Studying at DePaul for an admirable collection of nine and a half years, alum Emily Kraus is currently working on becoming a triple demon! Kraus received both a Bachelor’s degree in Women & Gender Studies and a Master’s degree in Bilingual Bicultural Education. Currently, she is working on her dissertation to complete her doctorate’s degree … More Alumni Spotlight! BBE Graduate and Current EdD Student – Emily Kraus
Alison Baglien, Educational Leadership alumna, currently serves as a Resident Principal in Chicago Public Schools. She received her Bachelor’s in Sociology from Grand Valley State University and Master’s in Educational Leadership and in Early Childhood Education from DePaul University. She also received a graduate certificate in Inclusive Education from the University of Notre Dame. … More Alumni Spotlight! Educational Leadership Graduate – Alison Baglien
Kelly Minks is a recent graduate of DePaul’s Bilingual Bicultural Education (BBE) program. Her passions for multiculturalism, social welfare, and education have taken her around the world. She grew up on a small island in Alaska and has lived, volunteered, and taught in various countries, including: Argentina, South Korea, Vietnam, Chile, Peru, Costa Rica, and … More Alumni Spotlight! BBE Graduate – Kelly Minks
Educational Leadership (EL) alum, Kate Graham-McHugh, began her DePaul career as an undergraduate student in the Secondary Education program with a concentration in English. After graduating from DePaul’s undergraduate program in 2005, Kate taught middle school for two years at St. Mary’s in Riverside. She then went on to teach 9th grade English for 8 … More Alumni Spotlight! Educational Leadership Graduate – Kate Graham-McHugh
Abbey Cullen works as Dean of Operations at Chicago High School for the Arts. Her tasks include facility management, teacher evaluations, and professional development for teaching staff. Abbey credits Professor Hoecker’s classes for shaping her leadership philosophy. From his classes, she learned to lead with her moral compass, which guides and balances her decisions. As … More Alumni Spotlight! Educational Leadership Graduate – Abbey Cullen
DePaul Educational Leadership alumni share their current experiences in leadership roles and reflect on their time in the program.
Robert DeHaas is the Co-Founder and CEO of Dallas Teacher Residency, the only urban teacher residency program of its type in the North Texas area. DeHaas received his Bachelor’s in Public Policy from Duke University and a Master’s in Educational Leadership and Principal Certification from DePaul University’s College of Education. He also received his Master’s … More Alumni Spotlight! Educational Leadership Graduate – Rob DeHaas