Heather Newton

Faculty Administrative Support Specialist

(919) 843-6680


As a Faculty Administrative Support Specialist, Newton’s main priority is assisting faculty in their day-to-day tasks where no project is too big or too small. She specializes in document and textbook review and editing. She has a background in and holds a deep interest in environmental law; she worked at the Environmental Defenders Office in Sydney, Australia, the largest environmental legal center in the Australian-Pacific, in the summer of 2019.


  • B.S. in Business Administration and Law, Western Carolina University, 2017
  • J.D., North Carolina Central University, 2020