DM, MBA, University of Phoenix; MA, St. Mary’s University

Research Interests

Organizational culture; organizational change; human resources; human capital; mergers


Dr. Jepma works as a human resources manager for Hennepin County, Minnesota. Previously, she worked at the Minnesota Supreme Court and in various healthcare organizations. Dr. Jepma has taught graduate courses in human resources, management, and leadership since 2006 in online, traditional, and blended formats. Dr. Jepma also facilitates workshops on career planning, resume writing, and interviewing skills. Dr. Jepma joined Walden in 2013 and mentors students in the DBA program.