Ted graduated from the University of Florida with a B.S. in Biology and has fifteen years of teaching experience at the middle and high school level. He is also halfway through attaining his Masters degree in Theology from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. His favorite subjects to teach have always been science and Bible. Ted is also an ordained minister and has served as a secondary school chaplain, youth pastor, missions pastor, and pastor to college students in Florida. His great passion is teaching Biblical worldview and mentoring students. He and his wife, Ashley, have 2 children, Jackson and Macie. They are are all native Floridians who are new to West Virginia. They felt God calling them to join the Bible Center team and to make the long journey north. Ted loves the natural beauty of the mountains and enjoys exploring this “wild and wonderful” state.