Phoenix, Arizona




Sue Roe, DPA, MS, BSN, RN

For over 20 years Dr. Roe has successfully completed consulting assignments focusing on strategic initiatives, workforce and professional development, accreditation, assessment, evaluation, competency based learning, core curriculum, training/instructional design, faculty development, and grant writing/management.

Dr. Roe has a doctorate in public administration with an emphasis in administration and policy. She has additional graduate level work in educational administration and instructional development and has a Master of Science and Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing.

She has diverse administrative experience in both private and public sector institutions and has keynoted and been a presenter at a variety of conventions, seminars, workshops, and programs across the country providing dynamic and value added information. Dr. Roe has taught and designed academic courses for over 35 years at several public and private universities/colleges using a variety of delivery formats.

Present and past publications include textbooks, guidebooks, handbooks, and articles. She is co-author of two published books, Life by Personal Design: Realizing Your Dream and Health Science: Concepts and Applications. She is also the author of a recently published textbook, The Nursing Assistant:  Essentials of Holistic Care, and is completing a book on holistic leadership in healthcare. Dr. Roe has been and is currently involved in several grants and large projects as author and evaluator as well as assuming management and specialist positions. She served as co-editor of “Connections in Holistic Nursing Research” (e-Newsletter) for the American Holistic Nurses Association and is currently the co-chapter leader for The Arizona Chapter … a chapter of the American Holistic Nurses Association.

Dr. Roe has received awards for her professional leadership activities and has served on several community and professional Boards of Directors and quality and credentialing committees. She developed and was the executive director of a consortium focused on complementary/alternative medicine.

Dr. Roe is a highly respected professional and community leader, skillful facilitator, an accomplished administrator, and change agent.