Animal Services Advisory Board

The Animal Services Advisory Board (ASAB) was created by Resolution 81-09 on April 7, 2009.  Resolution 200-12 approved November 8, 2012 reduced the board members to seven.  Resolution 128-13 approved June 4, 2013 amended Resolution 200-12 to add an Alderman position appointed by the Mayor.  The ASAB shall act in an advisory capacity to the Animal Services Superintendent, the Mayor, and the City Council on all policy matters pertaining to Animal Services Division activities, and work to stimulate and encourage communication with all members of the community to ensure that the programs, goals and objectives of the Animal Services Division are consistent with community needs and desires.


Yolanda Fields, Community Services, 575-8260


Staggered Three Year Terms


One Alderman appointed by the Mayor.

One Licensed veterinarian.

One owner, operator or employee of a business related to the production, sale, distribution or care of animals or livestock.

Five residents of the City of Fayetteville, who need not have any other affiliation, membership or association.


The Alderman position is appointed by the Mayor.  All other vacancies are filled by appointment from the governing body of the City.

Public Notification

A weekly meetings list is prepared by the City Clerk office which is distributed to the press and posted on the City’s web site:

Meeting Times

Regular meetings are held every other month on the first Monday of the month at 6:00 p.m. in Room 326 at the City Administration Building.

City of Fayetteville Appointees

Position Name Address Phone Terms
Chair Alderman Alan Long 113 West Mountain, Fayetteville, AR 72701 (479) 304-0585 07/01/2013 thru 12/31/2014
Veterinarian Charlie Blomberg PO Box 8703, Fayetteville, AR 72703 (479) 443-9534 07/01/2009 thru 06/30/2016
Business Term Stacey Fraser 2914 Glenmeadow, Fayetteville, AR 72704 (479) 251-1095 07/01/2010 thru 06/30/2016
Alyson Low 344 West Prospect Street, Fayetteville, AR 72701 (479) 957-4771 04/01/2015 thru 06/30/2015
Citizen at Large Ashley Yayock 1406 St. Andrews Circle, Fayetteville, AR 72701 (479) 445-3937 07/01/2013 thru 06/30/2016
Citizen at Large Lea Criss 911 N. Sang, Fayetteville, AR 72701 (479) 445-6073 04/01/2013 thru 06/30/2017
Citizen at Large Richard Clehouse 1680 South River Meadows Dr., Fayetteville, AR 72701 (479) 287-4265 07/01/2009 thru 06/30/2015
Jill Hopkins 380 South Cunningham Lane, Fayetteville, AR 72701 (479) 966-6744 04/01/2015 thru 06/30/2017