Office of Finance

Jamie Gross

Jamie Gross

Vice President of Finance

Jamie Gross was appointed Vice President of Finance in September 2020.  He serves alongside the Business, Financial Aid, IT, and HR teams of Bryan College and is a member of the President's Executive Cabinet. After obtaining his B.S. degree in Accounting from Westminster College (New Wilmington, PA), Jamie started his career in the audit practice of a regional CPA firm in Pittsburgh, PA.  Before joining Bryan, he served as the Controller at Covenant College (Lookout Mountain, GA).  Jamie is a licensed CPA in the state of Tennessee and holds a certificate in Not-for-Profit Management and Governance from the Association of International CPAs. Jamie and his wife, Abigail, live in Chattanooga, TN, and have two sons (Obed and Benaiah). They are members of Woodland Park Baptist Church.  In their free time, they enjoy rock climbing, hiking, paddle boarding, camping, and gardening.

Contact Information

Finance Department

Location: Mercer
Phone: 423.775.7411
Mailing Address: 721 Bryan Drive, Dayton, TN  37321

Office of Finance
  • Sharron Padgett, B.A., Administrative Assistant to the Vice President of Finance 
Business Office
  • Nancy Ezell, B.S., Controller
  • Elise Combs A.S., Accounting Assistant
  • Morgan Hartman, Accounts Payable Clerk
Financial Aid
  • David Haggard, M.S., Director of Financial Aid
  • Elizabeth Dahl, B.A., Student Financial Specialist
  • Beth Hixson, Student Financial Specialist
  • Morgan Schafer, B.A., Student Financial Specialist [PT]
  • Judy A. Shetter, Student Financial Specialist [PT]
  • Allyson Underwood, B.A., Student Financial Specialist
Human Resources
  • Angie Price, B.S., Director of Human Resources
  • Sonia Harkin, COVID Care Coordinator / Human Resources Assistant
Information Technology
  • James H. Sullivan, MCSA, CompTIA A+, Director of Information Technology Services
  • Robert Barger, Database Administrator 
  • Andrew Biddle, B.B.A.,  Assistant Network Administrator
  • Mike Hall, Sr. Applications Developer
  • Ryan Harris, Computer Technician