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Welcome to my website.  I am one of the mathematics teachers at Patrick Henry High School.  To the right, there are links with pictures of my students.  Below are a list of my qualifications.  Feel free to e-mail me with any questions you may have.  My e-mail address is:



Masters Degree in Mathematics Education.
1996 – 2002  University of Minnesota   

Bachelor of Science, Mathematics
1992 – 1996  University of Minnesota 

Bachelor of Science, Computer Science
1992 – 1996   University of Minnesota      


Work Experience

High School Mathematics Teacher.
1997 – present       North Community and Patrick Henry High School   

-  Taught Basic Standards Mathematics through AP Calculus. 
-  Minneapolis Public Schools Teacher of the Year Finalist.
-  Keynote speaker for graduation. 2001 and 2007
-  Keynote speaker for National Honor Society.  2008
-  Department chairperson, 10 years.

- Coach kickboxing at North High and Patrick Henry as a club sport.

Mathematics Instructor at Metropolitan State University
Spring 2000 – present    Metropolitan State University
-  Taught Statistics, Discrete Mathematics and Math for Liberal Arts.

Graduate Teaching Assistant (U of MN Tutoring Center)
1996 – 1997    University of Minnesota     

Undergraduate Teaching Assistant (U of MN Tutoring Center)
1994 – 1996    University of Minnesota     

Minnesota Super Computer Institute.
1993 – 1995   Minnesota Super Computer Institute   

-  Designed and implemented a new interpreted programming language specifically created to manipulate sparse matrices. 
-  Proficient in more than 15 programming languages.