Sharon I. Radd, Ed.D.
Dr. Radd is Assistant Professor in the MA-Organizational Leadership program at St. Catherine University. At the MAP Center, she serves as an Equity Fellow for Minnesota, partnering with schools, districts, and state education agencies. She is also the Founder and Lead Consultant of Sankalpa Consulting, a small consulting firm working with public and non-profit organizations and leaders to foster effective and inclusive leadership. Prior to her current work, Radd worked for 23 years in public education as a school administrator, professional development facilitator, and school social worker. Her research centers on the unique practice of leadership that aims to advance social justice, particularly in the public and non-profit sectors; she explores this practice from the theoretical, conceptual and empirical study of adult learning, organizational change, and discursive functioning of individuals, groups, organizations, and societies.