Degrees and Certifications:
B.S. History Education, M.A. Special Education, M.A Educational Leadership, Director of Special Education certification
I grew up on a farm outside of Grand Ridge. Joined the USAF after high school and served 10 years in Security Forces career field. After the military I came home as studied at Illinois State, Aurora University, and University of St. Francis. I have certifications in history education, special education, and educational leadership. I have worked, in education, since 2008 at the LaSalle County Safe School, Kishwaukee Educational Consortium, Earlville CUSD 9, and Serena High School. I have been married since January of 1995 to my wife Karen. We have 2 daughters Kirsten and Morgan who are also serving our country in the USAF. One fact about me: I'm an only child.