Published on February 24, 2014  

Howard College of Arts and Sciences alumni are among Birmingham Business Journal’s “Top 40 Under 40” list for 2014.

The college congratulates Kitty Rogers Brown (`01, History and Spanish) and Greg Sheek (`97 Public Administration) for earning Birmingham's most prestigious honor for young achievers in business, civic and social accomplishments.

Attorney Brown is a Shareholder at the law firm of White Arnold & Dowd PC.

Sheek is Director of Launchpad Programs for the Economic Development Partnership of Alabama.

Samford is a leading Christian university offering undergraduate programs grounded in the liberal arts with an array of nationally recognized graduate and professional schools. Founded in 1841, Samford is the 87th-oldest institution of higher learning in the United States. The Wall Street Journal ranks Samford 1st nationally for student engagement and U.S. News & World Report ranks Samford 66th in the nation for best undergraduate teaching and 104th nationally for best value. Samford enrolls 5,683 students from 47 states and 19 countries in its 10 academic schools: arts, arts and sciences, business, divinity, education, health professions, law, nursing, pharmacy and public health. Samford fields 17 athletic teams that compete in the tradition-rich Southern Conference, and ranks 6th nationally for its Graduation Success Rate among all NCAA Division I schools.