2015-16 Senators



Adjunct Senators
Lyle Howarth
Terry Phillips
James Pilant
Wendi Williams
At-Large Senators
Dixie Androes
Gary Bender
Carl Collier
Carey Chaney
Lenora Clouse
Sheila Smith
Sheila has been an educator at either the high school or community college level for almost 20 years. She has also worked as a bookkeeper and marketing coordinator. She has served as a program coordinator and department head, chaired many committees, served on Faculty Senate, successfully written grants for furthering technology in the classroom, built partnerships with businesses, and taught a variety of business- and computer-related courses in her years in academia. Sheila is an exceptionally qualified instructor and strives to maintain excellence in the class while helping students to further their educational endeavors. Sheila is an Associate Professor of Business at NorthWest Arkansas Community College.
Division Senators
Matthew Voss
Business & Computers
Miles Fish
Communication & Arts
Sammie Eddie
Health Professions
Ms. Eddie graduated from the NWACC PTA Program in 1999 with an Associate of Applied Science in Physical Therapist Assistant. She received her Bachelor's degree in Business Management from John Brown University in 2001 and her Master's degree in Business Administration in 2011 from John Brown University. Ms. Eddie became a full-time faculty member and Director of Clinical Education in 2007, and then assumed the role of PTA Program Director in 2010. She has been active in the community with her participation in fundraising with the ALS, Cystic Fibrosis, MS, Komen, and other various charities. Her clinical background includes: acute care, home health, and outpatient rehabilitation. She also served as the Director of Rehabilitation at a local skilled nursing facility, and is an APTA certified clinical instructor. Ms. Eddie is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association education and neurological sections.
Joe Timpe
Janet Dodd
Social/Behavioral Sciences
Carol Olson
Gloria Mallow
Vice President
Tim McGinn