A little bit about me...
I am a native Texan who graduated from the University of Oklahoma with a degree in History. I also graduated from the University of Central Oklahoma with a Master's in Education. I am a National Board Certified Teacher in Social Studies - History/Early Adolescence.
I served in the U.S. Army as a M60A3 & M1A1 Tank Crewman in the 1st Armored Division. I served as a deputy sheriff here in Cleveland County for 15 years and managed the jail as it's Jail Administrator before changing careers to education.
Vernon High School High School Diploma
University of Oklahoma Bachelor of Arts History
University of Central Oklahoma Masters in Education
U.S. Army Regular Army Service 1986-1989 Reserve Service 1981-1986
Cleveland County Sheriff's Office Deputy Sheriff 1989-2006
Oklahoma Council on Law Enforcement Education & Training (C.L.E.E.T.) Advanced Law Enforcement Certificate
VISTA Academy Teacher of the Year 2006/2007 & 2016/201
District Teacher of the Year Finalist 2016/2017
National Board Certified Teacher Social Studies-History/Early Adolescence
Leland Wolf School Norman Secondary Math & Science 2001-2002
VISTA Academy Moore Jr. High Social Studies 2004-2017
VISTA Night School Moore Co-Director 2013-2017
VISTA Academy/ Internet Based Instruction Principal 2017-Present