B.S. – (Secondary Education) Montana State University
M.Ed. – (Administration) Montana State University
Byron came to the TTT/STT program in April, 2008 to serve as Recruiter/Advisor for the Spouses to Teachers program. Prior to that time, Byron served in the US Marines from 1983-1986 and the US Army from 1987 to 2004. Byron retired from the Army as a Sergeant First Class in 2004 after serving in a variety of leadership and staff positions. After retirement, Byron worked in the Department of Education/Extension at MSU and taught Social Studies in grades 7-12 at a small rural school in Montana. Byron and his wife Maria reside in Belgrade, and have 2 sons one of which is an MSU student and the other who soon will be.
Byron’s outside interests include reading and officiating football and basketball, in which he is an MOA certified official.