DEPARTMENT: Business & Economics Dept
LOCATION: Main Campus, Harrisonburg | CC 206A
PHONE: (540) 432-4156
Roxann Allen Kioko (Roxy) teaches courses on management and research methods at the Department of Business & Economics, the Organizational Leadership Studies graduate program, and the Center for Justice & Peacebuilding at Eastern Mennonite University. Roxy has worked in research, operations, management, training, and consulting roles in various contexts in the U.S. and abroad, including positions at Mennonite Central Committee, the Great Place to Work Institute, Humentum, the New Venture Fund, and Cooperative by Design. Her consulting clients range from small religious congregations to cross-sector community coalitions, and she enjoys helping them further their missions through strategic planning and change management. She holds a PhD in Strategic Leadership with a focus on Nonprofit and Community Leadership from James Madison University.
Ph.D. Strategic Leadership, James Madison University, 2017
M.A. Conflict Transformation, Eastern Mennonite University, 2007
B.A. English and History, Eastern Mennonite University, 2004
2016 Holding Ourselves Accountable: A Comparison of Accountability Mechanisms for Social Enterprises and Civil Society. Presented at the Association for Research on Nonprofit Organizations & Voluntary Associations (ARNOVA) 45th Annual Conference, November 2016. Received $200 Travel Grant from James Madison University Graduate School.
2016 The Development of Undergraduate Education for Social Entrepreneurship and Nonprofit Management: Current Trends and Future Directions. Presented at the Association for Research on Nonprofit Organizations & Voluntary Associations (ARNOVA) 45th Annual Conference, November 2016. Received $200 Travel Grant from James Madison University Graduate School.
2014 The Roles of Shared Leadership and Socio-Economic Context in Social Enterprise Organizational Emergence, School of Strategic Leadership Studies, James Madison University, Colloquium Presentation, February 2014.