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Sheryl Dennis Named UT Tyler Assistant Vice President for Business Affairs
Sheryl Dennis has been appointed the assistant vice president for business affairs at The University of Texas at Tyler, Gregg Lassen, UT Tyler vice president for business affairs, announced.
“It is my privilege and pleasure to welcome Sheryl Dennis to UT Tyler as our new assistant vice president for business affairs. Sheryl has a wealth of work experience to bring from Texas A&M, first at the flagship in College Station and most recently at the campus in Texarkana,” Lassen said.
Dennis came to UT Tyler from the Texas A&M University – Texarkana where she served as controller and director of accounting for more than nine years. Prior to that, she served for eight years in various accounting positions at the Texas A&M – College Station physical plant.
She also was an adjunct professor at Texarkana College and A&M Texarkana teaching financial, managerial and governmental accounting.
Dennis holds a bachelor of business administration degree in accounting from Stephen F. Austin State University and a master of science degree from A&M.
One of the 15 campuses of the UT System, UT Tyler offers excellence in teaching, research, artistic performance and community service. More than 70 undergraduate and graduate degrees are available at UT Tyler, which has an enrollment of more than 6,000 high-ability students at its campuses in Tyler, Longview and Palestine.