College of Social and Behavioral Sciences
Leann Wyrick Morgan, Ph.D. holds a Ph.D. in Counselor Education and Supervision from The University of Northern Colorado. She has been a counselor educator for 15 years and is new to Walden University and serves in the role of Contributing Faculty. Her primary counseling experience is with adolescents and their families, both in the community and school settings. She is a former School-to-Career Coordinator and High School Counselor. She is also a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) in Colorado and a Certified Career Counselor Educator (CCCE). She is a former board member and Division President (Counseling and Career Guidance) of the Colorado Association for Career and Technical Education (CACTE), Governing Board Member of the Colorado Career Development Association (CCDA), and served for four years on the Colorado School Counselor Association (CSCA) Governing Board. Her research interests include, career development, postsecondary and workforce readiness, counselor supervision, training, and accountability, career/life programs for immigrant youth, career planning for college students, and career counseling with military veterans and other adults in transition. She recently collaborated on international immigrant youth research in Northern Italy and has a passion for working on social reform policies impacting immigrant youth around the globe.