Dr. Rex M. Horne, Jr., president of Ouachita Baptist University since 2006, has announced his resignation as president effective this summer in order to serve as president of Arkansas’ Independent Colleges & Universities. He succeeds Ouachita alumnus Rex Nelson who has been named director of corporate communications for Simmons First National Corp.
Henderson, Trennis, "Dr. Rex Horne concludes tenure as Ouachita president, accepts AICU leadership post" (2015). Press Releases. 135.