About the Teacher
Degrees and Certifications:
Pell City High School 1985 B.A. Business Finance from Auburn University, 1989 Teacher Certification from Jacksonville State, 1997- 2001
Grew up in Ragland and Pell City. Graduated from Pell City High School in 1985. Graduated from Auburn University in 1989, and spent the next eight years in banking, working for Union State Bank and Metro Bank. Started teaching at St. Clair County High School in 1997, and moved to Ragland High School in 2001.
Currently coach Jr. High Football and Varsity Boy's Basketball.
My wife, Laurie, teaches 5th grade at Williams Intermediate in Pell City. We have been married since 1989. We have two daughters. Our oldest, Cate', attends Faulkner University in Montgomery where she plays goalkeeper on the Women's Soccer Team. Our youngest, Laney, is a senior at Pell City High School. Laney plays club soccer at Birmingham United Soccer Association(BUSA), and also plays on the Pell City High Soccer team.
I take great pride in teaching and coaching at Ragland and St. Clair County. My father was the former football and basketball coach at Ragland High, and later Principal. He later served as Superintendent of the St. Clair County School System. My mother is a graduate of Ragland, and was a cheerleader. She was a third grade teacher for over twenty years.
There has been a member of my family teaching or serving as an administrator in St. Clair County since the 1930's.
St. Clair County High School 1997-2001
Ragland High School 2001-Present