Rayla Black

Assistant Professor, Department Chair


Rayla Black has been teaching at Faulkner University since 1994. She earned her master’s degree in accountancy from the University of Memphis, with additional graduate courses in management information systems from Auburn University in Montgomery. She also earned a BBA in accounting at Freed-Hardeman University.

On the undergraduate level, she teaches Principles of Accounting I & II, Intermediate Accounting I & II, Accounting Information Systems, Managerial Accounting, Advanced Accounting, Computer Applications, Personal Finance, Government/Not-for-Profit Accounting and Auditing, and Federal Tax I & II.

When she is not teaching, Rayla spends her free time camping with her husband Greg and her children, Tucker, Olivia Ann and John Mark. She also enjoys baking for others and spending time at the beach.

“I choose to teach at Faulkner because I enjoy the relationships I am able to build with our students. I enjoy the opportunity to participate in the growth and success of the Harris College of Business students.”