Board of Directors

Who We Are

The purposes and objects of the Arkansas Air & Military Museum are to establish and maintain a museum for the public display of aircraft, aviation artifacts and military memorabilia form the earliest period to the present with special attention to items related to the state of Arkansas.   The Arkansas Air & Military Museum will also establish and maintain a library of related materiel and encourage the restoration and preservation of aircraft, aviation artifacts, and military-related items.  The Arkansas Air & Military Museum also strives to educate the public about the cultural and historical significance, and the technological developments related to items on display.

Board of Directors Executive Committee, 2016

  • President:  Rick Bailey
  • Vice President:  Jeffry Gates
  • Secretary:  Rick McKinney
  • Treasurer:  Ray Boudreaux
  • Executive Director:  Vacant

Additional Board Members Include:

  • Fadil Bayyari
  • Jimmy Beckford
  • Dave Bowman
  • Darrell Cox
  • Joel Gardner
  • G.W. (Bill) Keating
  • Bob Kellett
  • Scott Musgrave
  • Russ Smith
  • Jon Woods
  • Jim Younkin
  • Matt Younkin

Honorary Board Member:

  • Leonard McCandless