ARORA Announces New Executive Director

Board of Directors announce Alan Cochran as the new Executive Director of The Arkansas Organ Recovery Agency (ARORA) effective December 15, 2014.

Alan brings a wealth of experience in the field of tissue and organ donation. Alan’s background includes currently being Vice President of Quality Systems at One Legacy in Los Angeles, California for 12 years. Alan is well known and respected in the field of organ and tissue donation particularly for his work in quality assurance and quality improvement. Prior to being at One Legacy Alan ran a tissue bank in Los Angeles, California and became very familiar with the intricacies of tissue banking. ARORA does not bank tissue but we work closely with a number of tissue banks including the only tissue bank in our state, the UAMS Lions Club Eye bank.