Political Strategist Bill Vickery Named as Keynote Speaker for Baptist Health Foundation’s Steak Soiree

ARKADELPHIA, Ark. – Join Baptist Health Foundation for an enjoyable event with purpose Tuesday, Aug. 8, in Arkadelphia, headlined by political strategist Bill Vickery. 

This year’s Steak Soiree will be held at the Ouachita Baptist University Walker Conference Center. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. It will feature a steak dinner prepared by World Champion steak griller David Nelson and his team as well as entertainment and a silent auction.

Vickery is a founding partner of Capitol Advisors Group and serves as the firm’s managing partner. For over 20 years he has been a fixture on the Arkansas political scene. Vickery’s career in politics began as campaign manager of Republican Tim Hutchinson’s successful U.S. Senate campaign in 1996.

In addition to appearing on national television, Vickery hosts a statewide radio political program, “The Sunday Buzz,” and appears every Friday morning on NBC affiliate KARK in Little Rock as a panelist on “Political Plays.” He also appears on “Capitol View,” a weekly political television talk show.

Proceeds from this year’s Steak Soiree will benefit renovations at Baptist Health Medical Center-Arkadelphia to third-floor inpatient rooms.

Tickets for the Steak Soiree are $75 and are available at Sponsorship opportunities are also available. For any questions, please call Baptist Health Foundation at (501) 202-1839.


About Baptist Health

For more than a century, Baptist Health has delivered All Our Best in health care through Christian compassion and innovative services. Baptist Health is Arkansas’ most comprehensive health care organization with more than 250 points of access that include 11 hospitals; urgent care centers; a senior living community; over 100 primary and specialty care clinics; a college with studies in nursing and allied health; a graduate residency program; and access to virtual care anytime, anywhere. It is also the largest private not-for-profit health care organization based in Arkansas, providing care through the support of approximately 11,000 employees, groundbreaking treatments, renowned physicians and community outreach programs. For more information about Baptist Health, visit, call Baptist Health HealthLine at 1-888-BAPTIST or download the myBaptistHealth app.