Hazle Township woman earns Ph.D. f rom Alvernia
Betty-Jo (Bowers) Legutko received her doctor of philosophy degree with a concentration in corporate leadership from Alvernia University at its winter commencement ceremony on Dec. 10.
Her dissertation research, “An Exploration of the Emergent Leadership Styles of Fortune 500 Executives as Communicated in Annual Report Letters to their Shareholders,” was also successfully defended and approved by her committee on Oct. 20.
She also earned a master of business administration and bachelor of science in environmental engineering from Penn State University, and post-baccalaureate certificate in medical studies from Drexel University.
She resides in Hazle Township with her husband, Rob, and daughter, Grace, and is also mother to son, Zachary, who is deceased. She is the daughter of Anthony Bowers, Mahanoy City, and Betty Alsvan, Drums.