J. Goosby Smith, Ph.D.

An experienced author, consultant, and public speaker on topics of diversity and inclusion in corporate, higher educational, and military work contexts, Smith's goal with each organizational encounter is to increase human thriving, creativity, and resilience in organizations. She is presently an Associate Professor of Management and Leadership in Charleston at The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina, where she also serves as Director of Graduate Programs in Leadership. Prior to earning her Ph.D. in Organizational Behavior from Case Western Reserve University, she earned her M.B.A. (also at Case) and her B.S. in Computer Science from Spelman College.