Skip to main content
Diana Messick

Diana Messick

Lecturer

EDUCATIONAL ADMINISTRATION

Delzell Education Center 214F

Phone: (605) 677-5260

Email: Diana.Messick@usd.edu

Bio:

I have been an elementary, middle school and high school principal in Utah and South Dakota.


Teaching Interests:

Educational Leadership, Equity Oriented Leadership, Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion, Project-Based Learning, Culture and Change


Research Interests:

Educational Leadership, Equity Oriented Leadership, Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion, Project-Based Learning, Culture, and Systemic Change


Education:

  • EDD, Educational Leadership, University of South Dakota, 1999
  • MA, School Counseling, South Dakota State University, 1978
  • BS, Education, Psychology and Adolescent Development, Huron College, 1971

Licensures and Certifications:

  • Advanced Professional, South Dakota Department of Education

Publications:

Citations listed below are presented in a standardized, modified format for display purposes only. They do not necessarily reflect the preferred style and conventions of the faculty member or discipline.

  • , Erik P., De Jong, David, Robinson, Derrick, Chesnut, Steven, and Messick, Diana. Leadership Traits of Superintendents in Midwestern Rural Districts: BOE Presidents & Superintendent Perceptions. Edited by Dr. Kennith Mitchell. Purchase, New York: AASA Journal of Scholarship and Practice, 2021.

Presentations:

  • Messick, Diana. Implementing Project Based Learning in the Classroom.