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Department of Accounting, Economics and Finance Ashley Newton-bio
Ashley Newton

Ashley Newton, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Accounting

Office: Classroom Center, Room 222E
Email: anewton@wtamu.edu
Phone: 806-651-4112

Professional Profile

Dr. Newton joined the Paul and Virginia Engler College of Business in 2016. She received a B.S. in Accounting (2008), Masters in Health Administration (2009), and Masters in Accounting (2010) from Missouri State University, and a Ph.D. from the University of Oklahoma (2015).  Dr. Newton is a Missouri licensed Certified Public Accountant (CPA).

Teaching and Related Service

Dr. Newton teaches Managerial Accounting, Financial Accounting, and Healthcare Accounting. 

Research and Creative Activity

Dr. Newton’s research interests include financial disclosure quality, corporate governance, and issues in business education.  Her research includes publication in Journal of Corporate Finance.