By Lucas Parsch, Ozark Society Vice President

The fall meeting of the Ozark Society will take place at Lake Claiborne State Park in northwest Louisiana over the weekend (Fri-Sun) of October 21-23, 2022.  One important order of business at the membership meeting on October 22 will be the election of officers to the Ozark Society Board of Directors.  Positions up for election to a two-year term are:  President, Vice-President, Treasurer, Secretary, Conservation Chair, Education Chair, Community Engagement Chair, Communications/Membership Chair-Editor, and Archival Chair.  In addition, State Directors (i.e., board members at-large) for Arkansas, Louisiana, and Missouri will also be elected.

 The Nominations Committee is seeking nominees and/or volunteers who are interested in serving on the Board of Directors by running for one of these important Ozark Society positions.  Interested persons should contact one of the following nominating committee members for more information:

Alice Andrews: or 501-912-4597

Luke Parsch: or 479-442-3817

Sandy Roerig: or 318-686-9481

Brian Thompson: or 479-879-0688

A listing of current 2020-22 Ozark Society Board members can be found at   Duties of officers can be found in the Ozark Society Bylaws at