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News Release – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Valerie Erkman, Senior Vice President – Marketing
Kara Stockwell Named Vice President of Organizational Development
for Arkansas Federal Credit Union
Former Windstream executive to lead employee development effort at Arkansas Federal
JACKSONVILLE, Ark. (June 4, 2018) – Kara Stockwell, who served as Windstream’s
director of learning and development since 2010, has been named vice president of
organizational development for Arkansas Federal Credit Union.
Stockwell will lead Arkansas Federal’s personal and professional development for more
than 280 employees across the state. At Windstream, an S&P 500 communications
company based in Little Rock, Stockwell directed learning facilitation for new hire
programs, system enhancements and product launches.
In addition, she administered the company’s learning-management system for its 14,000
employees nationwide. Prior to joining the Windstream team, Stockwell served in various
managerial roles for Alltel and Verizon in Little Rock.
“Arkansas Federal understands that our most important asset is our people,” said Heather
Savage, senior vice president for human resources. “With that in mind, we invest in our
employees’ personal and professional development. Kara is evidence of that investment.
She brings a level of experience that will elevate an already exceptional development
Arkansas Federal Credit Union is the largest financial cooperative and one of the largest
financial institutions in Arkansas with more than $1.1 billion in total assets and more than
280 employees. Arkansas Federal has 14 branches throughout Arkansas, which serve
more than 100,000 members. afcu.org. #OpenToAllArkansans