PhD, University of Sarasota; MSEd, Kent State University; BS, Kent State University, Ohio State University, University of Dayton, Case Western Reserve University

Research Interests

Organizational management; project management; supply chain management


Dr. Carlstrom is a faculty member in the DBA program at Walden and is the university’s lead faculty member for statistics. She has more than 30 years of experience in education, having served as a tenured teacher, college administrator, and counselor. She also has experience as an engineer and entrepreneur. Dr. Carlstrom has been a featured speaker at educational conferences, a counselor on a three-year government-sponsored pilot program, and head of many university accreditation committees for national boards. She has received more than 30 education awards, ranging from two-year stipends to trophies and certificates. She is also included in the listings of 15 international and national biographical publications, such as Who’s Who in America and the International Scholars Directory.