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Officers & Directors

Senior Management

William H. Henderson
Chief Executive Officer
William H. Henderson has served as a director since September 2002. Mr. Henderson has also served as our Chief Executive Officer since October 2007 and as our President from May 2002 to March 2016. From 1999 until May 2002, Mr. Henderson served as Chief Operating Officer of our wholly owned operating subsidiary. From 1992 until 1998, Mr. Henderson served as General Manager of our wholly owned operating subsidiary. From 1987 until 1992, Mr. Henderson primarily held positions of District Manager and Regional Manager of our wholly owned operating subsidiary. Mr. Henderson’s qualifications to serve on the board include his more than 29 years of experience with our company and his in-depth knowledge of our company and its operations. In addition, Mr. Henderson provides significant industry experience and expertise to the board.
Jeffrey A. Williams
President & Chief Financial Officer
Jeffrey A. Williams has served as President of the Company since March 2016, as Chief Financial Officer and Secretary of the Company since October 2005, and as a director since August 2011. Before becoming President in March 2016, Mr. Williams served as Vice President Finance of the Company since October 2005. Mr. Williams is a Certified Public Accountant and prior to joining the Company, his experience included approximately seven years in public accounting with Arthur Andersen & Co. and Coopers and Lybrand LLC in Tulsa, Oklahoma and Dallas, Texas. His experience also includes approximately five years as Chief Financial Officer and Vice President of Operations of Wynco, LLC, a nationwide distributor of animal health products. Mr. Williams' qualifications to serve on the Board include his financial and operational experience.

Board of Directors

William H. Henderson
William H. Henderson has served as a director since September 2002. Mr. Henderson has also served as our Chief Executive Officer since October 2007 and as our President from May 2002 to March 2016. From 1999 until May 2002, Mr. Henderson served as Chief Operating Officer of our wholly owned operating subsidiary. From 1992 until 1998, Mr. Henderson served as General Manager of our wholly owned operating subsidiary. From 1987 until 1992, Mr. Henderson primarily held positions of District Manager and Regional Manager of our wholly owned operating subsidiary. Mr. Henderson’s qualifications to serve on the board include his more than 29 years of experience with our company and his in-depth knowledge of our company and its operations. In addition, Mr. Henderson provides significant industry experience and expertise to the board.
Daniel J. Englander
Daniel J. Englander has served as a director since February 2007. Mr. Englander is the founder and currently the Managing Partner of Ursula Capital Partners, an investment management partnership founded in 2004. From January 2005 to June 2006, Mr. Englander was a partner of Prescott Securities, an investment fund, and from October 1994 to January 2005, he was employed by Allen & Company, an investment merchant bank, most recently as Managing Director. Mr. Englander is also currently on the board of directors of Copart, Inc. and previously served as a director of Healthways, Inc., for a portion of 2014. Mr. Englander’s qualifications to serve on the board include his financial and investment experience. He also brings operational and strategic expertise, as well as business development expertise, to the board.
Robert Cameron Smith
Robert Cameron Smith has served as a director since December 2009. Mr. Smith is the founder and President of Cameron Smith & Associates, Inc., an executive recruiting firm located in Bentonville, Arkansas that he founded in 1994. He has over 20 years of experience in executive searching, beginning with Career Consultants in Southern California before starting his own agency in Los Angeles, California. He has become a leader in the retail supplier community, and is actively involved in efforts to enhance the technology, international trade opportunities and higher education resources available to world-class companies working in conjunction with major retailers. Mr. Smith’s qualifications to serve on the board include his recruiting and management selection expertise.
Jeffrey A. Williams
Jeffrey A. Williams has served as President of the Company since March 2016, as Chief Financial Officer and Secretary of the Company since October 2005, and as a director since August 2011. Before becoming President in March 2016, Mr. Williams served as Vice President Finance of the Company since October 2005. Mr. Williams is a Certified Public Accountant and prior to joining the Company, his experience included approximately seven years in public accounting with Arthur Andersen & Co. and Coopers and Lybrand LLC in Tulsa, Oklahoma and Dallas, Texas. His experience also includes approximately five years as Chief Financial Officer and Vice President of Operations of Wynco, LLC, a nationwide distributor of animal health products. Mr. Williams' qualifications to serve on the Board include his financial and operational experience.
Eddie L. Hight
Eddie L. Hight has served as director since October 2013. Mr. Hight served as Chief Operating Officer from May 2002 until his retirement in November 2013 and as Associate Development Manager until April 2015. From 1984 until May 2002, Mr. Hight held a number of positions at Car-Mart including Store Manager and Regional Manager. Mr. Hight’s qualifications to serve on the board include his more than 31 years of experience with our Company and his in-depth knowledge of our Company and its operations. In addition, Mr. Hight provides significant industry experience and expertise to the board.
Jim von Gremp
Chairman
Jim von Gremp has served as a director since December 2015. Mr. von Gremp is a real estate investor, communication consultant, and former Wal-Mart executive. While with Wal-Mart he served in various areas including accounting, auditing, treasury, employee benefits, training/development, and public/corporate affairs. He was a member of the Board of Trustees of the University of Arkansas System from March 2005 to March 2016, serving as Chairman in 2014 and has been a Board Member of Arvest Bank-Benton County since 2004. He serves as a member of the Arkansas Department of Higher Education Coordinating Board having been appointed in March 2016. Mr. von Gremp was Chairman of the Arkansas Public Service Commission from 1999-2000, and served as Executive Director of Governmental Operations for the State of Arkansas, Governor's Office under Governor Mike Huckabee from 1996-1997, and represented Arkansas District 2 (Benton County) from 1993-1996 as a State Representative. He is a Certified Public Accountant-Retired. Mr. von Gremp’s qualifications to serve on the board include his financial and investment experience.
Ray C. Dillon
Ray C. Dillon was elected to director for the Company in August 2017. Mr. Dillon was the President, Chief Executive Officer and a director of Deltic Timber Corporation (NYSE: DEL) from July 2003 until his retirement in October 2016. Mr. Dillon has over 40 years of experience in the paper and forest products industry. Prior to joining Deltic Timber, Mr. Dillon served in various executive positions with Gaylord Container Corporation from 1994 through mid-2003, including Executive Vice President from 2000 through mid-2003, Vice President Primary Products from 1997 through 2000, and Vice President Mill Operations from 1994 through 1997. Mr. Dillon graduated from Mississippi State University where he received a B.S. in Chemical Engineering. He also holds a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Chicago. Mr. Dillon's public company executive experience and operational and strategic expertise qualifies him to serve on the Company's board.