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Hempstead Hall announces new director

Hempstead Hall announces new director

January 8th, 2019 by Gazette Staff in Texarkana Region
Amanda Lance

Amanda Lance has been named the new director of Hempstead Hall and workforce development at the University of Arkansas Hope-Texarkana.

Lance has more than a decade of hospitality experience and previously served as the advertising and publications coordinator for the college.

She is a 2003 graduate of Hope High School, a 2016 graduate of UA Hope-Texarkana and is currently completing her bachelor's degree through the University of Arkansas-Fayetteville.

"The impact of Hempstead Hall has been tremendously positive on Hope and all of Southwest Arkansas and I am honored and humbled to continue the legacy started by Dolly Henley," Lance stated in a press release. "Our community's culture is greatly enriched through the performing arts brought through Hempstead Hall and I am thrilled to be a part of broadening that scope of opportunity. It will also be exciting to work with our industry and community partners to continue to offer the best training facility in our region."

For more information, contact Lance at 870-722-8566 or amanda.lance@uacch.edu.

—From Staff Reports

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