School of Education
Kathy Ditommaso Owen, M.S.
Associate Dean of Teacher Education
Assistant Professor of Teacher Education

M.S., Western Oregon University

Primary Responsibilities:

Oversee the Teacher Education and School Counseling Programs

With over thirty years working in the public school system, as a teacher, school counselor and principal, Kathy understands the world of education from many angles.  She is passionate about education for students in the PreK-12 system, and works to ensure the best teachers are trained to educate these students. Kathy is involved with many nearby school districts.

As Dean of the School of Education, Kathy is responsible for developing and executing the comprehensive strategic plans for the education school, managing and coordinating the undergraduate and graduate curriculums, hiring and training all personnel, as well as organizing and deploying all school sponsored events.