Linda Garrett

Name: Linda Garrett

Title/Position: Chair, Department of Business

Discipline: Management and Leadership

Year Hired: 2010

Ph.D., Leadership and General Business, Capella University, 2012
M. S., Management, Southern Nazarene University, 1990
B. A., Human Resources, Southern Nazarene University, 1988

Professional Organizations and Affiliations: National Business Educators Association

Area/s of Specialty:
Succession Leadership Planning, Strategic Management, Research

Courses Taught:
BUSN 2113 - Business Communication;
MGT 3253 - Management Science;
BUSN 4113 - Strategic Management;
BUSN 3143 - Research and Statistics; International Management;
BUSN 3213 - Principles of Management;
BUSN 3443 - Principles of Marketing;
MKT 3153 - Promotional Strategies;
MGNT 4213 – Business Information Systems;
MGNT 4213 – Human Resource Management;
NPA 3713 – Marketing for Non-Profit;
MKT 4313 – Marketing Research;
BUSN 4993 – Business Internship;
MKT 3133 – Retailing;
BUSN 4713 – Commerce, Culture, and Christian Ethics

Office Location: 

Campus Phone Number: (405) 789-7661 ext 3436.

Email Address:

Office Hours: Monday – Thursday 7:00 to 4:00 (Friday by Appointment)

Research Interests: Ongoing research interests you may have

Publications and Professional Presentations:

Areas of Research: Leadership, Arts Leadership, Arts Education, Economic Outcomes of the Arts,, Quality of Life, Family Centered Care, Prevention & Intervention of Prenatal Exposure to Drugs and Alcohol

National & State Presentations:
2009 – Leadership Arts Conference – Economic Impact of the Arts- Oklahoma Arts Council
Stillwater, Oklahoma
2008 – Arts Perception of Stakeholders Associated with Oklahoma’s Elementary Schools
Kennedy Center, Washington, DC
2006 – Arts Perception as it is Related to Oklahoma’s Public Elementary Schools
Chicago, Ill
2006 – The Arts Education Perception Survey – Poster
Tulsa, Oklahoma
1993 – Prevention & Intervention in the Prenatal Exposure of Drugs & Alcohol
Oklahoma City, OK.
1992 – Early Intervention Program for Children with Prenatal Alcohol & Drug Exposure
Orlando, FL

Articles & Papers:

Garrett, L. (2012) Succession Preparedness in Nonprofit Arts Organizations Located Within a Mid-Western State [Dissertation]

Clinton, J., Garrett, L., & Barry, N. (2006). The Arts Education Perception Survey (TAPES) in Oklahoma’s Public Elementary Schools.

Nightengale, B. S., Garrett, L. K., Waugh, S. & Lawnrence, B. J. (1998, March). Ecoomic outcomes associated with the use of Risperidone in a naturalistic group practice setting. The American Journal of Managed Care, 4 (3) 360-366.

Gurwitch, R., Coussons, H., McNeil, C., Willis, L. & Coryell-Garrett, L. (1993, March). Early Intervention with Substance-Exposre Infants. Society of Behavior Medicine

Mission/Passion: Education and Life-Long Learning

Favorite Bible Verse: Philippians 4:6 - 9

Personal Interests: Travel, Music, Arts, Family, and Education

Hometown: Oklahoma City, Okla.