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Subjects Taught
Art Exploration, Calligraphy, Clay Arts, Drawing and Painting, Psychology


CITY UNIVERSITY, Seattle, Washington

        Masters in Ed. Degree, Sep. 1995


         Bachelor of Arts, History, May, 1989

         4 year Letterwinner - Baseball

         Iowa 8-12 Provisional Teaching Certification, Sept. 1989

·         Washington Teacher Certification, September, 1989

·         Initial Teacher Certification, September 1997

·         Oregon Teacher Certification, September 1998

·         Iowa Master Educator License, March 2007


Seaside High School, Seaside, Oregon: 1998-Present

H.S. Art Dept. (2013 to Present) Draw/Paint. –Clay Arts – Art Exploration - Sculpting - Calligraphy

H.S. Social Studies Dept. (10th grade U.S. History, 9th grade Civics, H.S. Sociology/ Psychology, H.S. Law, H.S. Leadership)

·         OHSIRL Model United Nations Program Advisor

State Executive Board Member, 2003-2006

·         Mock Trial Coach, 2000-2003

·         Head Varsity Baseball Coach, 1998-Present

4 League Championships

8 OSAA State Playoff appearances (3 Qtr.-Finals, 1 Semi-Final)

O.J.B.A. State Champions, 2002

Coach, 4A North/South All-Star Series, June 2006

Coach, C.B.W. Team, Summer 2006-present (college wood-bat)

·         Assistant Varsity Football Coach, 1998-Present

4 OSAA State Playoff Appearances

·         Assistant Varsity/ J.V. Basketball Coach, 1998-2003


 Waterville High School, Waterville, Washington: 1992-1998

·         H.S. Social Studies Dept. (12th grade Current World Problems, 11th grade U.S. History, 9th grade World History, H.S. Sociology/ Psychology, H.S. Civics)

·         Head Varsity Baseball Coach, 1992- 1998

6 WIAA District Tournament Appearances -1 Sub-State Appearance

·         Assistant Varsity Football Coach, 1992- 1996

2 WIAA State Playoff Appearances

·         Head Varsity Football Coach, 1996-1998

2 WIAA State Playoff Appearances


Prescott Jr./ Sr. High School,  Prescott, Washington; 1989-1992

·         H.S. Social Studies Dept. (Current World Problems,U.S. History, European History, Washington State History)

·         H.S. Art Dept., (7-12 Art Classes)

·         Head Varsity Baseball Coach, 1989-1992

·         Assistant Varsity Basketball Coach, 1989-1992


Joel, his wonderful wife Deborah and daughter Madison live in Gearhart, Oregon.  Deborah works for Seaside Vacation Homes and, in September of 2014, Maddy will start her new adventures from Seattle Pacific University.