Board of Directors

Install2018

About our Board

The Arkansas AFP Board of Directors is made up of medical doctors from all over Arkansas. Board Members are elected every other year, and meet quarterly to discuss Arkansas medical news, legislative happenings, and membership-related items. We are proud to note that our board regularly consists of some of the most influential and seasoned medical professionals in the state.

Current Arkansas AFP Officers

Scott Dickson, M.D.

President

Scott Dickson, M.D.
Jonesboro, AR
Matthew Nix, M.D.

President-Elect

Matthew Nix, M.D.
Texarkana, AR
Appathurai Balamurrgan, M.D.

Vice President

Appathurai Balamurrgan, M.D.
Little Rock, AR
Leslye McGrath, M.D.

Secretary-Treasurer

Leslye McGrath, M.D.
Paragould, AR
Len Kemp, M.D.

Immediate Past President

Len Kemp, M.D.
Paragould, AR
Julea Garner, M.D.

Delegate

Julea Garner, M.D.
Hardy, AR
Dennis Yelvington, M.D.

Delegate

Dennis Yelvington, M.D.
Stuttgart, AR
Lonnie Robinson, M.D.

Alternate Delegate

Lonnie Robinson, M.D.
Mountain Home, AR
Jeff Mayfield, M.D.

Alternate Delegate

Jeff Mayfield, M.D.
Bryant, AR

Current Board Members

  • Brent Bennett, M.D.
  • Hunter Carrington, M.D.
  • Amy Daniel, M.D.
  • Ross Halsted, M.D.
  • Eddy Hord, M.D.
  • Chesley Murphy
  • Joseph Shotts, M.D.
  • Gregory Sketas, M.D.
  • Charles E. Smith, M.D.
  • Tasha Starks, M.D.
  • Garry Stewart, M.D.
  • J.P. Wornock, M.D.