Governor Mike Beebe has made official the appointment of Ms. Tamika Edwards to the Pulaski Technical College Board of Trustees. Her term expires July 1, 2020. She replaces MG (retired) William Page.
Ms. Edwards is currently Director of Public Policy for Southern Bancorp Community Partners, leading public policy efforts that support the goals of reducing poverty, decreasing unemployment and increasing educational attainment. She has held that position since September 2011.
For more than a decade she was Community Affairs Specialist in the office of U.S. Senator Blanche L. Lincoln. She was an adjunct instructor at Pulaski Tech August 2006 - May 2008.
She received her Juris Doctorate from University of Arkansas at Little Rock, William H. Bowen School of Law in 2012. She also earned a Masters of Arts in Professional and Technical Writing at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock in 2005, and in 2000 graduated Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Arts in English from University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff.