, president of the University of Arkansas System
, has recommended Dr. Terisa Riley
as the next chancellor of UA Fort Smith.
She is currently senior vice president for student affairs and university administration at Texas A&M University – Kingsville and is expected to begin work July 1, subject to confirmation by the UA Board of Trustees. Here's her full bio.
The previous chancellor Dr. Paul Beran took a job as CEO of the South Dakota Higher Education Board of Regents.