Nate Coulter, 56, maintained a trial practice in Arkansas for over 25 years, after clerking for U.S. District Judge G. Thomas Eisele, and serving as assistant legal counsel to Governor Bill Clinton. He practiced with Wright, Lindsey & Jennings; and Wilson, Engstrom, Corum & Coulter. From 2012 to 2014, he was on the faculty of the University of Arkansas School of Law.
He was a charter member of the Arkansas Access to Justice Commission and served as Chairman of the Arkansas Bar Association's Board of Governors in 2005-2006. He was selected in December 2015 to be the next director of the Central Arkansas Library System following Bobby Roberts' retirement in March 2016.