Mr. Richard Travers

Phone: 256-772-2547

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

Christopher Newport University, Newport News VA --- B.S. in Mathematics, Minor in Secondary Education.

Mr. Richard Travers

EXPERIENCE:

1986-1990 --- U.S. Air Force, Langly AFB, VA --- Avionics Systems Technician

1994 --- Thomas Nelson Community College, Hampton VA --- College Algebra and College Geometry

1994-1995 --- Lafayette High School, Williamsburg VA --- Algebra I, Geometry, Trig-Functions, Algebra II.

1995 - 2000 --- Jefferson Davis Middle School, Newport News VA --- Pre-Algebra, Algebra I, Geometry.  Served as the Math Department Chairman from 1997-2000.

2000 - current --- Bob Jones High School ---   Aglebra 1A, Algebra 1B, Algebraic Connections, Geometry (A, B, and regular), Algebra III with Statistics, Discrete Math, and Algebra with Finance.  I have served as an assistant coach for football, basketball, and soccer.  I currently serve as the Public Address Announcer at home basketball games.

BIO: 

 I am a 1980 graduate of Nederland High School in Nederland, Colorado.  I moved to Crossville, Tennessee in 1982 and attended Roane State Community College in Harriman, Tennessee from 1982 - 1984.  In 1982, I joined the Tennessee Army National Guard and served from November 1982 - January 1986. I enlisted in the U.S. Air Force in January of 1986 and, after training, was stationed at Langley Air Force Base in Hampton, Virginia.  I received an honorable discharge in January of 1990.  I attended Christopher Newport University in Newport News, Virginia, where I graduated in December of 1993 with a B.S. in Mathematics with a minor in Secondary Math Education.

I have been married to my lovely wife, Jill, since December of 1985.  I have two daughters, Rebekah and Rachel.  Rebekah is married and has graduated from UAH with a B.A. in Elementary Education.  She and her husband have a daughter, Natalie, and live in Huntsville.  Rachel is married and has graduated from Auburn University (WAR EAGLE!) with a B.S. degree in Animal Sciences.  She and her husband have a son, Max, and live in Georgia.  We have lived in Madison since June of 2000 and cannot imagine living anywhere else.  GO PATRIOTS!