Arnita Adams joined the Friday Institute team in January 2014 and is responsible for the management, oversight and structure of the fiscal operations. She has a BBA in accounting from Campbell University and is a Certified Research Administrator. Arnita has been with NC State University since 2003. She has worked for the following departments: Crop Science, Statistics, and Materials Science and Engineering. Before coming to the Friday Institute, Arnita worked for the Office of Contracts and Grants as the Strategic Partners Accountant.