Dr. Walter "Wally” Delecki

A message from Department Chair, Michael Schwanenberger

Please join me in congratulating Dr. Walter “Wally” Delecki on his selection as the 2014 College of Education Teacher of the Year.  

Dr. Delecki has been a faculty member of the College of Education, Department of Educational Leadership at the East Valley campus since 2001.  Dr. Delecki teaches numerous courses for EDL.  His rigorous courses engage his students in a deep understanding of best practices and current trends in school and district leadership.  His students describe him as incredibly knowledgeable, caring, and inspirational.  

Dr. Delecki is the chairman of the EDL Doctoral Steering Committee.  He chairs and serves on several dissertation committees each semester.  His positive reputation has been instrumental in recruiting and motivating numerous candidates to pursue and attain EDL and COE degrees. His EDL graduates described Dr. Delecki as “THE individual who has made a major impact during their educational degree journey.”   

Please join me in congratulating  Dr. Delecki on his well-deserved award.  Also please join me in congratulating all the outstanding faculty members who were nominees for this award.