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Kim Capehart, MBA

Dr. Kim Capehart is an educator, speaker, motivator, and business consultant. He is the founder, president, and CEO of three multi-million-dollar corporations. He has consulted dreamers with aspirations of being a start-up entrepreneur to Fortune 500 companies across the country as well as internationally. He has been published in textbooks, trade magazines, and peer-reviewed journals. He also published a novel entitled, “My African Safari” in 1999, and a featured guest columnist in newspapers. Dr. Capehart has also taught in higher education for nearly 20 years for numerous colleges and universities, including the University of Phoenix since 2008. He also speaks nationally and internationally concerning social media, digital media, marketing and eMarketing, leadership, and management. He also speaks nationally and internationally as a motivational speaker sharing his story.

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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-


Associate Faculty
Primary College or School: 
College of Doctoral Studies