Cleo Moore

Associate Director of Education Leadership Programs


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  • Provide vision, support, and leadership for the Ed.D and principal programs.
  • Coordinate, oversee, and support the Ed.D program and programs within PPD.  This includes add on endorsements, clock hour offerings, mentoring, and learning institutes.
  • Support PLU Education faculty, staff, and university partners on the Ed.D and principal programs.
  • Orient participants and faculty to program requirements.
  • Support education leadership students with registration, content, and internship planning and all program responsibilities.
  • Participate in state-wide/national policy development meetings.
  • Manage external contracts and agreements.
  • Provide professional development and clock hour offerings for teachers, assistant principals, and principals.
  • Design and revise as necessary all PPD program curricula to align with state/national standards.
  • Expand the scope of PPD through the creation and development of new programs in partnership with Education.


If you need to meet with me, please schedule an appointment by email or phone!


Hello!  My name is Cleo Moore.  I attended PLU for my undergraduate degree and also completed the PLU Principal Program.  Go Lutes!  I am so privileged to have returned to my alma mater as the Associate Director of Education Leadership Programs.  I live in University Place with my husband, Zach, and toddler, Hensley.  I have been a teacher and administrator in University Place School District for the past decade.  I am incredibly passionate about educational leadership and supporting principal and doctoral candidates in expanding their impact on the academic achievement and growth of all students.  I am privileged to support these impactful programs at PLU.   Please reach out to me with any questions. I look forward to working with you.