Civil Service Commission

The Civil Service Commission was created by Arkansas Code Annotated 14-51-201 et. seq. - Little Rock City Code, Section 2-112. Each of the commission's seven (7) members serve six (6)-year terms. The Civil Service Commission is responsible for personnel policy, merit system rules and regulations and employee/candidate appeals within authority established by Arkansas Statute and City Ordinance. Members must be residents of Little Rock for more than three (3) years and must complete a questionnaire when applying for a position.

The Civil Service Commission meets the second and fourth Thursdays of each month (or as necessary) at 8:00 AM at Little Rock City Hall in the Board of Directors Chambers.

For More Information

Civil Service Commission
Stacey Witherell, Director
Human Resources Department
Little Rock City Hall
500 West Markham Street, Suite #130W
Little Rock, AR 72201
(501) 371-4590

AUTHORITY: Arkansas Code Annotated 14-51-201 et. seq. - Little Rock City Code, Section 2-112; Ordinance No. 20,413 (March 1, 2011)
TERM: Six (6) years
MEMBERS: Seven (7)
DUTIES: The Commission is responsible for personnel policy, merit system rules and regulations and employee/candidate appeals within authority established by Arkansas Statute and City Ordinance for Civil Service employees.
SELECTION: A member must be a resident of Little Rock for more than three (3) years and must complete a questionnaire when applying for a position.
MEETINGS: Second and Fourth Thursday of Each Month (or as necessary)
Little Rock City Hall
Board of Directors Chambers
8:00 AM

Current Members

Henry Akins II
704 Arthur Drive
Little Rock, AR  72204
(501) 615-4001
Term Expires: 4-1-2023

Cara Boyd-Connors
18 Wellington Colony Drive
Little Rock, AR 72211
(901) 484-5912
Term Expires: 4-1-2019

Jeffrey Hildebrand
2610 Cantrell Road
Little Rock, AR 72202
(501) 603-3852
Term Expires: 4-1-2023

James Hudson
1401 Kirk Road
Little Rock, AR 72223
(501) 224-7171
Term Expires:  4-1-2019

Efrem B. Neely, Sr.
9210 Tall Timber Boulevard
Little Rock, AR 72204
(501) 823-0621
ebneely@gmail.com
Term Expires: 4-1-2023

Obray Nunnley, Jr.
1708 South Taylor Street
Little Rock, AR 72204
(501) 960-4287
obray@aol.com
Term Expires: 4-1-2023


Paula Gray Stitz
322 Main St
Little Rock, AR 72201
(501) 682-7441
paula.stitz@acic.arkansas.gov
Term Expires: 4-1-2019