PhD, Capella University; MA, BA, Seattle University

Research Interests

Learning and teaching; assessment; leadership; organizational change


Dr. Fountain’s leadership experience spans 20 years. After a dozen years as a mental health counselor, she transitioned to higher education and has served as a faculty member, dean, director, and associate provost at several institutions. She combines her love of learning with a passion for teaching as a contributing faculty member in the College of Management and Technology at Walden. A creative writer, Dr. Fountain’s first novel was published in spring 2013.