Joyce Newberry serves as the grants administrator for DAC. Her main areas of responsibility lie in pre-award and post-award administration of grants and contracts for the center. She puts together large-scale proposals involving DAC and partners within and outside Virginia Tech. In addition, she assists DAC faculty in post-award management by tracking expenditures and generating reports and cost projections.
Prior to to joining DAC, she worked in as grant accountant in Research Administrative Services at Howard University. She has worked in various accounting, grant, and financial roles in the non-profit sector. She holds a bachelor’s degree and an MBA degree in accounting from Southeastern University.