Shaun Sullivan

Contributing Faculty
College of Management and Human Potential
Doctor of Information Technology (DIT)

Dr. Sullivan offers to partner with you to deliver outstanding leadership and business management thought leadership and content that will become actionable steps to improving your team’s entrepreneurial skills, business acumen, and profits through deep, authentic relationships.

Shaun’s business world experience resides in his ability to apply his learning and skills in organizational leadership, business management, and program management, enabling him to provide those he works with grounded and economical solutions to their organizational and business needs. Dr. Sullivan has built and is a member of change agent teams that are adept at engaging individuals from all levels of an organization.

Dr. Sullivan is a graduate of Gonzaga University with the honor of achieving a Ph.D. in Organizational Leadership. He is also a successful collegiate faculty member with over 25 years of experience teaching and developing leaders for entities such as Walden University and the University of Phoenix, alongside other academic institutions, and internationally to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia through a partner university in the USA. His skills developed in the on-ground classroom made him invaluable when these institutions attended full online offerings.

Shaun is an excellent communicator, able to convey ideas succinctly and timely to any audience, be they corporate officers or customer-facing daily. He is both teachable and peer-focused, with practical written and oral communication skills and a track record in efficiently managing business teams, projects, classrooms, and students. Dr. Sullivan is a strategic and tactical thinker as both an individual and as part of a team.

Courses Taught

SP 002 - Implementing and Using Business Information Systems

DL 003 - Applying Leadership Inward and Outward

MB 003 - Aligning the Organization and Planning for the Future


BA, Eastern Washington University

MA, University of Arizona

PhD, Gonzaga University

Public Service

Liberty Road Foundation, Participant - Tacoma

Overcomer Covenant Church, Other - Fife