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I was born in Elkhorn, Wisconsin in 1965. We moved to Louisiana in 1975. I graduated Covington High School in 1983, Nicholls State University, and earned a Master's of Education in 1991. I started teaching in St. Charles Parish that year, and here I am 29 years later.
I have an amazingly talented 15 year old daughter and a wonderful wife. My wife and I celebrated our 20th anniversary this past February.
I was born with heart disease. I played highschool basketball and love to exercise. In 1997 my aortic valve burst due to a rare genetic disease. I've faced many heart challenges since.
I believe that healthy living as saved my life on more that one occasion.
I want your child to know not only how important it is to live a healthy lifestyle, but how to live making healthy choices.