Roxanne Helm-Stevens, DBA

Professor, School of Business and Management

Phone: (626) 815-6000, Ext. 3463
Fax: (626) 815-3802
Office Location: Wilden Hall, Room 115B
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Roxanne Helm-Stevens, DBA, joined the School of Business and Management faculty in 2000, teaching in the graduate and undergraduate programs. Her areas of teaching include organizational behavior, management, business, and employee development. Prior to joining APU, Helm-Stevens worked in public and private industry for 20 years, holding management positions in various industries. Throughout her corporate career, she received recognition and numerous awards for her work in performance improvement, benchmarking, and best practices. Active in her field, she has received national certifications from the International Society for Performance Improvement and the Association for Training and Development. She is active in national and international conferences, presenting and publishing on the topics of strategic business management, organizational behavior, educational leadership, and service-learning. She serves on several editorial boards for national and international journals and has co-authored two textbooks, A Foundation in the Principles of Management (Cognella Academic Publishing, 2015) and Organizational Behavior and Management (Cognella Academic Publishing, 2015).


  • DBA, Strategic Management, Alliant International University
  • MBA (Emphases in Leadership and Human and Organizational Development), Azusa Pacific University
  • BS, Business Administration, University of Phoenix
  • BA, Business Management, University of Phoenix
  • AA, Mt. San Antonio College


  • International Society for Performance Improvement
  • Association for Talent Development
  • American Society for Training and Development

Academic Area

  • School of Business and Management


  • Leadership
  • Management
  • Organizational Effectiveness

Courses Taught

  • BUSI 110 – Business and Entrepreneurship
  • BUSI 210 – Principles of Management
  • BUSI 448 – Organization and Administrative Behavior
  • BUSI 496 – Senior Seminar: Business Ethics
  • BUSI 528 – Consulting for Organizations
  • HROD 500 – Human Resource Development
  • HROD 521 – Organizational Development and Change
  • HROD 550 – Instructional Design and Training Methods
  • HROD 561 – Group Dynamics and Conflict Management
  • MGMT 516 – Organizational Behavior
  • MKTG 362 – Consumer Behavior