Becky Peterson Buie

Part-Time Instructor

North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University
Gibbs Hall 218B
JDLaw / North Carolina Central University
B.A.History / Spelman College


Becky Jo Peterson-Buie is a native of Nashville, TN. She graduated in 1978 with honors from Spelman College in Atlanta, GA with a major in History, and a minor in Secondary Education. She graduated from North Carolina Central University School of Law in 1981. She practiced law in Winston-Salem, NC until she accepted a position as Assistant City Attorney with the City of Greensboro on April 13, 1987. She retired from the City of Greensboro after 30 years in 2017 as Chief Deputy City Attorney. While at the City of Greensboro she taught all legal courses for the Human Resources Department. She practices law with her husband of 36 years.

Research Interests

At this point in my life, I am very interested in the following research areas: Effective modern teaching methods in higher education; and Grants and other fundraising for higher education.