Former Arkansas State Board of Education Member
Vicki Saviers is a Fort Smith, Arkansas native and graduated from the University of Arkansas. She became interested in education reform and policy while volunteering in her children’s public schools in Little Rock, Arkansas. Vicki founded the Public Education Foundation of Little Rock and served as its first Executive Director. Other education involvement includes serving on Arkansans for Education Reform, Chair of the Advisory Committee for the College of Education and Health Professions at the University of Arkansas, founding board member of eSTEM Public Charter School, and a member of the Arkansas State Board of Education. She currently serves on the Advisory Boards of The Academy for Educational Equity and the Arkansas Teacher Corps, and the Board of Visitors at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock.
Other volunteer involvement includes past service on the boards of Arkansas Children’s Hospital Foundation, the Arkansas Arts Center, Potluck, Inc., the Arkansas Repertory Theater and the Winthrop Rockefeller Foundation.
Vicki is married to Mark Saviers and they are parents to two married sons and have four grandchildren.