It is a great blessing to be teaching here at East Bernstadt Middle School for the last twelve years. It is my promise, if my students try their hardest I will do my best to guide them to be the best they can be academically. I will try my hardest to help them achieve their goals. I will try to show each student all the great potential they have. My students deserve the best and I want help them be successful. I attended college at Union College and recieved my teaching degree in 1996. I then went to University of the Cumberlands and achieved my masters degree. I served as the Family Resource Director at Cold Hill and Keavy Elementary Schools from 1998 through 2001. In 2001, I accepted a position as a teacher at the Bentley School in Laurel County. In 2002 I started teaching the middle school reading class at East Bernstadt Middle School. I have be an assistant coach since 2004, coaching basketball and baseball. I am currently in my second year as Archery Coach for both the middle and elementary schools. I am very active at my church, New Salem Baptist.I teach high school Sunday School class and the middle school youth on Wednesday nights and also serve as a deacon. I'm also a bus driver for East Bernstadt Schools. I have been married for twenty five years to my wonderful wife Cindy. We are blessed with 3 children- Blaine, Branson, and Bailee.