Stephanie Ferrara

Contributing Faculty
College of Management and Human Potential
Ph.D. Management

Dr. Stephanie N. Hoon
D.M., University of Phoenix (Management/Organizational Leadership) 2003
M.S., Purdue Global (Instructional Design and Technology) 2023
M.Ed., Northern Arizona University (Educational Psychology/Pre-Counseling) 1999
M.A., Marquette University (Communications) 1994
Post-Bac Certificate, Purdue University (Human Resources) 2020
A.B., Ripon College (English and Theater) 1993

Dr. Hoon is a part-time instructor in the School of Management. She has taught online for over 25 years. She is also a published writer and consultant.

Courses Taught

MGMT 9000 - Doctoral Dissertation

RESI 8404 - Residency

MGMT 8600 - App of Current Topics in Management

MGMT 8015 - Gateway to Doctoral Studies


PhD, University of Phoenix

MA, Marquette University

MEd, Northern Arizona University

Awards / Honors

Phi Kappa Phi Psychology Honor Society, Northern Arizona University, 2000

Sigma Iota Epsilon Management Honor Society, Walden University, 2009


Frizzell, D., Banner, D. K., Hoon, S. (2016). A Phenomenological Investigation of Leader Development and Mindfulness Meditation. Journal of Social Change


Ferrara, S., Gould, D., Decharme, J. (2013). Barriers and Benefits of Change: Systems and Technological Paradigms. IBAM

Ferrara, S. (2016). Mindfulness Meditation. IBAM