Kappa Delta Pi

Who We Are

Left to right: Teni Baybayan, Miguel Arias, Erin Haywood, Ashley Osborne, Hanna Haghayeghi, Jen Manlimos, Crystal Peralta.

Kappa Delta Pi is an international honor society in Education, and is comprised of 582 chapters and more than 45,000 members around the world. LMU's Chi Lambda Chapter follows KDP. Established to foster excellence in education and promote fellowship among those dedicated to teaching as well as to sustain an honored community of diverse educators by promoting excellence and advancing scholarship, leadership and service, the name is derived from Greek words representing "knowledge, duty, and power. "Pioneering since its inception with the inclusion of both women and men, Benefits for members include job search assistance, opportunities for leadership, professional development and access to teacher resources. Read more about KDP.

LMU chapter, Chi Lambda

2016-2019 Board

  • Dr. Brian Leung, Faculty Co-Counselor
  • Dr. Annette Pijuan Hernandez, Faculty Co-Counselor
  • Ashley Osborne, President
  • Teni Babayan, Membership
  • Crystal Peralta, Secretary
  • Miguel Arias, Treasurer
  • Erin Haywood, Events Co-Chair
  • Jen Manlimos, Events Co-Chair
  • Hanna Haghayeghi, Technology Chair

Join KDP

There is a one-time initiation fee for new members. There will be annual renewal fees for members choosing to continue their membership with the organization. Fees must be paid either with a check or money order made payable to Kappa Delta Pi. Applications should be submitted with fee payment and turned in at the School of Education offices in University Hall. Additional questions and or comments should be directed to KappaDeltaPi@lmu.edu.