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 one crazy Australian Shepherd-mix named Greco. When not at school you can find Doug playing baseball, cheering on the CU Buffs, reading about superheroes, in a round of golf, drawing, working out, or longboard skateboarding. One fun thing you might not know about Doug is that he has a huge PEZ collection with his favorite being a vintage Batman.
Birthday: February 21
Favorite color: orange
Favorite food: chicken fingers with tons of sauces
Advice to students: Be yourself no matter what they say.