Ericka Waidley completed her PhD in Human Organization and Development in January 2018. She is an international speaker and consultant in areas related to organization development and redesign, process/systems development, quality management, communication, strategic planning, and shared leadership. Ms. Waidley has extensive experience as an educator and has held many leadership positions both professionally and with community organizations. She is a published writer in professional journals, texts, and on the Web. As an educator she has developed curricula and taught at several universities in California and Oregon, both in the classroom and online.