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Subjects Taught
Ancient History, Honors Ancient History, Modern History, War Between the States


B.A. in History from King College (2000)

M.A. in Education from Tusculum College (2008)


I began teaching at Jefferson County High School in January of 2001. I have taught Contemporary Issues, World Geography, American History, and World History before teaching my current class load consisting of Ancient History, Honors Ancient History, Modern History, and War Between the States.


I was born and raised in Johnson City, TN, where I attended Science Hill High School.  Upon graduation, I accepted a baseball scholarship to King College.  While at King, I met my wife, Jan who is a fourth grade teacher in Cocke County.  We were married in 2002 and have two sons, Michael and Aaron.  I am also a youth pastor & ordained Baptist Minister in Knoxville and the head of FCA at JCHS.