Jeff joined Deerfield Academy in 2018 as a science teacher. He has taught biology, chemistry and physics as well as a variety of interdisciplinary courses at Allegheny College in Pennsylvania, Episcopal High School in Virginia, St. Paul’s School in New Hampshire, and the Catlin Gabel School in Oregon. A two-time recipient of the U.S. Presidential Scholars Program’s Teacher Recognition Award, Jeff sees himself primarily as a coach in the classroom to motivate students to challenge themselves. Jeff is currently teaching Advanced Placement Chemistry and Chemistry 1A. Jeff and his wife Lesley live in Child’s House.