For the better part of the last three decades, Dr. Luebke has been involved in improving education and expanding educational opportunity. Prior to joining the Locke Foundation, he wrote about education policy and served as the Director of Policy with the Civitas Institute. He has held positions with the state and federal government as well as private research firms.

He is a frequent guest on TV and radio programs throughout North Carolina. His writing has appeared on web sites and in newspapers including the Daily Caller, Washington Examiner, Raleigh News & Observer, Charlotte Observer and others.

Dr. Luebke holds a Ph.D. degree from the University of Wisconsin and is the proud father of four children.