AVP — University Planning and Analysis
Office: ZSH 422
Mailing address: JMU, College of Business, MSC 204, Harrisonburg, VA 22807
The opportunity to build relationships with JMU students, particularly COB students is a great privilege for me. The combination of my full-time role in university administration and my part-time teaching responsibilities make JMU a very fulfilling place for me to work.
Ed.D., Nova Southeastern University, Organizational Leadership
M.A., Eastern Mennonite University, Leadership
B.S., Eastern Mennonite University, Management and Organizational Development
Recent Courses Taught:
COB 202 - Interpersonal Skills
Research and Professional Interests:
Leadership, Leadership Development, Emotional Intelligence
My dissertation research focused on creating assessment of leadership training as well as creating and evaluating organizational leadership competencies.
Bierly, P.E., Kolodinsky, R.W., & Charette, B.J. Understanding the complex relationship between creativity and ethical ideologies. Journal of Business Ethics (Electronic version published June 2008).
I am currently the Assistant Vice President for University Planning and Analysis. I am also working with the President's office to explore new innovation models for JMU. Privately, I work as a consultant in the areas of strategic management, leadership, training, and conflict resolution.