About the Sitter: Harvey A. Buffalo graduated from UCA in 1932. He worked for the U.S. Foreign Service before becoming an entrepreneur and investor. In 1997, the UCA Foundation acquired the former Pi Kappa Alpha fraternity house with a donation of $250,000 from Mr. Buffalo.
About the Artist: Kathy Riddick earned graduate and undergraduate degrees in Art, Spanish and Elementary Education from UCA. She taught Spanish in Conway and Little Rock, and Art at the Conway Junior High. Now retired, she continues to receive commissions for portraits in oil and pastels. She lives with her husband, Dr. Earl Riddick in Fayetteville, Arkansas.