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Dean Tickle

Vice President Business & Operations

Ed.S. Educational Specialist, Educational Administration; University Nebraska-Kearney
M.S. Master of Science, Educational Administration; University Nebraska-Kearney
B.S. Bachelor of Science in Education: University Nebraska-Kearney

General Background
Mr. Tickle began his career as an English / Social Science teacher.  He has served 17 years as a school administrator in the roles of activities director, assistant principal, middle level principal and superintendent.  He has also served as a lecture at the University of Nebraska-Kearney, teaching graduate and undergraduate courses on the History and Philosophy of Middle Level Education.  He has served on the UNK Advisory Board for the College of Education.  He was also the PK-12 representative on the tripartite council for UNK's National Network for Educational Renewal initiative.  

Professional Service/Recognition/Charitable Boards
2014 Nebraska Middle Level Academy, Outstanding Administrator Award
2012 UNK Distinguished Educator Award
2012 Apple Distinguished School Administrator
2012-2016 UNK Teacher Education Advisory Board Member
2006 Nebraska Middle School Principal of the Year TeamMates Mentor