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Hi.Welcome to my web page. Here, you can learn more about my background. I have been a Physical Educator working at Belleview Santos for 30 years. From 1985-1990, I was the Head Wrestling Coach and teacher at Lake Weir High School. Previous to that, I taught at Lake Weir Middle School. I received both my Bachelor's and Master's Degrees from the University of Florida. Yes, I bleed orange and Blue, Go Gators! I received my Specialist's degree in 2000 from Nova Southeastern University.
I am married to Gail and between us we have 6 children and 8 grandchildren. We both have a cat named Gabi and a miniature Shih Tzu named Baillie. I'm very active playing pickle ball, walking, and cycling. In my younger years, I was a competitive runner, having competed in both a half marathon as well as a full 26.2 mile marathon. In 2012, I received the honor of being elected into the National Amateur Wrestling Hall of Fame for Lifetime Achievement in inter-scholastic wrestling. In 2013, I traveled to Japan on a mission trip to help college age students.