I am a 1987 graduate of Basehor High School in Basehor, Kansas
I am a 1992 graduate of Pittsburg State University in Pittsburg, Kansas
I have a bachelor of science in English
I am certified in the following areas:
History and World History 5-12
I began teaching at Andale Grade School in the fall of 2009.
I am currently in my 13th year in the Renwick School district and 30th overall.
I teach Midddle School Reading and Literature
I am the Head Girl's Basketball Coach at Andale High School
Prior to coming to Renwick I spent 17 years in Valley Center Kansas teaching Middle School Language Arts.
I spent 11 years as an assistant football coach.
I was the Head Girl's Basketball Coach for 16 years.
I married my high school sweetheart Tracy on June 6, 1992.
We have 3 children: Jordan 24, Jacy 20, and Jillian 12.
Jordan lives in Lenexa and teaches Special Ed and coaches basketball for the Desoto school district. He graduated from Fort Hays in 2019. He graduated from Andale High School in 2015.
Jacy will begin her junior year at Baker University in Baldwin Kansas. She is on the golf team, throws the discus in track, and sings in choir.
She graduated from Andale high school in 2019.
Jillian is in 6th grade and attends Andale Grade School.
My passion is teaching, reading, basketball, and mentoring young people. I also watch live football and basketball games on television.
When I am not teaching, coaching, or watching TV you can find me at the golf course.
I also enjoy traveling with my family.