Professor of Management
(734) 417-8543

Areas of Expertise

Career Change / Makeover

Labor Relations

Leadership Development

Management Consulting & Development

Performance Management


Dr. Meadows joined Walsh in 2001, teaching online and on-ground management and MBA courses. In addition, Dr. Meadows is a keynote speaker, training and development consultant, and motivational speaker for corpo­rate and community groups, and professional associations.

In 2006, Dr. Meadows published “Take the Lull by the Horns: Closing the Leadership Gap”. He is also the author of numerous articles on leadership, management, diversity, career paths and projections and education.

Meadows has over 30 years of experience teaching, working, and consulting in the field of leadership and management. Dr. Meadows has worked within the consulting and corporate environments at A.T. Kearney, the W.K. Kellogg Foundation, General Motors, and Con-Way Transportation Services. His academic background includes chair of the management department at Davenport University in Dearborn; Assistant Professor of Management at Western Michigan University, and an Assistant Professor of Organizational Behavior at Lansing Community College.

Education  Ph.D., Higher Education; Michigan State University
M.A., Counseling; Michigan State University
B.A., Telecommunications; Michigan State University
Professional Activities  Business Columnist for Novi News, Northville Record, Michigan Chronicle, Michigan Front Page, Sandusky Tribune, Ann Arbor Business Review, The Detroit News and Oakland Business Review

Video Clip: Dr. Meadows is featured on Street Beat on CW50 where he explains how race and gender discrimination in the workplace happens often, but tends to go unreported.