Michael Williams, Ph.D., MBA is the Dean of the School of Business and Management at Thomas Edison State University in Trenton, NJ. As the school’s chief academic and administrative officer, he leads all aspects of the school’s scholar-practitioner oriented degree programming. Dr. Williams is an ACBSP evaluator, was a member of the Dean’s Panel for the 2018 ACBSP Dean’s Symposium and the 2018 Region 1 Best Presentation Winner. He is the founder and principal consultant for Psychological Practice Services, an international consultancy specializing in business development for mental health professionals. Dr. Williams’s research, publishing and presentation interests include; the psycho-dynamics of leadership, influence of modern psychoanalytic theory on leadership efficacy, workplace bullying, cultural change management. Dr. Williams earned a Ph.D. in Educational Leadership, Policy, and Administration and an MS in Human Resource Management from Fordham University. In addition, he earned an MS in Labor and Employee Relations from Rutgers University, an MBA in Management from DeVry University and an MS in Mental Health Counseling from Touro College and University System.