The Agenda

Webb wins key Arkansas contest

Victory endorsee Kathy Webb has won the race to represent Ward 3 on the Little Rock, Arkansas City Board of Directors.

Webb has served as an Arkansas State Representative from 2007 until 2012, where she earned the distinction of being the first openly LGBT member of the state’s House of Representatives.

She has served on the University of Arkansas Medical School Board of Visitors, receiving the Legend Champion Award from Arkansas Kids Count Coalition, JCA Humanitarian of the Year Award, First Branch Award from the Arkansas Judicial Council and Pioneer Award from the National Association of Women Business Owners.

Webb has also been honored by the Arkansas AIDS Foundation, Arkansas Chapter of the National Association of Social Workers and has received the Hendrix College Ethel K. Millar Award for social justice. In 2012, TALK BUSINESS rated her as the Most Effective Member of the Arkansas House of Representatives.

A former small business owner, Webb resides in Little Rock and is currently Executive Director of the Arkansas Hunger Relief Alliance.