Director - Area 3
Dr. Anthony Newman is a native of Tylertown, Mississippi and a 1990 Graduate of Tylertown High School. He attended Alcorn State University where he received his Bachelor of Science in Biology in 1994 and continued his education by receiving his Master of Science in Teaching from Jackson State University in 1998. He culminated his educational endeavors by receiving his Doctor of Dental Medicine from the University of Mississippi Medical Center in 2001.
Dr. Newman worked as a Public Health Care Dentist at SHARP Health Clinic from 2001 to 2002 in Tylertown, MS and at G.A. Carmicheal Family Health Center, Inc. located in Canton, Yazoo, and Belzoni, MS from 2002 to 2007. While at G.A. Carmicheal, he was selected as the Mississippi Primary Health Care 2006 Outstanding Community Health Center Dentist of the Year and is now CEO of Newman Dental Care, Inc located in Jackson, MS.
Dr. Newman served on the University of Mississippi Dental Alumni Board, and currently, the School of Dentistry Selection Committee. He is a member of the Mississippi Dental Society Board of Directors and serves as the membership drive Chairman and has recently been selected as the 2017 President-elect for the Mississippi Dental Society.
Dr. Newman currently resides in Byram, MS with his wife, Letitia Newman, and is a member of Cathedral A.M.E. Zion church, where he serves as a member of the Stewart Board and Health Education Ministry. He is a active member of the Jackson Alcorn Alumni Branch, Alcorn State Foundation Board member, as well as, a Life Member of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Inc. initiated at Alcorn State University in the Delta Kappa Chapter. He is Past President and a member of Alpha Epsilon Lambda Chapter, and currently serves as the Area III Director of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Inc. for the state of Mississippi. Dr. Newman believes in supporting and participating in programs that educate the youth and exposes them to opportunities to ensure their success in life.