University: Concordia University - Seward, Nebraska
Degrees: Master of Education/Administration
Al has a variety of teaching experience that includes Kindergarten through Seniors in high school spanning three states and six Lutheran elementary and secondary schools. Most of his career has centered around 7th and 8th graders. He has coached a variety of sports at the Elementary and Secondary levels which include flag football, volleyball, basketball, baseball, softball and track. He also has served as a Dean of Students, Assistant Principal, Athletic Director, Concordia’s Principal and Concordia and Mount Rainier’s Superintendent. Al and his wife Stephanie enjoy camping with their three daughters, two son-in-laws and four granddaughters. They both also enjoy traveling. He is an involved member at Our Savior Lutheran Church in Tacoma, actively participating in the music ministry as an audio tech for Sunday morning worship services.