Dr. Leah Spangler

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Position: Faculty

Department: Executive Doctor of Education in Organizational Leadership and Innovation


About Dr. Leah Spangler


  • Doctor of Education in Leadership and Administration – Point Park University
  • Master of Science in Journalism – Northwestern University Medill School of Journalism
  • Bachelor of Arts in Communications – Temple University
  • Certificate in Professional Fundraising – Boston University


Leah Spangler is the founding president and CEO of The Learning Lamp, a nonprofit organization that provides educational services to 30,000 children each year in early childhood and K-12 classrooms. Prior to entering the nonprofit field, she worked as a journalist for 20 years. A graduate of Temple and Northwestern universities, she earned her doctorate in educational leadership in 2017 from Point Park University.


Courses Taught

  • DOL 712 Leadership Theory, Research, and Practice