Jeff graduated with a degree in Childhood Education from the State College of New York at Oneonta. His first teaching experience was in the Bronx, NY as a 5th grade teacher. He developed a passion for literacy which led him to pursue his M.S in Teaching Literacy from Mercy College in New York. He then went on to work as a reading specialist in both public and charter schools in Connecticut and Rhode Island. He’s thrilled to join the team at Conservatory Lab where he looks forward to making a positive impact on his students every day. In his free time, he lives and dies with his New York Sports teams and enjoys getting to know the best of what New England has to offer.