A graduate of Geary High School in Geary, Oklahoma. Earned a BA in Education and a Masters degree in History. Had a varied career in education, business, high tech and computer manufacturing, and service with the U.S. Army in Vietnam. The father of two sons. Recently retired from one of the largest school districts in Colorado, now living with my wife Helen in Colorado Springs. This book is my second to be published online. The first book was titled "My Vietnam Year: May 1968 - May 1969" and was completed in 2008.