Jan L. Sola, Ph.D.
Executive Development Center
Jan is responsible for the design and implementation of management and leadership development programs at SCU's Executive Development Center. Previously, Jan was Director of Program Development for HandsNet, Inc., where she developed an extensive national program and policy network focused on children, youth and families. For almost 10 years, Jan was Director of Program Services for the YWCA of the USA, New York, NY where she developed national program initiatives focused on leadership, health and wellness, and work/life issues for women and girls in communities nationwide. Prior to this, she was Assistant Professor of Psychology at Lafayette College, Easton, PA. She received an M.S. and Ph.D. in Psychology from Iowa State University where her focus was on Lifespan Developmental Psychology, with an emphasis on adolescence and aging. She received a BA in Mathematics and Psychology from Concordia College.