Dr. Murray Galella is the Chairperson and Coordinator of Student Teaching in the Undergraduate Department in the School of Education at Wilkes University. Suzanne joined the Wilkes University faculty in 2004. Dr. Murray Galella holds a B.A. in English, M.S. in Special Education, and an Ed.D. in Educational Leadership with specialization in Higher Education Administration. Dr. Murray Galella’s teaching focus is in special education and the capstone student teaching experience in the undergraduate education program. As a prior PreK-12 educator, with over 22 years in both PreK-12 and university classroom environments, Dr. Murray Galella prides herself in being an educational leader who strives to ensure best teaching practices and for training and inspiring future educators to become caring, competent, and ethical professionals.