Arkansas Capital Corporation is pleased to announce the appointments of Dr. Sandra Massey, chancellor of Arkansas State University (ASU) at Newport, and Frank Scott Jr., business development and commercial lending executive for First Security Bank, to its all-volunteer board of directors. In her current role at ASU Newport, Dr. Massey serves as chief executive officer, providing strategic leadership initiatives for the institution’s three campuses. She also serves on the Newport Economic Development Commission. A Jonesboro native, Dr. Massey received a bachelor of science degree in psychology and a master of rehabilitation counseling from ASU in Jonesboro. She received a doctor of education in occupational and adult education from Oklahoma State University. Scott, who is a native of Little Rock, serves as a bank executive with First Security Bank, focused on new business development and commercial lending. He is also an Arkansas State Highway commissioner. He received a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the Fogelman College of Business at the University of Memphis. He also earned a master’s degree in business administration from the College of Business at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock. The Arkansas Capital Corporation Group of companies empower entrepreneurs by providing capital in conjunction with community banks to businesses through its capital availability products and advocating for entrepreneurs through capital, educational, and technological improvements. The Arkansas Capital Corporation Group serves as the platform from which new opportunities are launched. In addition to the flagship company, Arkansas Capital Corporation, there are seven affiliate and partner companies, including, Six Bridges Capital Corporation, Arkansas Capital Relending Corporation, Arkansas Economic Acceleration Foundation, Heartland Renaissance Fund, Connect Arkansas, Pine State Regional Center, and SouthWind Analytics. To learn more, visit www.arcapital.com.