Dr. Jim Carr, senior vice president at Harding University, was recently elected to three-year terms on the board of the Arkansas State Chamber of Commerce and board of directors for Herald of Truth.
Carr joins 30 other board members representing 14 cities for Arkansas State Chamber of Commerce. He is the only member representing Searcy.
Herald of Truth is an organization that strives to evangelize using Internet-based outreach and communication technologies in text, video and audio on multiple electronic platforms. Carr joins 12 other individuals on this board.
Carr will serve a three-year term with both organizations beginning Jan. 1, 2014, and ending Dec. 31, 2016.
A 1970 Harding graduate, Carr is responsible for the offices of admissions services and financial aid, American Studies Institute, and the Walton Scholars program. He has served the University for more than 25 years.
Harding is the largest private university in Arkansas with 6,295 students. The University also maintains campuses in Australia, Chile,England, France, Greece, Italy and Zambia. For more information visit www.harding.edu.