Degrees and Certifications:
This will be my twenty third year as a teacher of Agriculture Science. I am a graduate of Kansas State University in Manhattan, Kansas. I spent eight years teaching Agriculture Science and coaching wrestling in the small farming and ranching community of Elkhart located in Southwest Kansas. I have spent the last fourteen years teaching in Slidell. I have experience in farming, ranching, feedlot, and coaching. I currently live in Ponder with my wife Hayley and two boys Trey and Zeke. My daughter Alyssa is married and started on life. I have two daughters Bayley and Lesley in nursing school. My oldest son is currently serving in the United States Air Force. I love the outdoors and activities associated with outdoors. I enjoy working out, mountain biking,hiking, and running. I am very excited to be at Era and look forward to the challenges. We are currently forming an advisory council that will be setting both short term and long term goals for the Era FFA. We should have information posted in the near future.