I am from Jackson, Tennessee located 75 miles east of Memphis. I graduated from Jackson Central Merry High School and from Freed Hardeman University in Henderson, TN with a BA in Secondary Education with an emphasis in History. I have a Master’s Degree in Administration and Leadership from Carson Newman University. I have been an educator for five years, teaching at South Side High School in Jackson, TN. I have taught at Ten Sleep for 2 years. I coach middle school football and am the student council adviser.