School of Business

Catherine Pratt, Ed.D.

Resident Assistant Professor

Catherine Pratt, Ed.D. Resident Assistant Professor
Morken Center for Learning & Technology - Room 323
  • Professional
  • Personal


  • Ed.D., Educational Leadership, Seattle University, 2001
  • M.A., Organizational Systems, Pacific Lutheran University, 1993
  • B.A., English, Brigham Young University, 1983

Areas of Emphasis or Expertise

  • Leadership
  • Organization Theory and Design
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Family and Closely Held Enterprises
  • Managing Change


  • Wells Fargo Teaching Excellence Award and Dean’s Award for Service

Professional Memberships/Organizations


Dr. Catherine Pratt is resident assistant professor and former associate dean of the School of Business.  She teaches undergraduate and graduate courses in organization behavior, organization design and leadership, family and closely held business, and managing change.  She holds a B.A. from Brigham Young University, an M.A. from Pacific Lutheran University, and an Ed.D. from Seattle University. Ongoing research interests include family business, leadership, governance, and ethics.  She encourages students to appreciate the corporate and society impact of strong interpersonal skills combined with professional competence. Dr. Pratt is advisor to the Latter-day Saint Student Association on campus.