EDUCATION 

  • Biology, BA Southern Adventist University

  • Outdoor Education, MSSouthern Adventist University

MILITARY

  • 199th Infantry Brigade, 152nd Military Police Platoon, Vietnam 

  • 1st Armor Division, Fort Hood, Texas

TEACHING ASSIGNMENTS

  • Kilgore Junior Academy in Charlotte, North Carolina, 1980 - 1983

  • Walker Memorial Academy in Avon Park, Florida, 1983 - 2017

  • Instructional Coach, Walker Memorial Academy and North Tampa Christian Academy, 2017 - present

 

COMMUNITY SERVICE

  • President of Kissimmee Valley Archaeological and Historical Conservancy

  • Previous Recording Secretary of Florida Anthropological Society

  • Former Board Member of Highlands County Lakes Association

 

MISSION TRIPS

  • Costa Rica 2004

  • Costa Rica 2005

  • Panama 2012

  • Nicaragua 2014

 

AWARDS

  • Thomas and Violet Zapara Award of Recognition for Excellent in Teaching.

  • Southern Union Conference Innovative Teaching Award.

  • North American Lake Management Society Technical Excellent Award

  • Alumni Awards Foundation Excellent in Teaching Award

 

CERTIFICATES OF APPRECIATION

  • The Florida Anthropological Society

  • Highlands Lakes Association

  • University of Florida Lakewatch Program

  • United States Environmental Protection Agency

  • G.L.O.B.E. Program

  • Office of the President of the United States Environmental Youth Award

  • Office of the President of the United States Student Service Award