Current term: 2014-2017
Professional Biography: Don has been an educator for a quarter of a century. He came to work for Cushing Public Schools in August of 1994. He has taught a variety of subjects from Drama, Video and Film, Algebra, Geometry, and Driver’s Education. He has coached softball, baseball, soccer and tennis.
Personal: Don was born in Washington, Pennsylvania. He grew up in both the Commonwealth’s of Pennsylvania and Massachusetts. Finally returning to his birthplace to attend and graduate from high school in 1983. He attended Frostburg State University and graduated in 1987. He attended Oklahoma State University and received his Master’s degree in 1989 and is currently finishing up his Ed.D in Educational Leadership. He is married to the lovely Melissa, who is the Director of Student and Instructional Services for Cushing Public Schools. They have two sons, both in college.
Community Involvement: Don is a member of the Rotary Club of Cushing where he has served as President. He is on the board of the Cushing Secure Haven. He is active in the Cushing Community Theatre.