Business and Management

Stephen W. Volz, D.B.A., PMP, CMQ/OE, BSP, SPHR

Lead Faculty/Assistant Professor, Business and Management

Leeds, Alabama

Project Management Professional. Strategy Consultant. Organizational Improvement Specialist. Family man.

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Education
  • Doctor of Business Administration, University of Phoenix (2009)
  • Master of Business Administration, University of Alabama at Birmingham (2001)
  • Bachelor of Business Administration, University of North Florida (1996)
Background

Dr. Volz has been in various roles in business over the past 25 years. He became a fulltime CTU faculty member as a Lead Instructor – Project Management in July 2013. Prior to this position, Dr. Volz was an Assistant Adjunct Professor at CTU while working fulltime as a Senior Strategy Consultant with Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama. Positions held by Dr. Volz over the past several years include Corporate Manager of Quality for an industrial parts distributor, Marketing Director for a home caregiving organization, and income tax professional. Dr. Volz served in the Florida Army National Guard and was an examiner for the Alabama Quality Award program.

Recently, Dr. Volz was elected for a second two-year term as the Vice President of Education for the Birmingham chapter of the Project Management Institute. Dr. Volz holds the following certifications: Project Management Professional (PMP®) through the Project Management Institute; Certified Manager of Quality/Organizational Excellence (CMQ/OE) through the American Society for Quality; Balanced Scorecard Professional (BSP) through the Balanced Scorecard Institute; and Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) through the HR Certification Institute.

Academic Specialization/Focus at CTU

Business and Management, Project Management