Degrees and Certifications:
I am originally from Rochester, New York where I was a two sport athlete in high school (basketball and baseball). I attended St. John’s University in Queens and received my bachelor’s degree in Sports Management in 2005. I then moved to South Carolina and attended the University of South Carolina where I received my Master’s degree in Physical Education in 2008. This is my 15th year in education. I spent my first 6 years in Irmo,SC teaching Health and PE. This will be my 9th year as the department head for PE as well as the Head Boys Basketball Coach here at Westside. I have been married to the former Amanda Watkins of Starr for 14 years. Amanda is a 6th grade teacher at Pendleton Elementary. We have an 11 year old daughter (Ava), and a 6 year old son Nolan.
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