The Catherine T. MacArthur School of Leadership
Organizational Leadership (UG)
Full Name: Audy Johnston
Associate Professor of Leadership
B.S., M.S., Palm Beach Atlantic University; Additional Studies: Antioch University.
Audy Johnston became a full-time faculty member in 2007 after five years serving
as an adjunct professor for the MacArthur School of Leadership. She has more than
30 years’ experience as a certified paralegal in various facets of the legal field
and worked for many years at one of Florida’s premier law firms. She is recipient
of the Alan E. Guskin Scholars Tuition Award recognizing an individual’s service to
his/her community and the person’s contribution as a change agent consistent with
the program’s mission. The scholarship funds will be used for her additional Ph.D.
studies in leadership and change at Antioch University. She is a member of the International
Leadership Association, Association of Adult and Community Educators, American Association
for Adults and Continuing Education, Society for Human Resource Management, and the
National Association of Legal Assistant. Her areas of expertise and interests include
mentoring and sponsorship, leadership, women in leadership, cultural diversity, global
management, ethics, adult learning, human resource development; Myers-Briggs type
indicators, career development; and online education. In May of 2012 she re-visited
the United Arab Emirates to continue her research of leadership challenges of women
in the Gulf Region and United Arab Emirates.