Larry Walther

Commerce Department chief of staff tapped to be Arkansas’ next finance secretary

BY: - August 7, 2023

Arkansas Gov. Sarah Huckabee Sanders on Monday named Jim Hudson, who has been serving as chief of staff at the Arkansas Department of Commerce, her next finance secretary.¬† Hudson will replace former Secretary of the Department of Finance and Administration Larry Walther, who last week was appointed interim state treasurer following the death of Treasurer […]

Arkansas Finance Secretary Larry Walther appointed interim state treasurer 

BY: - August 3, 2023

Arkansas Gov. Sarah Huckabee Sanders on Thursday appointed Larry Walther, the secretary of the Arkansas Department of Finance and Administration, to succeed the late Mark Lowery as state treasurer. Lowery, a Republican elected treasurer last year, died last week following a pair of strokes.¬† Walther will serve until 2025, and Arkansans will elect a new […]