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Scott McCalla, DM

Dr. Scott McCalla completed his Doctorate in Management in Organizational Leadership in 2017. Dr. McCalla has worked for International Pipe and Supply, located in Oklahoma City, for four years, as the Director of Administration (human resources and finance). Prior to International Pipe & Supply, Scott was a Region Marketing Manager for TruGreen Lawn Service which was a Fortune 500, where he led a four-state sales and marketing team of over 150 associates. Dr. McCalla’s graduate research examined policies that can be used to mitigate workplace bullying anteceded by heterosexism. His ongoing research interests include workplace bullying, policy development, and change management. Scott has authored and co-authored several articles published in peer-reviewed journals; he also had an article titled, “Aggressive Sales Tactics to Keep a Job: Bullying of Sales Associates by Sales Managers” published as a chapter in a peer-reviewed book of essays related to workplace bullying. Dr. McCalla is an accomplished speaker on both business and motivational topics. His professional career has spanned over 20 years as a business leader and manager, specializing in change management, human resources, and business development. Dr. McCalla resides in Edmond, Oklahoma with his wife, daughters, and two miniature schnauzers.

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