Susan Luchey, M.A.


With over 26 years working to develop student leaders, Susan Luchey currently serves as the Associate Director of University Student Centers for Leadership Development at the University of Delaware. Previously, she served as the Manager of Student Life and Director of Student Involvement at the University of Baltimore where she developed and directed their campus wide student leadership program. In 2008, she was awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award from the University.
Ms. Luchey oversees the Blue Hen Leadership Program that continues to be a model for certificate programs in the United States. The program was recently recognized as the 2014 Outstanding Leadership Program in the country by the Association of Leadership Educators. Her professional experience includes managing four departments within the Division of Student Affairs including: Student Involvement, the Career Center, the Achievement and Learning Center, and Campus Recreation and Wellness. She has served as an adjunct faculty member in the Merrick School of Business at the University of Baltimore, and in the School of Public Affairs at the University of Delaware. She also works in an educational advising role for the Baltimore Ravens.
An active member of numerous professional associations, Ms. Luchey serves on the planning board of the Association of Leadership Educators. Ms. Luchey earned a BA in English from Western Maryland College (McDaniel) and a MA in Liberal Arts with a counseling concentration from Loyola University.