David Speak

Provost's Award for Excellence in Service, 2017
Political Science

Service is about the persons, institutions and ideals served.  It’s been my good fortune to serve many persons through some very worthy organizations attached to noble ideals.

First and foremost he is an educator but believes his service to Cal Poly Pomona and his community has and will have a significant impact. Dr. David Speak, Professor of Political Science has a long record and history of service not only in many areas of Cal Poly Pomona but also locally and internationally. He serves his department, college, Academic Senate and university while also serving on the local school board, serving statewide as elected delegate to the California School Boards Association Delegate Assembly, nationally he is a co-author the textbook American Government and internationally served as a credentialed international election observer in Central America.