US World Issues, Speech, US Soccer Coach, LS French, MS Physical Education
Where do you call home?
Jackson, TN is home but Dublin, Ireland is often where the heart is.
How long have you been coaching soccer and teaching?
Over 20 years
What is your favorite part about coaching and teaching?
Without question it’s the development you see in your students/ players. Every day is a chance for growth. Being in an environment that challenges you to develop is very rewarding.
What is your favorite thing about USJ?
There’s so much but the student-athletes are my absolute motivation. I’m working with students that are passionate about learning and growing. Combine that with the knowledge and support of an incredible faculty/ admin support makes USJ a great place to work.
What is a fun fact about yourself?
I’ve never tasted Mac ‘n Cheese.
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