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Dr. Rick Blackwell

School

DeSales High School

Specialty

President

Location

Louisville, KY

Clubs & Associations

NYLC, NCEA

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Biography

“Lead4Change is a practical leadership program that will help you guide your students to set big goals, then work to attain them. It is easily adapted to fit your classes, clubs or service learning activities.”

Employment

  • At DeSales High School since 2018
  • 32 years at Mercy Academy,12 years as Service Learning and Leadership Coordinator
  • 20 years in the classroom teaching Social Justice, Sociology and AP Psychology
  • Councilman, Louisville Metro Council (2003-present)

Awards

  • National Youth Leadership Council Certificate of Excellent Practice (2008)
  • Kentucky Outstanding Civic Education Leadership Award (2013)

Educational Background

  • Ed.D, Spaulding University
  • MA, Spalding University
  • BA, Bellarmine University
  • Spalding University Board of Trustees