Lecturers at the Jefferson Educational Society

Paul David Spradley,
President of The Spradley Project

Paul Spradley, Ed.D., is a seasoned Secondary/Higher Education and
Management professional. Passionate about people, education, and progress,
he is a strategic and data-driven leader of people, processes, and finances
with a demonstrated commitment to institutional culture, equity, inclusion,
and access. A lifelong learner with the ability to organize and motivate people
around an idea, he lives by two mottos: progress over perfection; and, love
God, love people, and serve the world. He completed his doctorate from the
University of Pittsburgh, and his master’s and bachelor’s degrees from Robert
Morris University and has won several awards and honors, including the
Pittsburgh 40 Under 40 award, the Pittsburgh Cares Pittsburgh Hero award,
the Who’s Who award, and the Theodore Jones service to African-American
students award