Dr. Erica Holmes Dr. Erica Holmes Assistant Professor Location:Ethel Buckman Hall211(F) Phone: Expertise:Leadership, Organizational Management, Organizational Behavior, Information Systems Applications

Dr. Erica Holmes

Assistant Professor, Management


Location: Ethel Buckman Hall 121-F

Phone: 757-727-5472


Expertise: Management, Strategic Planning, Business Policy

I. Current Rank

Assistant Professor

II. Education

Doctoral Degree:

Doctor of Education, 2004, Education Leadership, University of Sarasota

Dissertation Title: "Reasonable Accommodations for Students Enrolled in Distance Education Programs in North Carolina Community Colleges”

Masters Degree:

Master of Science in Administration, 1999, Information Resource Management, Central Michigan University

Master of Art, 2010, Theological Studies Seminary, Liberty University

Baccalaureate Degree:

Bachelor of Science, 1997, Organizational Management, Saint Paul’s College


Distance Education Facilitator Training Certificate - Socrates Distance Learning Group

Grace E. Harris Leadership Institute – Center for Public Policy, Women in Higher Education

Virginia Commonwealth University

Department Chairs Institute – Depart of Adult and Community College Education  

North Carolina State University


Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and IC3 Certified by Certiport

III. Courses Taught

MGT 301 Business Organization and Management

MGT 499 Business Policy and Strategy

BLAO 743 International Management

BLAO 742 Seminar in Strategic Management

BLAO 743 International Management

IV. Commendations

2011 NISOD Excellence in Teaching & Leadership

2011 Elizabeth City State University Excellence in Education

2010 Halifax Community College President’s Leadership Award


2007 Outstanding Dean Award, The International Society of Business Disciplines


2007 J.Sargeant Reynolds Glue Award (Student Services)


2004 Innovative Leadership Award, Champion Group


1999 Go-Getter Award, Peoples Financial Group

V. Professional Organizations

Member National Association Student Affairs Professionals

Member Chief Academic Officer Group, American Council on Education

Member Future Business Leaders of America Professional Division

Former Member Virginia Labor Market Advisory Board

Former Member Richmond Association of Business and Economics

Former Member Greater Richmond Retail Merchants Association

Former Member Retail University Board of Virginia

Former Member Community Colleges for International Development, Inc.