Teaches 7th grade English at Atmosphere Academy. He has spent the entirety of his career teaching middle school. He started his career in the Levittown School District where he taught for 10 years and for five of those years was the acting English department chairperson. He has spent over five years working at charter schools, his most recent in Queens. He attended Hofstra University where he received his bachelor's degree in English and his Master's degree in secondary education.