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Meet Professor Carolyn McKnight
Meet Professor Carolyn McKnight

Carolyn McKnight directs a number of PSU initiatives that increase the capacity of social entrepreneurs to succeed, including the Entrepreneurial Leaders training program with partners Mercy Corps and Digital Divide Data. These programs provide theory and practice to support emerging leaders around the world.

An acknowledged figure in the area of global leadership and organizational development for over 25 years, she is also responsible for delivering the leadership courses and individual coaching that Portland State MBA candidates receive as an integral part of their graduate business degree experience at Portland State.

McKnight holds a bachelor’s degree in education and a master’s degree as well as a Ph.D. in mythological studies/depth psychology.