Our Director

Our Director

Dr. Karen Stout

Dr. Karen Rohrbauck Stout is the Bowman Distinguished Professor of Leadership Studies and Director of the Morse Leadership Institute at Western Washington University.


  • Ph.D., Communication
    2002, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT
  • MA, Communication
    1995, University of Montana, Missoula, MT 
  • BA, Communication
    1992, University of Puget Sound, Seattle, WA