Dr. Diane J. Chandler
Essentials of Strategic Leadership
Diane Chandler serves as an associate professor of Christian Formation and Leadership in the Regent University School of Divinity in Virginia Beach, Virginia. She holds a Ph.D. in Organizational Leadership, an M.Div. in Practical Theology, and an M.S. in Education. Dr. Chandler publishes widely on themes related to Christian formation and spirituality, women in leadership, global leadership, ethical leadership, professional burnout, and holistic self-care. Her book, Christian Spiritual Formation: An Integrated Approach to Personal and Relational Wholeness, with an accompanying Instruction Guide, was released by InterVarsity Academic in 2014. More recently, she has written on themes related to African American spirituality and the intersection of spiritual formation and race. She serves as an ordained Elder at New Life Church, a multi-ethnic and multi-site church in the Hampton Roads, Virginia area.