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| In the past 41 years, most of my life has been spent educating students. During those years, I have been a school superintendent, principal, college adjunct professor, teacher, coach, athletic director and consultant.|
Additionally, I have experience as a Realtor, sports announcer and marketing director.
I attended West Virginia University and Florida State University on football scholarships after being named a high school All-American and the outstanding football player in West Virginia for 1959.
I am married to the former Diane Chaplin, daughter of Delbert and Cecelia “Celie” Chaplin, Marathon pioneers since 1952. I have two sons, two daughters, three grandsons and just recently a great grandson. (And I can't forget our two Yorkies, and two adopted “Forgotten Felines”)
| Doctorate of Education- University of South Dakota, 1986|
Master of Education -Xavier University, 1974
Bachelor of Arts- Morris Harvey College, Sociology, 1967
| Administrative Experience-24 yrs.|
Instructional Experience -14 yrs.
Extra-Curricular Experience -13.5 yrs.
College/University Adjunct Positions:
West Virginia University College of Graduate Studies
University of Central Florida
Florida Atlantic University
Lake Sumter Community College
National Louis University
Florida Keys Community College
College Courses Taught:
Educational Law and Governance
Negotiations and Personnel
Supervision of Instruction
History & Philosophy of Education
Perspective on Contemporary Issues in Education
Theories of Teaching and Learning
Clinical Internship- Educational Leadership
Workshops in Educational Leadership
Empirical/Quantitative Graduate Research
Principles and Practices of Real Estate