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Dr. Veda P. Allen-Barnes migrated from the beautiful island of St. Kitts & Nevis and now resides in New Jersey.
Dr. Veda holds several accredited degrees to include, a Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) with a concentration in Supply Chain Management from Walden University, A Master’s of Business Administration (MBA) from the University of Phoenix, and a Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Accounting from Queens College of the City University of New York.
Dr. Veda is also an adjunct professor with Union County College and serves as a Scholarship Selection Committee member at the University of Phoenix and an active member of The National Society of Leadership and Success. She is also an entrepreneur, a business consultant to small businesses, and sits on several Not for Profit Organization’s committees.
Dr. Veda’s doctoral study entitled: Strategies for Small Restaurant Owner Success Beyond 5 Years has connected her to small business owners to get a first-hand understanding of their strategies to remain successful.
In her spare time, she enjoys gardening, property renovation, interior design, and spending time with her most precious granddaughter Bry-Elle.
To reach Dr. Veda Allen-Barnes for information on management consulting or guest speaking, please e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org