Education is for improving the lives of others and for
leaving your community and world better than you found it.
~ Marian Wright Edelman
The Texas Panhandle's only private college preparatory school for students in grades 6 through 12
I graduated from Canyon High school then went to West Texas State University and received a degree in Industrial Arts. In 1989 I started my first teaching position at Nimitz High School in Irving, Texas where I taught for 10 years. My wife and I had an opportunity to teach in the European country of Latvia. I taught at Talsi Christian School for four years in the subject of computers for grades 1st through 12th. When we moved back to the states I taught in the Fort Bend Independent school years for 10 years. At the end of the 2014-2015 school, I retired from public education with 31 years of experience.
In my career, I started by teaching Engineering graphics using AutoCAD software. As my teaching years progressed I taught Architecture, Multimedia, TV broadcast, Computer Technology and repair, Animation, Manufacturing, Engineering Design, Robotics, and Graphic Design classes.
In 1993 I was selected as Technology teacher of the year for the state of texas and Who’s,Who among Teachers in 1994. I was selected as Teacher of the year at Nimitz High School in 1999 and in 2010 I received the teacher of the year award at Travis High School, 1993, 1994.