Region VI Secretary
Manheim Central High School
Years in the profession: 28 years
Ag Ed degree Institutions: University of Connecticut and Delaware Valley College
Biggest benefit of NAAE membership to you: NAAE Communities of Practice and professional sharing.
Memorable teaching moment: Having high school students touch "dirt" for the first time in our school greenhouse.
What do you know now that you wish you would have known as a first year teacher? You do not have to create (with a typewriter) all the lessons that you will be teaching.
What is one thing you try to do every day as an ag teacher? Set the tone for a positive learning environment for all students.
Favorite and/or most useful teaching resource? Reading 20+ monthly ag related magazines received by our Ag Program and reading daily ag news e-mails from numerous ag industry sources to keep current.