Vice President for Institutional Advancement
Ed.D., University of Missouri, Columbia (2004)
M.Ed., University of Arkansas, Fayetteville (1998)
B.S., College of the Ozarks, Point Lookout, Missouri (1991)
Graduate of Valley Springs (AR) High School (1986)
FAMILY & COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT:
Dr. Arnold comes to us from Branson, where he has been an active member of the community for more than twenty years, Arnold was a member of the Branson-Hollister Rotary Club. He served as a board member of Rotary, the Youth Exchange Officer for the local club, and also on the District Committee for Rotary Youth Exchange. He looks forward to joining the Harrison Rotary Club and becoming active in the local youth exchange program. Dr. Arnold also served as a board member for the Table Rock Lake Chamber of Commerce. As a Chamber board member, he served as Chairman for the Membership Committee and as a member of the Government Relations Committee. Rodney is married to his wife, Mary. Mary is currently a reading recovery and ISS teacher in the Branson School District. They have three girls, Madison, Emilie, and Lily Cate.
As Vice President for Institutional Advancement at North Arkansas College, Arnold is responsible for development, public relations and marketing, community education, and special events for the College. He also serves as executive director of the North Arkansas College Foundation. Dr. Arnold comes from Skaggs Foundation where he served nearly six years as President of the hospital foundation. Prior to Skaggs, Arnold served as Dean of Development at College of the Ozarks for fourteen years developing financial resources for the College and overseeing Alumni and Public Relations for the College.