Faculty: Erika Heilman, PsyD

Erika Heilman

Erika Heilman, PsyD

Teaching Faculty, MA in Organizational Psychology

Teaching Faculty, PsyD in Leadership Psychology

Director, Neuroscience of Leadership Area of Emphasis

Degree Major/Emphasis Institution
PsyD Leadership Psychology , Neuroscience Area of Emphasis William James College
MA Organizational Psychology William James College
BA Psychology University of Colorado at Boulder


  • Foundations of Organizational Development (ST500)
  • Leadership and the Use of Self (OP600)

Research and Practice Interests

  • Affective Neuroscience
  • Leadership Development
  • Effective Followership
  • Leader-Member Exchange
  • Emotional, Social, and Cultural Intelligence
  • Group Dynamics
  • Organizational Assessment and Intervention

Professional Licenses and Certifications

  • Licensed Practitioner in Kantor’s Structural Dynamics

Concurrent Leadership, Service and Professional Activities

  • President, Lead Consultant: Engage in Change
  • Associate Director of Cognitive Performance Dynamics: Perpejulent Institute

Prior Experience

  • Leadership Consultant, OD Project Manager: Kantor Institute
  • Project Management: The Leadership Development Group
  • Organizational Development Consultant: Thompson Island
  • Leadership Coach: Measure What Matters
  • Organizational and Leadership Consultant: MDZ HR, Inc.
  • Facilitative Process Consultant: Volare Leadership International and Parallel Minds
  • Patient Services Supervisor: CommUnityCare
  • Research Supervisor, Teaching Assistant, Practicum Site Coordinator: University of Colorado

Professional Affiliations

  • American Psychological Association (APA)
  • Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology (SIOP)
  • American Statistical Association (ASA)
  • Society for Social Neuroscience (S4SN)
  • International Society for Organization Development and Change (ISODC)