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Ron Rainey

Center Director

Ron Rainey

Center Director with over 20 years agricultural economics experience with Extension programming and outreach.
(501) 671-2175
Erica Fields

Grants/Financial Manager

Erica Barnes Fields

Financial manager responsible for administering grants and managing the financial aspects for the Center. Fields is the primary financial contact for Center grants.
(501) 671-2146
    SRMEC Celise Weems

Program Manager

Celise Weems

Weems is an experienced agricultural professional driven to help farmers and ranchers enhance their business operations. She promotes the Center's resources and stakeholder engagement activities across the region. She holds a Master of Economics from the University of Arkansas and an MBA from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock
(501) 671-2344
  SRMEC Communications Manager Jamie Cousins

Communications Manager

Jamie Cousins

Cousins holds a BA in Communications from Louisiana Tech University and an MA in Communication Studies from the University of Louisiana at Monroe.
(501) 646-6930
SRMEC Staff Member Ariel Little

Administrative Specialist III

Ariel Little

Little is an experienced administrative support specialist. She currently holds a BA in Mass Communication: Mass Media from Southern Arkansas University.
(501) 671-2166