Published on May 18, 2021 by Morgan Black  
Lockamy Lohrke
Professors Lockamy and Lohrke were recognized for 20 years of service.
In May, Samford University recognized employees who have worked a total of 1,570 years of service, including many Brock School of Business faculty and staff.
 
Dean Chad Carson said, “Our faculty and staff are the heartbeat of our school – they love what they do, and it shows through the success of our students. It’s a joy to come to work with them every day, and I am grateful for their commitment to our university and business school.” 
 
 
 

20 Years of Service

 Archie Lockamy
Margaret Gage Bush Professor of Business
 
Cynthia Frownfelter-Lohrke
Professor of Accounting 

15 Years of Service

 Doshia Bennett
Administrative Assistant to the Senior Assistant Dean 
 
David Loudon
Professor of Marketing
 
Elizabeth Gambrell
Associate Director of Academic Programs 

10 Years of Service 

Karen Bost
Administrative Assistant to the Associate Dean 

Five Years of Service 

Alan Blankley
Department of Accounting Chair
 
Michelle Newberry
Assistant Professor of Accounting
 
Kathryn Boyd
Director of Professional Success
 
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 37th in the nation for best undergraduate teaching and 97th nationally for best value. Samford enrolls 5,758 students from 48 states and 22 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 3rd nationally for its Graduation Success Rate among all NCAA Division I schools.