Tim earned his undergraduate degree at The Ohio State University, USA and is in his fifth year of teaching at SBS Chiang Mai. He taught middle school English and reading in the USA before moving to teach internationally for the past 8 years in South Korea and Thailand. Tim is an avid outdoorsman and enjoys fishing, camping, rock climbing, and anything involving activities on the beach or in the sea. He is also an ardent mixed martial arts fan who appreciates both local and international competitions. Most of all, Tim enjoys any activities that he gets to participate in with his wife and two young children. Tim is passionate about the art and science of teaching and learning. He is currently in the process of completing his master’s degree in education, focusing on language teaching –English.