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educator , writer

Dudley J. Delffs, American writer, educator. Recipient Scholastic Press Poetry award Columbia University, 1986, award Fiction Editor, Mars Hill review. Member National Council Teachers English, American Counseling Association, Assembly on Literature for Adolescents, Colorado Language Arts Society, Colorado Authors' League.

Background

Delffs, Dudley J. was born on November 27, 1964 in Sewanee, Tennessee, United States. Son of Dudley Julian and Norma (Thompson) Delffs.

Education

Bachelor in English, University Tennessee, 1987. Master of Arts in English, University Tennessee, 1989. Master of Arts in Counseling, Colorado Christian University, 1992.

Career

Technical writer, researcher Energy, Environmental Resource Center, Knoxville, Tennessee, 1990-1991. Instructor English University Tennessee, 1988-1991, Colo University, Lakewood, 1991-1996. Counseling intern Colorado Christian University, Morrison, 1993-1994, assistant professor English, since 1996.

Fiction editor WaterBrook Press (division of Random House), Colorado Springs, Colorado, vice president and editor-in-chief, since 2005.

Works

Membership

Member National Council Teachers English, American Counseling Association, Assembly on Literature for Adolescents, Colorado Language Arts Society, Colorado Authors' League.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: mountain biking, hiking, fishing, movies and film, traveling.

Connections

Married Dorothy Kilpatrick Scruggs, May 14, 1989. Children: Mary Elise, Annie Kilpatrick.

father:
Dudley Julian Delffs

mother:
Norma (Thompson) Delffs

spouse:
Dorothy Kilpatrick Scruggs

children:
Mary Elise Delffs

Annie Kilpatrick Delffs