ARVets CEO Nicole Hart has been appointed to the Arkansas Veterans Commission by Governor Mike Beebe. Hart is a combat veteran of the Iraq War and founder of ARVets, a Arkansas-based non-profit organization working to improve the overall quality of life for Arkansas veterans.
Under Hart’s leadership, ARVets has provided comprehensive services to over 3,000 Arkansas Veterans and their families. The organization also brought in more than $3.5 million in state revenue over the last three years. Prior to her work with ARVets, Hart was the Military and Veteran Advisor to Governor Beebe. In that position, she served as a liaison between the Veteran community, the Governor, and the Arkansas Legislature.
According to the Governor’s Office, Hart’s appointment with the Arkansas Veterans Commission expires October 15, 2019.