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Pinkston named Ozarka Employee of the Quarter

Scott Pinkston of Batesville, Arkansas has been selected as Ozarka College’s Employee of the Quarter, according to the Melbourne-based institution.

“Scott is most deserving of this recognition; going the extra mile in all facets of his role and always working tirelessly to ensure students, staff, faculty, and administration have the advanced tools they need to excel at Ozarka, said Dr. Richard Dawe, Ozarka College president. “Scott exemplifies excellence in all he does for Ozarka College.”

Pinkston has been employed at the college for 23 years and currently serves as the vice president and chief information officer. He joined the Ozarka team in 1998 as the network manager. Since that time, Pinkston has been instrumental in transforming the college’s technical infrastructure to the state-of-the-art systems in operation at Ozarka’s multi-campus footprint today, said Ozarka. 

Pinkston has earned the Employee of the Quarter recognition for the period of April through June 2021.

For more information about Ozarka College, to register for classes, or schedule a campus visit please call 870.368.2300 or visit our website at

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