Russell Thompson Butler & Houston welcomed Briana Archey as a staff accountant in October 2018. Briana previously served on staff with another local accounting firm and brings with her a diverse and robust skillset. She is a graduate of the University of South Alabama where she earned her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in Accounting in December 2017.
A Hurley, Mississippi native, Briana also earned her Associate of Arts in Business Preparatory with an Accounting specialization from Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College (MGCCC). During her time with MGCCC, Briana was on the Vice President’s list and received an honors diploma. She was also a member of Senior Beta Club and Phi Theta Kappa, promoting academic achievement and leadership among students, elementary through college-age.
She enjoys spending time with her fiancé and taking walks with their mini dachshund, Maggie, as well as relaxing on the beach with a good book.
When asked what made her decide to go into the field of accounting, she responded, “I had a love for numbers and solving problems at a very young age. My dad was an accountant and suggested I consider accounting when choosing a field of study. . I fell in love and never changed my degree.”