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Nathan C. Looney

Senior Development Officer, Arkansas Children's Foundation

Nathan C. Looney graduated Summa Cum Laude from the University of Arkansas-Fayetteville. Looney also received his MPS and JD from the UA Clinton School of Public Service and the UA Little Rock's Bowen School of Law respectively. After graduating from the Clinton School and law school in Little Rock, Looney returned to the University of Arkansas-Fayetteville as a Visiting Assistant Professor in the Department of Political Science. After teaching full-time for the university for a period, Looney practiced law at Waddell, Cole & Jones, PLLC. In 2018, Looney returned to Little Rock to join the Arkansas Children's Foundation where he focuses on securing major and planned gifts for the organization. In 2020, the Arkansas Bar Association recognized Looney with the Presidential Award of Excellence.