David Dejesa

Teacher and Coach

Camp Director, Camp Life and Wellness Coordinator, Camp Instructor, Assistant Camp Director

David Dejesa is the advisor and debate coach of record for the Riverside Speech and Debate Team in Greer, SC. He has twice served as the South Carolina Speech Coaches' Association President and is currently a national district committee member. Under Mr. Dejesa's guidance, the Riverside Speech Team has won nine consecutive state titles, national recognition as a speech school of outstanding distinction, and dozens of first place sweepstakes awards at tournaments across the Southeast. Recently, Mr. Dejesa was Riverside's 2017-18 Teacher of the Year and a Finalist for Greenville County Teacher of the Year for 2017-2018.