DR. CHERYL FELDER-STUART - (PUBLIC ALTERNATE MEMBER), is an Arkansas Gold Star Mom graduated salutatorian of her high school class where she and two of her cousins integrated the public schools in Okolona, AR, she received her BS Degree from Arkansas Baptist College, MSE Degree from Ouachita Baptist University and her PhD in Public Administration from Century University. A licensed Social Worker she is retired for the State of Arkansas Department of Human Services, and currently serves as Founder and CEO of the CPT Arthur "BO" Felder Service Center as an advocate for soldiers and dependents counseling in separation, grief, death and dying. She was appointed as a chartered member of the Arkansas Early Childhood Commission by Governor Clinton July, 1989 appointed for a second term which expired in 1995 by Governor Tucker, the past President of the Arkansas Human Services Employees Association, and past president of miller/Lafayette county NAACP Branch." Currently she serves as the president of the Lafayette-Miller District Women's Auxiliary, on the Lafayette County Library Board, Director of the Youth Department of the Arkansas Congress of Christian Education, the Director of the Young Adult Division of the National Congress of Christian Education and as the President of her Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. She spends most of her time writing and designing workshops modules, teaching in the USA, Germany and the Dominican of the Republic. She has been resented in Who's Who in the National Baptist Convention USA, INC, received a Honorary Doctorate of Humane Letters, the 2005 Harriett Tubman Award, 2010 outstanding Community Award and the 2011 Arkansas Council of Deliberation Gold Eagle. A mother, grandmother, member of the St. James Baptist Church and the order of Eastern Star.