in Chicago.

Bridget Ullmer joined idX Corp. as business development executive. She has experience in operations, purchasing, sales and marketing, working for retailers, brands and display producers. A graduate of Purdue University, Ullmer will be based in Bentonville.

Stefanie Barr joined the Allied Health Professionals staff at Northwest Health and treats patients at Northwest Health Urgent Care in Siloam Springs as a family nurse practitioner. Barr received her master's degree from Chamberlain College of Nursing in Downers Grove, Ill., in 2017. She completed her bachelor's degree from Oral Roberts University in Tulsa, Okla., in 2012. Barr began her career as a registered nurse specializing in emergency medicine. She holds a national certification from the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners.

Willie Nash recently joined Sparks Health System in Forth Smith as environmental services director. Nash holds a master's degree in business administration and an undergraduate degree in international business with a minor in marketing. He was EVS system director of Northwest Health System, state director of FoodCorps Mississippi and manager of economic development initiative for The Mississippi Roadmap to Health Equity Inc.

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