Black History Commission of Arkansas

The Black History Commission of Arkansas is administered by a seven-member board, appointed by the Governor with the approval of the State Senate. Commissioners serve seven-year terms staggered with one term expiring each January. Information for contacting members of the Black History Commission of Arkansas can be found on the Arkansas Department of Parks and Tourism Freedom of Information site, here.

  • Mr. Marion Butler
    Sherwood, Arkansas

  • Mrs. Carla Coleman
    Little Rock, Arkansas

  • Rev. Barry Dobson
    El Dorado, Arkansas

  • Mrs. Joyce Gibson
    Prescott, Arkansas

  • Dr. John W. Graves
    Arkadelphia, Arkansas

  • Mr. Myron Jackson
    Little Rock, Arkansas

  • Mr. James Lawson
    Jacksonville, Arkansas