Degrees and Certifications:
B.S. Mathematics Education, Purdue University Kenan Fellow 2017
I'm a husband, father (of 5), and grandfather (of 2) 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 and Zach, stepdaughter Franki, stepsons Andrew and Adam
EDUCATION: B.S. in Math Education from Purdue University
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
Congratulations to the Class of 2019 Graduates!
It's been an awesome year and I hope each of you have a restful summer!
See the rest of you in August!