Degrees and Certifications:
B.S. Mathematics Education, Purdue University Kenan Fellow 2017
I'm a husband, father (of 5), and grandfather (of 6) who also happens to be very passionate about helping students appreciate the beauty, complexity, and relevance of mathematics. It is my deeply held belief that all people can DO mathematics - there is no "math gene"!
FAMILY: Wife Debra, sons Will, Zach, Andrew, and Adam, and daughter Franki. And 6 grandchildren!
EDUCATION: B.S. in Math Education from Purdue University; M.S. in Mathematics and Math Education at ECU
INTERESTS: Sports, reading, writing, cooking, traveling, music
Food - Pizza
Sports Team - Pittsburgh Steelers, Purdue Boilermakers
Music - Alt. Rock (Foo Fighters, Breaking Benjamin, Muse, 3EB, SoaD, etc)
Books - Stephen King, Tom Clancy, Dean Koontz, Stephen Donaldson, many others
FACTS of (possible) INTEREST:
- I served 5 years in the U.S. Army
- I've lived in Germany for about 5 years of my life
- I've at least passed through 33 of the 50 states
To all our returning students - it's great to have you back!
To our incoming freshmen - Welcome to your first year at Early College Academy!
I hope all of you are excited about the potential that this next year holds. Your teachers and staff members are so excited to see (I mean literally SEE!) each of you this year, and we know that there is a great year of activities and learning in front of you.
Let's make this a fantastic year by working together to do everything possible to help you meet ALL of your goals for this school year!
If you or your parents need to contact me, the easiest way is through my school email.
Email me at firstname.lastname@example.org.
You can also leave a phone message for me by calling the school front office at 919-464-2314
FALL 2022 SCHEDULE
1st Block: Honors Math 3
2nd Block: Honors Math 3
3rd Block: Planning Period
4th Block: Precalculus
Trades and Classified Job Fair 2023
Johnston County Public Schools will hold it's annual Trades & Classified Job Fair on Saturday, June 24. The event will be held from 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. at Smithfield-Selma High School, 700 M Durwood Stephenson Pkwy, Smithfield, NC 27577.
Class of 2023 Graduation Dates
Johnston County Public Schools is pleased to announce graduation ceremony dates for our traditional high schools for the 2022-2023 school year. For questions regarding a specific ceremony, please contact the specific school.
Public Notice: Johnston Community College Board of Trustee Vacancy
The Johnston County Board of Education is now accepting applications for the Johnston County Community College Board of Trustee position. The deadline to apply for the vacancy is Friday, June 23, 2023.
Updated School Nutrition Information for 2022-23
We hope that you and your student have already noticed some of the exciting new food and meal opportunities we are offering in our cafeterias this school year. Our new options will include more fresh produce, vegetarian options, and opportunities for students to customize their meal choice. These new offerings will be available at both breakfast and lunch.
2022 Growth Needs Update
Johnston County Public Schools Chief of Facilities and Construction Brooks Moore presented the 2022 Growth Needs Update to the Johnston County Board of Education at their March meeting.
Fall 2023 JCC Textbook Return
All JCC textbooks should be returned to Wilson 1032 during days/times specified in this post.
JCPS Online Payment Center
If you need to make school-related payments such as for Driver's Education courses or technology damage fees, the K12 Payment Center has been replaced by OSP (Online School Payments).
Become a PTSA Member
Parents, teachers, and students are invited to join our organization to enrich experiences and provide opportunities and resources for every student and teacher at JCECA.
Bus Delays and Updates
You can now view updates to bus information using a new website. The updates posted will include bus replacements (change in bus number), delays, or a combination of the two.
ECA Graduates Transcript Request Link
Graduates of ECA, click here to learn how to receive a copy of your transcript.
Free and Reduced Lunch Form
This is the digital Free and Reduced Lunch Form link.
Parent Volunteer Form
Please fill out the appropriate link to become a volunteer with JCECA.
August 7, 2023
11:00 AM - 4:50 PM Freshman Orientation (9th Only)
August 8, 2023