I began teaching in August of 2013. I received my Bachelor's degree and Master's in Education with an emphasis in Biology from William Carey University. I continued my education and received my Master's in Educational Administration P-12 from from the University of Southern Mississippi. I am enrolled in the University of South Alabama's Executive Doctoral Program in Educational Leadership and working toward the completion my dissertation, "Educational leadership styles and their impact on teacher morale, stress, and motivation". My wife and I have seven children, which we enjoy home schooling. I enjoy working on automobiles and aircraft. I was a mechanic before I went back to school to be an educator and I have a mechanic's license from the Federal Aviation Administration.