Mayor Robert "Butch" Berry
A native of Eureka Springs (4th generation), architect, preservation specialist, artist, outdoorsman -
and first Mayor of Eureka Springs to be re-elected for two consecutive 4-year terms since the 1940's!.
COMMUNITY & PROFESSIONAL SERVICE
Butch has been active in local
government and business for a
long time. He has served on the Planning Commission, CAPC Commission, Planning Commission,
city council and Board of the Eureka Springs Chamber of Commerce.
He was the Executive Director of
the Capitol Zoning Commission in Little Rock, Arkansas, and was Principal of I.D.E.A (Innovative Design and Environment Arts)
He has owned his own architectural firm -Robert D Berry architects P.A. - since 1996.
Architect: University of Arkansas
Licensed in Arkansas, Oklahoma and Missouri
City Planning, and PUD's
Butch was the architect for
the Carroll County Western
District Courthouse restoration;
worked on hundreds of
preservation and new
construction projects in
Married to Lynn Berry;
has one step-daughter.
Graduate of Berryville
High School and the
University of Arkansas.
As often as possible, you'll find Butch outdoors with friends and family fishing, canoeing, walking the family dogs and attending as many U of A games as possible.
Municipal League of Arkansas Advisory Council for Economic Development
Carroll County Solid Waste Board
North Western Arkansas Economic Development Board
Municipal League of Arkansas Resolution Committee
Opera in the Ozarks Planning and Building Committee
Preferred Family Health Board
Mayor's Task Force on Economic Development - City of Eureka Springs
Arts Council - City of Eureka Springs
Firemen's Pension Fund Board - City of Eureka Springs
C3 - Carroll County Collaborative