Pat Anderson, the newly-announced 2018 United Way of Southeast Arkansas Board president, is a civil servant and long-time supporter of United Way, according to a news release.

“I have been fortunate to serve in various capacities at the United Way of Southeast Arkansas over the past 35 years,” Anderson said in the release. “To be asked to be president for the coming year and continue to help our agencies and the people we touch is something I will always remember. Thank you to the United Way of Southeast Arkansas for this opportunity and privilege.”