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Principal, Dallas Park Elementary School
Why did you choose education as a career?
I enjoy watching students learn, improve and achieve. I love being part of that process. I also enjoy the personal aspect of my profession. School and education is about people working together. I am continually overwhelmed by the love and support of my students, staff, parents and other members of our school community. Working in a school is truly a privilege.
Why is education important?
Education is about discovering and refining talents, overcoming fears and weaknesses, and learning to enjoy and appreciate the qualities of others. Education is about connecting and applying knowledge to improve oneself and benefit others. Education is about making our lives exceptional.
What will you enjoy most about being the principal of Dallas Park Elementary School?
I enjoy working with people and serving our students, parents, teachers and staff. I enjoy doing my very best to ensure that our students are safe and successful.
What is your hope for your campus?
I hope that our school is always improving. I hope our school is a place where all students feel safe and accepted. At Dallas Park we are a TEAM, and we will share in our achievements and support each other through difficult times. And we will never give up on each other.
Tell us a little about yourself?
I am married and have two children. My wife is an elementary school teacher and we have a cat and a huge dog named Roscoe. My favorite hobbies are riding my bike (the kind you pedal) and hanging out with my family.