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 email@example.com.
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
North Carolina schools are required to administer ACCESS for ELLs 2.0 to all students identified as English Learners (ELs) in the spring of each year to determine their progress in learning English. Each student is tested in four areas: Listening, Speaking, Reading, and Writing. This assessment helps us monitor their English language development.
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, February 17, 2023.
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.