Hometown Health Improvement Contacts 

Staff: Regional ManagersCommunity Nurses | Community Promotion Specialists | Branch

Regional Managers

Name     Address Contact Numbers
HHI Director
Andi Ridgway
Center for Local Public Health
4815 W. Markham, Slot 21
Little Rock, AR 72203-1437
O: 501-280-4561
Fax: 501-661-2545
Cell: 501-425-3376
HHI Section Chief
Sherry Johnson
4815 W. Markham, Slot 21
Little Rock, AR 72203-1437
O: 501-661-2585
Fax: 501-661-2545
Cell: 501-218-5763
Central
Julie Harlan
811 North Creek Drive
PO Box 1726
Conway, AR  72033
O: 501-249-4956
Northeast
Kelli Dunegan (Interim)
PO Box 4267
Batesville, AR 72503
O: 870-251-2848  
Fax: 870-251-3449
Cell: 870-612-7085 
Northwest
Linda Thompson
N/W Region Health Office
27 West Township
Fayetteville, AR 72703
O: 479-444-7700, ext 207
Cell:  479-422-1419

Southeast
Shealese Washington

1501 Dawson Rd
Forrest City, AR 72335
O: 870-633-6812,
Ext 104

Southwest
Joni McGaha

301 American Road
El Dorado, AR 71730
O: 870-863-5101
Fax: 870-863-0905
Cell: 870-310-0006

Community Health Nurse Specialists

Name     Address     Phone

Northeast & Northwest CHNS Supervisor     
Marilyn Cone

White County Health Unit
306 Gum Street
Beebe, AR 72012
O: 501-882-5128
Cell: 501-253-7298
SE, SW & CR CHNS Supervisor       
Kimberly Hooks
Cleveland County Health Unit 
P O Box 446
409 East Magnolia Street
Rison, AR 71656
O: 870-325-6311 ext 225
Cell: 870-370-3518

State School Nurse Consultant  
Paula Smith 

Coordinated School Health 
2020 W. 3rd St., Suite 320 
Little Rock AR,  72205 
O: 501-683-3600 

Central
Cynthia Wilborn 

Central Region - ADH 
5800 West 10th, Suite 907 
Little Rock AR, 72204 
O: 501-280-4950 
Northeast
Cindy Schaefering
Northcentral Ed Service Center 
P.O. Box 739, 1013 Haley St 
Melbourne AR,  72556 
O: 870-368-7955 
Cell:  501-837-8627

Northeast
Laura Cook 

Crowley's Ridge Ed Coop 
1606 Pine Grove Lane 
Harrisburg AR, 72432 
O: 870-578-5426 x228 

Northeast
Karen Davis 

Northeast Arkansas Ed Coop 
1050 W. Free Street 
Walnut Ridge AR, 72476 
O: 870-886-3201 
Northeast
Becky Lamb
Wilbur D. Mills Ed Service Coop 
P.O. Box 850 
Beebe AR, 72012 
O: 501-882-8614 
Northwest
Miranda Curbow
Western Arkansas Education Service Coop
3010 East Hwy 22, Suite A
Branch, AR 72928 -
O: 479-965-2191
Cell 479-438-0724 
Fax: 479-965-2723

Northwest 
Cindy Jones 

Arch Ford Ed Service Coop 
101 Bulldog Drive 
Plumerville AR, 72127 
O: 501-354-2269
Cell: 501-337-3827
Fax: 501-354-0167

Northwest
Nancy Marsh

Northwest Arkansas Ed Service Coop 
#4 Double Springs Road 
Farmington AR,  72730 
O: 479-267-7450 

Northwest
Diana Cheria Lindsey

OUR Education Coop
5823 Resource Drive 
P O Box 610
Valley Springs, AR 72652 –
O:870-429-9120 
Cell: 870-688-9077

Southeast
Cassie Lewis 

Great Rivers Ed Service Coop 
P.O. Box 788 
Forrest City AR,  72336 
O: 870-633-6812 

Southeast
Liz Mercer

Arkansas River Education Service Coop
912 W. 6th Street
Pine Bluff, AR 71601
O:  870-730-2966
Fax: 870-534-7162

Southeast
Lisa England 

Southeast Arkansas Ed Service Coop 
SE Regional Health Office - 447 West Gaines  
Monticello AR,71655 
O: 870-367-6202  x121 

Southwest
Tommie Rogers

Dawson Ed Service Coop 
711 Clinton Street, Suite 101 
Arkadelphia AR, 71923 
O: 870-246-3077 

Southwest
Cheryl Byrd

DeQueen/Mena Ed Coop 
305 South Hornburg, 
Gillham AR,  71841 
O: 870-386-2251 

Southwest
Rhonda McDonald

South Central Service Coop 
400 Maul Road 
Camden AR, 71701 
O: 870-836-2213 

Southwest
Edith Greenwood

Southwest Arkansas Ed Service Coop 
500 South Spruce 
Hope AR,  71801 
O: 870-777-3076 

Community Health Promotion Specialists

Name     Address Phone

Central        
Anna Haver 

Central Region - ADH 
2800 Willow Street 
North Little Rock AR,  72114 
O: 501-791-8551  
Northeast        
Vacant
Crowley’s Ridge Education Coop
1606 Pine Grove Lane  Harrisburg, AR 72432

Northwest        
Christine McKnelly 

Faulkner Co Health Unit 
811 North Creek Drive 
Conway AR, 72616 
O: 501-450-4941  

Northwest     
Sarah Brisco 

Ozarks Unlimited Resource Coop 
525 Old Bellefonte Road 
Harrison AR, 72601 
O: 870-743-9100 
Cell: 870-926-6954 

Southeast        
Rosemary Withers

Arkansas River Ed Coop 
912 W. Sixth Ave 
Pine Bluff AR, 71601 
O: 870-534-6129 
Cell: 501-590-2689 
Southwest        
Emily Lyons 
Dawson Ed Service Coop 
711 Clinton Street, Suite 101 
Arkadelphia AR, 71923 
O: 870-246-3077  

Branch

Name     Address Phone
Andi Ridgway-HHI Branch Chief Center for Local Public Health
4815 W. Markham, Slot 22
Little Rock, AR 72203-1437
O: 501-280-4561
Fax: 501-661-2545
Cell: 501-425-3376
Sherry Johnson-HHI Section Chief Center for Local Public Health
4815 W. Markham, Slot 22
Little Rock, AR 72203-1437
O: 501-661-2585
Fax: 501-661-2545
Cell: 501-218-5763