Janell Morton, Center Director

Janell MortonJanell Owens Morton joined the Southern Arkansas University ASBTDC as the center director in September 2017. She previously served the university as coordinator of the Golden Triangle Economic Development Council.

Morton has more than 25 years of business experience and holds a degree in business administration with a minor in accounting from SAU. She grew up working in her family’s small manufacturing business.

Previously, she spent 10 years as accounting and human resources manager for a leading specialty chemical company. A former small business owner, she also has community banking experience.