Mark Middleton, of Central Arkansas’ HVAC company Middleton Heat & Air, has died, according to a post on the company’s social media page. He was 59.
“The Middleton family has lost an inspiring and dedicated leader, as well as a son, brother, husband, and father,” a representative of Middleton Heat & Air said in the Facebook post. “Mark leaves behind a company that he helped build from the ground up alongside his family and was proud to run for the last 25 years.”
Middleton was the former finance director for Bill Clinton’s presidential campaign and special assistant to Clinton under Chief of Staff Mack McLarty. He was also the president of MidCorp Capital in Bryant, a member of the UAMS Foundation Fund board of advisors and the CHI St. Vincent Foundation board of directors, and a University of Arkansas alum.
Funeral arrangements had not yet been announced as of Monday afternoon.