Phone: 205-414-3800 ext 7728
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Joe is a lifelong Birmingham native and is entering his 24th year at Mountain Brook High School. He teaches 11th grade US History and says that History is not just "dusty dates and dead people", but a rich series of stories that give an introduction to the practical situations we face in the current times.
During his time at MBHS he has also taught 10th grade US History, Government, and Career Prep B. Joe received an Outstanding Performance Award for teaching excellence during the 2004-05 school year. He has his B.A. in History, B.S. in Education, and M.Ed. in Educational Leadership as an Alum of Birmingham Southern College, UAB, and Montevallo.
Joe is also the Varsity Boys Soccer Coach, as well as an assistant coach for Wrestling. He previously helped with Volleyball for 22 years. He is married to the former Christa Woodard and has three kids; Jason, Loryn, and Ryan.