Family and Pets
Married with 3 children:
Shannon ’14: Junior at Stony Brook University, NY
Nick ’11: Degree in Materials Science/Mandarin
Ryan: Degree in chemistry
Favorite Place on Campus
The wooded ravines, especially the Rustad Outdoor Classroom area. Great forest for teaching in the outdoors and home to our local endangered species, the MN dwarf trout lily.
A Sand County Almanac, Aldo Leopold
Why I love to teach
Students can conquer almost any challenge if given the opportunity. I like to provide both and watch amazing things happen.
Hiking, fishing, camping, gardening, computers