Dr. Emily Devor


Dr. Emily Devor is a graduate of Emporia State University in Emporia, Kansas with a degree in Elementary Education. She also has a Masters in Teaching and Learning, an Administration Credential, and a Doctorate in Administration and Leadership. Her research has been focused specifically on college readiness for students at all levels. Emily has been a NEU Principal for almost 10 years and is passionate about the NEU work at her school and enthusiastically about helping others. Emily was the 2017 Elementary Principal of the Year for her district and the 2016 Barbara Livermore “After High School Comes College” Award recipient. Emily is the co-author of College Conversations: 140 Ways to Engage Pre K – 12th Grade Students for College Readiness Success. She is driven by positive school cultures, exposing students to college conversations at the earliest of ages, and how quality leadership is vital to the success of a school.