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Danette James, MBA, DM

Dr. James is the President and CEO of a management consultant company and the Founder and Chair of a grassroots nonprofit housing agency. She is an expert in management and organizational leadership as well as an experienced event planner. Her educational accomplishments include a Bachelor of Science (Summa Cum Laude) in Human Resources, Master of Business Administration (MBA) in Human Resource Management, and Doctor of Management in Organizational Leadership (Dissertation: Case Study: Succession Planning in a Nonprofit Organization). Two of the many things Dr. James enjoys are teaching and helping others become self-sufficient.

Scholarship & Research



Journal of Leadership Studies-Symposium Piece-Relational Leadership: Perspectives of Key Constructs on Diversity, Inclusion, and Social Equity in Higher Education

Psychology Today
Blog Posts Published


American Psychological Association Conference-Utilizing Clinical Hypnotherapeutic Intervention with CBT to Treat Pandemic-Aug. 13-2021 Symptomology

ILA Conference Geneva Switzerland 2021
Presenter -Topic-"The Stress Arc in Leadership and 3 Powerful Disciplines for Mitigating Major Stress Impacts in a New Era"-Upcoming
Presenter -Topic-“Improving Higher Education’s Role in Diversity and Social Equity through Relational Leadership in the New Era”-Upcoming
Presenter-Topic-"Healthcare Leadership-Using Virtuous Leadership in Chaos to Reimagine Beneficial Practices of Employee Cognitive Psychology"-Upcoming
2021-Knowledge Without Boundaries National Summit-College of Doctoral Studies Research Conference-University of Phoenix-Panel Discussion-"Exploring Emergent Trends in Leadership and Education"-Based on published symposia article from the Journal of Leadership Studies-


Primary College or School: 
College of Doctoral Studies