Department of Economics

University of Mississippi

Gov. Phil Bryant Appoints Ole Miss Grad as State Auditor














JULY 8, 2018

Ole Miss graduate Shadrack “Shad” Tucker White was appointed as the new Mississippi state auditor by Governor Phil Bryant Friday, July 6. White replaces former auditor Stacey Pickering.

White graduated summa cum laude from Ole Miss in 2008 where he received a bachelor’s degree in economics. In addition to graduating from the university as a Truman Scholar, White was also recognized as the university’s 25th Rhodes Scholar.

White, 32, of Rankin County, served as Bryant’s policy advisor during his tenure as lieutenant governor.

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