I was born and raised in a little town in SE Arizona called Thatcher. I graduated from A.S.U. with a bachelors degree in Asian Languages. I received a post-baccalaureate certification in education from Ottawa University. I obtained a Masters degree from University of Phoenix and have completed everything except a dissertation for my Educational Doctorate degree. I taught one year of high school biology my first year. I taught in the Casa Grande Unified School district and the Apache Junction Unified School District. I was a teacher on assignment with administrative duties at San Tan Elementary school in our district for one year and have been teaching middle school science for 24 years. This will be my 26th year in education! I have been married for 35 years to my wonderful wife Sue, and have four children ages 34 , 32, 26,and 22. I am also a Grandpa to an 9 year old grandson, a 6 and a 3 year old granddaughter and a 1 year old Grandson. I also have 8 year old Yorkie named Diogee (D O G).I am an avid bow and rifle hunter and outdoorsman. I also love to scuba dive whenever I get the chance.Please do not hesitate to contact me with any concerns regarding your child's education. I am looking forward to a great year at Cooley Middle School.firstname.lastname@example.org: 480.279.8344Room 220
All men dream, but not equally. Those who dream by night in the dusty recesses of their minds, wake in the day to find that it was vanity; but the dreamers of the day are dangerous men, for they may act on their dream with open eyes, to make it possible.
- T.E. LAWRENCE (of Arabia)