Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson has appointed Megan Tollett to the Henderson State University Board of Trustees. Tollett will serve until January 2026. She replaces Deborah Nolan whose term expired this year.
Tollett is the chief financial officer for Impact Management Group (IMG), a public affairs, government relations, and public relations firm with offices in Little Rock, Arkansas, and Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
“I am honored to receive the appointment by Gov. Asa Hutchinson to the Henderson State University Board of Trustees,” Tollett said. “Receiving my education from Henderson prepared me to be a steward of public trust, and it is now a privilege to be able to serve my alma mater in this way.
“I have tremendous respect for President Jones and the board members, and I look forward to working with them to advance the university’s mission.”
A native of Dierks, Tollett earned a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Henderson State University with an emphasis in marketing and a minor in political science in 2007. She also holds a Masters of Business Administration from Henderson.
Before coming to IMG, Tollett served as the executive director of the Republican Party of Arkansas (RPA) where she was responsible for managing the day-to-day operations of the state party and its campaigns.
Tollett previously served as the political director at the RPA, acting as the party liaison to the Republican legislative caucuses and assisted Republican candidates with their campaigns and mail plans during the election.
Tollett resides in Bryant with her husband, Matt, and daughter Camilla.