College of Education

SPED Chair Reelected to Board of Directors for APBS; Will Present at Conference

March 1, 2011

Randall L. De Pry, Ph.D., Chair, Department of Special Education was recently re-elected as a member of the Board of Directors for the Association for Positive Behavior Support (APBS). His third term will begin this March when APBS comes to Denver for their 8th International Conference on Positive Behavior Support (March 10-12, 2011) entitled The Expanding World of PBS: Science, Values, and Vision.

De Pry was first elected to the board in 2005 and has served as Secretary and Treasurer (current appointment) on the Executive Board. At the conference, he will be joined by Dr. Corinne Harmon and Richard Niezen (doctoral candidate), Department of Leadership, Research, and Foundations, where they will present a paper titledTransformational Leadership in PBIS Schools: Learning from Experts in PBIS/RtI.