Claudia Rawlins,


Dr. Rawlins holds a B.A. from the University of California, and an M.B.A. from California State University at Chico. In 1983, she earned a Ph.D. from Arizona State University with major areas in management, business communication, and industrial engineering. A Professor Emeritus at California State University at Chico, she was most recently Graduate Program Coordinator.


She has written five books and 25 journal articles. She has extensive consulting experience with a variety of organizations on communication, creativity and executive development.

Claudia continues to pursue her entrepreneurial interests in her current businesses of selling imported German wines and working in her publishing company, Inkwell Press, where she works with new and aspiring writers. Previously, her instincts led her to create ventures in retail craft supplies and in real estate agency.

She has won a number of teaching and research awards and she continues to be active as an online professor and in research. Her first love continues to be writing.