Crowley’s Ridge College is pleased to welcome Dennis B. Hanes to its Board of Trustees. Hanes is an experienced Certified Public Accountant and is married to Beverly (Wheeler) Hanes of Poplar Bluff, Missouri. The two are members at Green Forest Church of Christ in Poplar Bluff where he also serves as an elder.
Hanes is an alumni of CRC, earning his Associate of Arts degree in 1975 before going on to study Accounting at Harding University in Searcy. He is semi-retired from Kraft, Miles & Tatum LLC of Poplar Bluff and has many years of experience in accounting and finance. He is a past President of the Greater Poplar Bluff Area Chamber of Commerce, past President of the Southeast Chapter, MO Society of Certified Public Accountants, past President and current Treasurer of the Poplar Bluff Lions Club, and current President of the United Cancer Assistance Network.
“I’m truly honored to be asked to serve on CRC’s board of directors. I have great memories of my time as a student there many years ago, and I have never lost my love for the college and its emphasis on both educational and spiritual values. Looking forward to working with fellow board members and Dr. Johnson for the benefit of each student,” Hanes says.
Dennis and Beverly have two children, Eric (Audrey) Hanes of Jonesboro AR, and Dustin (Alex) of Little Rock AR, as well as four beautiful grandchildren.