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Dr Roy PhotoAshok K. Roy, Ph.D., CIA, CBA
(256) 782-8411

Dr. Ashok Roy is Vice President for Finance & Administration/ CFO. He is also Professor of Practice in Finance at JSU. Prior to joining the University, Dr. Roy served in senior management positions at 4 other large universities, the private sector, and local government. He holds 6 university degrees and 5 professional certifications. He has authored over 90 publications in academic and trade journals including chapters in two encyclopedias. In 2000, in recognition of his public service, the Governor of Tennessee gave Dr. Roy the titular title of “Colonel” which is the highest award of the state of Tennessee.

Dr. Roy’s wife, Vicki, does research and development for new drugs in the pharmaceutical industry. Dr. Roy’s elder daughter, Brittani, has a doctoral degree from Arizona State University and teaches middle school in Phoenix. Dr. Roy’s younger daughter, Priya, is an investment banker on Wall Street in New York and currently posted in Australia. She holds degrees in finance, mathematics, and international business and is currently also pursuing her doctoral degree.

Tina PhotoTina D. Trussell
Executive Assistant to the Vice President for Finance & Administration
(256) 782-5820

Tina is a native of Calhoun County and attended Alexandria High School. She came to work for JSU in 2001 in the Office of Student Accounts, and moved to the Vice President’s Office in August 2016.  Prior to employment with JSU, Tina worked in banking and from 1999-2001 for The Aerospace Development Center housed here on campus in Daugette Hall.   

Tina is married, and her husband Billy was employed here at JSU as the HVAC Supervisor for 17 years and is now a Controls/HVAC Supervisor for MidSouth Controls in Birmingham, AL.  They have two children who both graduated from JSU with Business degrees; Melinda with a focus in Human Resources and Justin in Accounting. They have one granddaughter, Cadence.

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