D.B.A., Argosy University; M.A., Hunter College; B.A., University of Pittsburgh

Research Interests

Social media; online marketing; integrated marketing communication; consumer behavior; organizational communication; change management


Dr. Goodstone operates a marketing consulting company following a 20-year career in corporate business management and consulting. As vice president of a national logistics company, she created a healthcare vertical, and as director of healthcare business development at a global medical imaging leader, she developed the national accounts department, which resulted in significant growth for the business. As director of education for a contracts consulting firm, she managed and presented at seminars across the U.S., delivering corporate training programs in sales and negotiation. She served as director of new programs for a medical reference laboratory and directed a clinical trial involving 7,000 women. Her biography appears in Who’s Who in Finance and Business, Who’s Who in the East, and Personalities in America. Dr. Goodstone has been an online instructor since 1997. She joined Walden in 2009 and teaches in the D.B.A. program, including courses in marketing, consumer behavior, and doctoral study mentoring and completion.