Kappa Delta Pi Inducted Emerging Teachers at The University of Mobile

Emily Deal Education, News

MOBILE, Ala. – The Upsilon Chi Chapter of Kappa Delta Pi at the University of Mobile inducted 12 new student members on April 28, 2022.

Membership into Kappa Delta Pi is by invitation only and is based on academic achievement, leadership, responsibility and faculty recommendations.

Kappa Delta Pi is a professional honor society in the School of Education that prepares students as they enter the teaching field. Faculty sponsor for the 2021-22 year was Brenda Chastain, assistant professor of education.

Students inducted are:

  • Randi Becton – junior, elementary ed., Alabaster, AL
  • Lauren Day – senior, elementary ed., Saraland, AL
  • Maggie Diehl – senior, elementary ed., Fairhope, AL
  • Abigail Duke – Senior, biology, Dothan, AL
  • Alyssa Flowers – junior, collaborative spec. ed., Mobile, AL
  • Katie Grubbs – senior, elementary ed., Slidell, LA
  • Kristyn Hensley – senior, early childhood/elem. ed., Gulfport, MS
  • Mark Ledlow – senior, history, Dothan, AL
  • Lindsey McDaniel – grad, early childhood ed., Montgomery, AL
  • Ashlee Nettles – senior, physical ed., Jacksonville, NC
  • Taylor Rester – senior, elementary ed., Satsuma, AL
  • Madilyn Robertson – senior, elementary ed., Satsuma, AL

The University of Mobile is a Christ-centered university with a vision of “Higher Education for a Higher Purpose,” founded to honor God by equipping students for their future professions in an environment where they are known.


About the University of Mobile

The University of Mobile is a Christ-centered university offering on-campus and online bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees in over 75 academic programs. Founded in 1961, the University of Mobile is affiliated with the Alabama Baptist State Convention and is located 10 miles north of Mobile, Alabama on a campus of over 880 acres.

For information about the University of Mobile, areas of study, admissions and more, visit umobile.edu, connect with UM on social media @univofmobile, or call Enrollment Services at 1.800.WIN.RAMS or 251.442.2222.

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Emily Deal

Emily Deal is the social media manager and content creator for the marketing and public relations office at the University of Mobile. Emily's background is in advertising where she solidified her skills in design, quality assurance, and art direction. She earned a Bachelor of Arts with a concentration in graphic design from UM in 2016. She is a devoted member of Mars Hill Church where she volunteers with the children's ministry most Sundays. Some of her favorite things are wildflowers, live music and, most importantly, dogs.