DBA, University of Phoenix; MBA, National University; BA, San Diego Christian College

Rsearch Interests

Qualitative phenomenological studies on leadership; women in leadership


For the last 15 years, Dr. Ducharme has worked with regional and national corporations as well as colleges and universities. She has spoken at many institutions about leadership, business, and marketing. She has also consulted on public outreach and curriculum and program design. She is a published children’s book author and has published her dissertation on women in senior leadership positions in academia. She owns and runs two businesses, JD Consulting LLC and Julie’s Party People. Dr. Ducharme joined the DBA faculty at Walden as a doctoral study mentor in 2011.