Darrell R. Morrison comes to UA Little Rock from the University of Texas at San Antonio where he served as the Senior Manager for Business and Financial Analysis. Previously, Darrell has served as the Vice President for Business Affairs at Texas A&M University – San Antonio and as the Vice Chancellor for Finance and Administration at the University of Arkansas – Fort Smith (UAFS). Darrell held several administrative positions at Southern Arkansas University in Magnolia, Arkansas including Controller, Associate Vice President for Finance/Director of Financial Services and Vice President for Finance. He started his new position at UA Little Rock on May 1.
For over eight years, Darrell has held various leadership positions with the Southern Association of College and University Business Officers (SACUBO) and has served on the National Association of College and University Business Officers (NACUBO) board. Darrell earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration in Accounting in 1985 from Henderson State University and a Master of Business Administration from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock in 2005. He and his wife, Kelli, have five children and are looking forward to returning “home”.
“I am extremely excited to join Steve McClellan, the Financial and Administration staff, and the UA Little Rock campus and am ready to hit the ground running in order to continue to advance the university,” Darrell said. “I am thankful to be selected for this great opportunity.”