Position: 5th Grade Teacher , Webmaster
Despite spending most of his upbringing in Chicago, Illinois, Doug was born in Queens, New York...making him a HUGE New York Mets fan. Doug has been at ARE his entire teaching career; since 2005. Doug has a "Mrs. L" in his life, Bailey, who is also a teacher. Together they have a daughter named Piper, a son named Nixon, and a dog named Greco. When not at school you can find Doug staying physically active through by working out and playing sports like baseball and golf, cheering on all-things-CU Buffs, reading a lot of nonfiction, drawing, and biking or skateboarding. One fun thing you might not know about Doug is that he was on the T.V. show Wheel of Fortune and did many Chewbacca impressions for the host, Pat Sajak!
Birthday: February 21
Favorite color: orange
Favorite food: chicken fingers
Advice to students: Be yourself no matter what they say.