English & Athletics
BIRTHPLACE: Albany, NY
COLLEGE DEGREE: B.A., Clarkson University (Potsdam, NY)
CLASSES TAUGHT: English II, SAT Prep, Expository Writing
EDUCATIONAL FIELD TRIPS: Field trips with the Oak Creek Task Force
I AM IN CHARGE OF THE FOLLOWING SCHOOL EVENTS/ACTIVITIES: Hiking, shopping, bowling, golf, basketball, swimming
INTERESTS OTHER THAN TEACHING: Mountain training for athletes, physical therapy
ATHLETIC COACH OF: Beaver Creek Athletic Director; cross-country, basketball, golf
I LIKE TEACHING AT SOUTHWESTERN BECAUSE: Because it is rewarding and fun!
FAVORITE QUOTE: “The older I get, the better I used to be.” -Charles Barkley
MY TEACHING PHILOSOPHY: I try to take a creative approach, based on individual moods. If I can think of interesting and fun ways to teach and inspire students, then maybe they’ll have fun too. Then we can find joy, rather than drudgery, in our job of work.