Cherry CollierEducation

PhD, MS, University of Georgia; BA, Spelman College

Research Interests

Leadership styles and success; stereotypes in the workplace; the psychology of management and leadership; the psychology of success for women; the psychology of entrepreneurs; positive psychology; coaching success; learning styles and creativity


Dr. Collier is passionate about personal and professional empowerment. Possessing a solid and comprehensive educational background, along with a diverse career as an educator, executive coach, and human performance improvement consultant, has enabled her to create large-scale organizational change management. Dr. Collier has successfully carried out performance coaching programs and team enhancement interventions for Fortune 500 corporations. Some of the major institutions that have benefited from her work include the Coca-Cola Company, Sodexho, Verizon, SunTrust, Lucent Technologies, Sharp Electronics, the U.S. Department of the Interior, the Russell Corporation, the Department of Transportation, Aflac, and Auburn University.