Tim has spent much of his adult life in classrooms, serving as a teacher, coach, tutor, and mentor for almost a decade in the greater Washington, D.C. area. During breaks in the school year, he has also served as an expedition leader for cultural exploration trips in Ecuador, Costa Rica, Peru, and Fiji. Tim holds a B.A. in English Language & Literature and an M.A. in Secondary Education Curriculum and Instruction. Tim’s favorite childhood book is Where the Wild Things Are – let the wild rumpus start!