Valerie Newcomb

Senior Investigator

Pronouns: she/her

As a Senior Investigator, Valerie Newcomb is responsible for conducting timely, comprehensive, and fair Formal Resolutions and facilitating Alternative Resolutions. She also assists with training and education programs for USC students, faculty, and staff.

Valerie studied Criminology and Data Science at Chapman University and has a law degree from Case Western University School of Law. She served as a judge advocate in the United States Air Force, where she specialized in litigation. After deploying to Afghanistan for a year, Valerie transitioned to civilian life and worked as an employment lawyer and mediator for the next 8 years. Her favorite thing about USC is the pride of the campus community and the enduring drive to bring out the best in one another.  

vnewcomb@usc.edu
(213) 740-5086

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