Dr. Jan Cardwell – #100women
Meet Dr. Jan Cardwell, our 40th Woman You Should Know!!!
Dr. Jan Cardwell is a Campus Vice President, Director, Board Chair, Board Member, Education Researcher, Executive Coach, Dissertation Chair, Associate Faculty, Research Fellow, Author, Artist, and Business Owner. She provides all the titles in her bio, to make the point that our opportunities and experiences in life are not limited.
Dr. Jan has thirty plus years’ experience in adult learning, higher education, corporate training, management and leadership. She is an innovative thought leader who has launched several innovative projects for University of Phoenix – Detroit students, alumni, faculty, and staff. She serves on the University of Phoenix National Diversity Council, is a member of the University of Phoenix Women’s Employee Resource Group (ERG) and a member of the University of Phoenix African American ERG Steering Committee.
Dr. Cardwell has served as Chairwoman of the Board of Directors for Matrix Human Services for over four years. She is a Board Member for the Southfield Lathrup Optimist Club, and the Southfield Chamber of Commerce. As an Education Researcher, she has presented at several leadership conferences nationally and internationally. As a Dissertation Chair, she mentors doctoral students and teaches classes as Associate Faculty for the University of Phoenix.
Dr. Jan is also a Business Owner. As CEO and Founding Partner of Conceivers LLC, her firm provides Empowerment (life) Coaching, Executive Coaching, and Dissertation Coaching services. She is a member of the International Coaching Federation (ICF) and the Society for Human Resources Management (SHRM). She is Author of her blog “Empower Your Excellence”, which is the foundation of her professional coaching services.
She is also an Artist, she paints and creates fashion on canvas under the pseudo name “Jalu 2022”. She presented her art at the International Leadership Association Women’s Conference (June 2017) and at the Matrix Human Services Artworks Detroit (October 2017).
Dr. Cardwell holds a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Education from Capella University and an Master of Business Administration (MBA) in Global Management form the University of Phoenix. . She has two personal mission statements that she lives by:
“Don’t search for opportunity in the distance! Recognize it and embrace it – right where you are!” (Napoleon Hill).
“Life is not about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself” (George Bernard Shaw).
Our 40th Woman is an #educational #mogul Jan is #accomplished #proficient #experienced #qualifiled and the list goes on!! We are beyond honored to recognize Dr. Jan Cardwell as our 40th Woman You Should Know!