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Monday, March 11, 2019

William Willis Appointed to Caddo Mountain Spring Water Board

by Arkansas Business Staff  on Monday, Mar. 11, 2019 3:56 pm   1 min read

William Willis

Caddo Mountain Spring Water LLC has appointed William Willis, president of Willis Mineral Resources Consulting LLC of Hot Springs, to its advisory board. The bottled water company is based in Hot Springs Village.

Willis' appointment is effective immediately. He is the sixth to join the board in the past nine months.

He is founder and principal of Willis Mineral Resources Consulting. Before that, Willis served as manager of southern minerals for Weyerhaeuser Co. in Hot Springs from 1983 to 2016. 

Before joining Weyerhaeuser, he worked as a professional geologist for several other companies, including Stephens Production Co. of Fort Smith.

He serves on the University of Arkansas Geosciences External Advisory Board and has been a board member since 2005. He was that board's chairman for three years. He is also an Arkansas Geological Survey commissioner and vice chairman of its board.

Willis received a bachelor's degree and a master's degree in geology from the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville.

The following also sit on the CMSW's board:

  • Craig Rennie, managing director of Garrison Financial Institute and associate professor of finance at the UA Sam M. Walton College of Business;

  • James Hendren, chairman of the Venture Center & Broadband Development Group LLC;

  • Patrick Hays, former North Little Rock mayor;

  • Robert Reis, a professor and senior research career scientist at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and VA Medical Sciences; and

  • Walter Mello, chief investment officer at MyBlox Inc. and WMM Capital Advisors, and managing partner at EMP Management Group LLC.