Richard Berry is Associate Provost and Professor of Music at Stephen F. Austin State University. He served as dean of the College of Fine Arts for eight years prior to his appointment to his current position. He is leading the university's strategic planning process and is directing the reaffirmation process for the university's Southern Association of College and Schools accreditation. In addition, Dr. Berry serves as the president's liaison for technology issues.
Dr. Berry holds the Doctor of Musical Arts degree from the Conservatory of Music of the University of Missouri-Kansas City.