• Born and raised in Freeport, IL (Home of the Freeport Pretzels)
  • Bachelors and Master’s degree in Education from Illinois State University. Educational Specialist degree in Educational Leadership from Augusta University.
  • High School Educator 14 years and Principal 4 years.
  • High School football and baseball coach.
  • 10 years in business; training and business development, and operations.

TPH Atlanta | Director of Academics

  • Born and raised in South Bend, IN
  • 2x Northern Illinois University Graduate- Bachelors in Sociology and Masters in Adult and Higher Education
  • Ran track and field and cross country at Northern Illinois University
  • Spent the last 4 years working in Student-Athlete Academic Support Services at Georgia Tech. Served as an Academic Coordinator (2015-2017) and Assistant Director of Academic Programs (2017-2019)
  • Before Georgia Tech, spent a year as the Athletic Academic Advisor at Jacksonville State University

TPH Huntsville | Director of Academics

  • Graduated from Jacksonville State University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education
  • Earned Master’s Degree from the University of West Alabama
  • Specialized experience in instructing elementary and middle school level students

TPH Grand Rapids | Director of Academics

  • Spent 3 years working at TPH Nashville Center of Excellence
  • Received bachelor’s degree in International Relations from Grand Valley State University
  • Earned an Executive Master’s degree in Business Administration from Tennessee State University
  • Experience teaching ESL, Spanish and tutoring

TPH Detroit | Director of Academics

  • Graduated with Bachelor’s Degrees in Education and Chemistry from Central Michigan University.
  • Earned a Masters Degree in Educational Leadership from Madonna University.
  • Coordinator of online learning programs for at-risk students with the Redford School District for eight years.