Several people from west central Arkansas were named in Gov. Asa Hutchinson’s announcement of appointments Friday.

Steve Rucker of Alma was named to the Residential Contractors Committee. The appointment expires Oct. 1, 2018, replacing Fred Rausch.

Philip Blankenship of Booneville was appointed to the Judicial Discipline and Disability Commission. The appointment expires June 30, 2023, replacing Roger Carter.

Kevin White of Van Buren was appointed to the Judicial Discipline and Disability Commission. The appointment expires June 30, 2023, replacing Mary Bassett.