This is my 39th year as a Social Science teacher, I started as a Middle school teacher at Eskridge, got my first experience at High School in Missouri (Miami School district), taught 29 years at McPherson High School, taught 6 years at Highland Park, and this is my first year at Topeka High School. My wife is a Paraprofessional of 30 years, and is working at Highland Park. I have a daughter that is the Assistant Volleyball Coach at Topeka West, and a son that is a Paraprofessional at Topeka West. I have coached for 38 years in the following sports: Baseball, Boys and Girls Basketball, Football, Track & Field, and Volleyball. I have spent my entire career as an educator and coach. My hobbies are watching Professional Baseball (Cardinals), Football (Cardinals), College Basketball (Kansas University) and playing golf with my wife.