He has taken a medical mission trip to Matamoras, Mexico, and completed an externship in Geriatric Dentistry. He has served on the Advisory Board of the UAMS College of Health Professions, the Community Advisory Board of Baptist Medical Center NLR and Pulaski Technical College’s Dental Assistant Advisory Committee. He is a member of the American Dental Society, Arkansas State Dental Association and is a past member of Lyon College’s Alumni Council. He has volunteered at the Arkansas Mission of Mercy, providing free dental care to patients in need.
Dr. Powell is a huge fan of Star Wars and has his very own Stormtrooper costume! He is a member of the 501st Legion, an international fan-based organization dedicated to the construction and wearing of screen-accurate replicas of Star Wars costumes to promote charitable causes. Legion members like Dr. Powell participate in parades, school fairs, community festivals, hospital visits and charity events in their Star Wars gear.
He and his wife Kristin are the proud parents of two daughters, Alexandra and Drew. In his spare time he enjoys boating on Lake Ouachita with his family, reading, painting, drawing, dancing and traveling. They are a family of Star Wars fans and they love all things Disney.