Joined Apr 28 2011
Upper Merion High School Guidance Department
I have been working at Upper Merion for the past fourteen years. I am currently the College Counselor within the department. Prior to working for UM, I was a counselor at the Springfield Township High School for four years and an elementary and junior high counselor in the North Penn School District for five years.
I have a B.A. in General Studies with a minor in Music from Lebanon Valley College and a M.Ed. in Counseling from Shippensburg University. At LVC I played Varsity Soccer and Baseball, performed in numerous theatrical productions, was a resident assistant, and was a member of Alpha Phi Omega. After graduation I spent three years working as a Admissions Counselor at Elizabethtown College. At Shippensburg, I was a Graduate Resident Director and completed my counseling practicum at The Scotland School for Veterans Children in Chambersburg, PA.
I am married (24 years), have two great kids (Emily and Matt) and a lovely wife, Maria. I enjoy playing multiple sports. I have been actively involved as a member of the USA Indoor Field Hockey Team and played in international tournaments in the USA, Canada, Germany, and Austria.I currently coach Varsity Field Hockey at Perkiomen Valley HS, Varsity Winter Track at UMAHS, and 8th grade girls lacrosse at UMMS.