Dr. Doris Gomez
Dean of the School of Business & Leadership, Regent University
Originally from Austria, Dr. Gomez earned her MBA at the University of Economics & Business Administration in Vienna. After several years in the global business world and years of experience in global trade, retail, manufacturing and consulting, she completed her Ph.D. in Organizational Leader
ship at Regent University’s School of Business & Leadership. Upon completion of her Ph.D. she moved into the role of director for the M.A. in Organizational Leadership program. In October 2014, the Board of Trustees unanimously appointed her as dean of the School of Business & Leadership. She teaches in the school’s master’s and doctoral programs, serves on several dissertation committees, is co-editor for Inner Resources for Leaders and is the recipient of the Distinguished Research Award from The Academy of Educational Leadership Journal.
Her research interests include women in leadership, cross-cultural leadership issues, leadership formation, character formation in leaders and the inner life of leaders. Her studies and work at Regent University brought her all the way from Austria to the United States. She now resides with her family in the Hampton Roads area of Virginia.