I was raised near Caldwell, ID and graduated from Vallivue High School. I went on to attend Northwest Nazarene University and earned a B.A. in Social Science Education and completed a Master's Degree in Educational Leadership from the college of Idaho.
I have taught and coached for 5 years at West Jr. High School in Nampa, ID, 6 years at Dinuba High School in Dinuba, CA and 11 years at Twin Falls High School. Before I entered into administration , I was a counselor at Jerome High School. I have been a vice-principal at Twin Falls High School for 8 years and presently completing my third year as principal. My hobbies include being a huge sports fan and enjoying the outdoors.
My wife and I have two married children and one grandson.