Dr. Terrence E. Deal is an internationally renowned speaker and writer specializing in leadership. Dr. Deal’s expertise in educational leadership comes both from his time as a teacher, principal, and administrator and from his research as a professor.
Dr. Deal earned his Ph.D. in Educational Administration and Sociology from Stanford University and has taught at Harvard, Stanford, and Vanderbilt. He has retired as the Irving R. Melbo Clinical Professor of the University of Southern California’s Rossier School of Education.
Dr. Deal has written 20 books and over 100 articles and book chapters on organizations, leadership, change, and culture. Many of his books are best-sellers and have been used by corporations and educational organizations around the world to encourage leadership and promote positive change.