Angela Dorrough-Adamson currently serves as a Change Manager in the College of Business at Western Governors University (WGU) and has over 20 years of experience in higher education leadership. Angela has a passion for teaching, learning and helping lead organizations through complex and difficult change. Currently, she works with executive leaders to drive change management strategy, teach change techniques, and consult on change management plans to implement project deliverables. Prior to her current role, Angela served as Senior Manager of the Accounting Programs at WGU, Manager of Advising Services at Capella University and Instructor of Communication at Missouri State University.
Angela has her Bachelor's in Philosophy and Master's in Communications from Missouri State. She is a PROSCI Certified Change Practitioner and her approach to change management begins with focusing on the end user. She is passionate about helping organizations realize their mission through helping employees feel like they are a part of the changes occurring around them. Outside of work, Angela’s hobbies include reading, running and hiking. You can often find her training on the weekends for upcoming races or spending time with her family.