Directory & Faculty Profiles

Ramona Phillips, Ed.D.

I am an advocate for ethical principal leadership, school vision, process assessment, the scholarship of teaching and learning, and inciting educators and school administrators to use evidence-based instructional practices within K-12 and higher education systems. I currently serve as Research Team Member for the Compassion Fatigue Research Group for the Center for Education and Instructional Technology Research and Associate Faculty for the College of Education for the University of Phoenix. I’ve spent a total of six years as Lead Instructor of ABE/GED, and General Education Diploma/Adult Basic Education III Instructor in the Pre-College Education Division at Milwaukee Area Technical College in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. I have more than 23 years in the field of education as a middle and high school educator, school administrator, and higher education basic skills instructor in Milwaukee, Wisconsin and Houston, Texas. As a school administrator, I’ve had the privilege to serve as AdvancED Accreditation Chair, Lead Evaluator, and team member interacting with the public, private, charter, and parochial schools throughout the state of Wisconsin.

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