Faulkner County Treasurer Regina Oakley of Vilonia will be seeking a sixth term as county treasurer. She will be running in the Democratic preferential primary election in May.

Prior to being elected treasurer, Oakley served 23 years as deputy treasurer for Faulkner County.

"I would like to thank the citizens of Faulkner County for allowing me to serve as their county treasurer, and I am asking them for their continued support," Oakley said. "If elected as county treasurer, I intend to continue to provide courteous and efficient services to the citizens of Faulkner County. 

"I will also continue to work with the state auditors as well as continue to upgrade the accounting procedures of the office in the manner required by law."

Oakley is a member of the Arkansas County Treasurer’s Association and serves as the treasurer for the Nursing Home Gift Fund of Faulkner County, Inc.

She is the daughter of Hestel and Pat York of Vilonia.

She and her husband, Steve, own and operate a cattle farm. They have two children, Heath and Rachel.