Mystery Teacher #22

The Phoenix has interviewed one secret teacher and we are asking the students of NCHS to attempt to guess this mystery teacher

How tall are you? 67 inches
Where were you born? Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
What college did you graduate from?MidAmerica Nazarene University and Ball State
What do you like to do with your free time? Read, write, work in my yard, motorcycle
What is your favorite place to go to and why? Pisgah Inn on the Blue Ridge Parkway: The view of the forest and mountains makes me happy and peaceful 
What is one interesting fact about you? I was published on Smithsonian.com
What other schools did you teach at before moving to New Castle? only here
What is your favorite part about teaching at NCHS? The people
Do you have any pets? 2 dogs
What three words would you use to describe yourself?happy, blessed, hardworking
The first student to correctly guess the teacher will get a candy bar. Email your guesses to Kelly Gant, Grayson Joslin, or Kenzie Lewis.