Subjects Taught
Health, Personal Fitness , Phys Conditioning and Adv Phys Conditioning , Team Sports and Advanced Team Sports

Education
  • Graduate of Douglas County in 1986.
  • Graduate of University of West Georgia in 1991.
  • Graduate of California College for Health and Sciences in 1992 for Respiratory Therapy.
  • Degrees:
    • BS Education for Health and Science
    • Associate Degree in Science
    • Respiratory Therapy Degree


Experience

 My teaching career began 25 years ago.  I began at Lithia Elementary where I started the in-school elementary running program and the DC Road Runners after four years there, I was asked to move to Douglas County High School.  There I taught personal fitness, women's weight training, and health. I also coached the men's basketball and women's golf at Douglas County.  After two years I was asked to help start a new high school with Dr David Hill and I agreed and  moved to Chapel Hill High School when the doors opened in 1999. As a panther,  I have taight Health and Personal Fitness, women's weight training, lifetime sports, and team sports. I also started the track and cross country program. Currently I am beginning my  18th year at Chapel hill.

I also have a degree in Respiratory therapy and love medicine.  I have been a therapist for 28 years and currently work at Piedmont hospital in Newnan

                                 



Bio

I was born in Allentown, Pennsylvania in 1968 and have lived in Pennsylyvania and Ohio before moving here to Atlanta.    I graduated from Douglas County High School  in 1986 I received my Bachelors degree in Education from University Of West Georgia in 1991.  I also have a degree from California College in Health and Science in San Diego with emphasis in Respiratory Therapy and a minor in Science. 

I started Lithia Elementary 1993 and began Douglas County Road Runners in the county Elementary program. In 1999 I moved to Chapel Hill High School and started the Cross Country and Track & Field program.  I currently work at CHHS and have continued my Respiratory work at Piedmont Newnan Hospital.

Awards: Bellsouth/ATlanta Braves Teacher of the year, USA Today Coach of The Year, Atlanta Track Club Coach of the Year, Walmart Douglas Teacher of the Year.

State/Region Titles: Track State Champions 2004, Cross Country State Champions 2006, Boys and Girls Cross Country State Champions 2007, Boys Track State Champions 2008, Boys State Runner-Ups 2010.  Region Champions:2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005,2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2015