Michelle R. Newberry
Assistant Professor of Accounting
Brock School of Business
Department of Accounting
345 Cooney Hall

Michelle Newberry, CPA, is an assistant professor of accounting in Brock School of Business where she teaches Principles of Accounting. She is the faculty adviser for the accounting honor society, Beta Alpha Psi, and also advises campus organizations such as the Lambda Chi Alpha Fraternity and the Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA). 

She earned her Master's of Accountancy and Bachelor of Commerce and Business Administration from the University of Alabama. Prior to joining Samford University as an adjunct professor in 2014, she worked as a Senior Financial Analyst for Southern Progress Corporation (TimeInc) and as a Senior Auditor for Ernst & Young. As an alumni of the University of Alabama gymnastics team, she serves as the Scholarship Chair of the Medalist Club.

She is a member of Red Mountain Church (PCA) and is married to Collin Newberry, who works in the Accounting Policy Department for Protective Life. They live in Homewood, Alabama, with their daughter, Stella.

Degrees and Certifications

  • M.Acc., University of Alabama
  • B.B.A., University of Alabama