Sam Britton

501 North West Street Suite 201A
Jackson, MS 39201

Sam Britton

Public Service Commissioner - Southern District

Biographical Information

Commissioner Britton was elected as the Southern District Public Service Commissioner in November of 2015.

Commissioner Britton graduated from Jones County Junior College and the University of Southern Mississippi. He worked at the Office of the State Auditor and the Mississippi State Tax Commission. He received his CPA certificate and opened his own CPA firm in his hometown of Waynesboro. He has been working in accounting and finance-related positions for 30 years.

Britton holds the following credentials: Certified Public Accountant, Accredited in Business Valuation, Certified Valuation Analyst, Certified in Financial Forensics, Personal Financial Specialist, Chartered Global Management Accountant, and a Charter Mergers & Acquisition Professional. He is a real estate broker licensed in Mississippi.

Commissioner Britton is a member of the University of Southern Mississippi’s Business Advisory Council, the National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts, the Middle Market Investment Banking Association, the Association for Corporate Growth, the Mississippi Economic Council, the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Mississippi Society of Certified Public Accountants, and the Southeast Chapter of the Mississippi Society of Certified Public Accountants. Britton is also a life member of the University of Southern Mississippi Alumni Association and the Jones County Junior College Alumni Association.

Britton is married to Robin Robinson and they live in Laurel.