“It is not enough to say, 'We must not wage war.' It is necessary to love peace and sacrifice for it.”
-Martin Luther King jr
No matter where we live, we have to Stand up and advocate for peace
Jimmy was born and raised in a rural farming community in Southwest Missouri. After earning a degree in Physics and Mandarin Chinese from Missouri State University, he moved with his young family to Salt Lake City to pursue a Ph.D. in Physics at the University of Utah. While attending the U, Jimmy became interested in education and postponed his graduate studies to pursue a teaching career. He has loved teaching and coaching in both San Juan and Wasatch County. Jimmy, his wife Tahnee, and their children have been residents of Utah for nearly ten years. They have fallen in love with the beauty of Utah and currently reside in Monument Valley.