has been a part of the ALA team since August of 2005.
Rod came to ALA as the principal after serving for 19 years as a teacher, coach and administrator in the public school system.
Rod was raised on a cattle ranch in central Utah and completed his bachelor's degree from Southern Utah University.
then taught math for 19 years, 18 of which were in Kanab Utah.
He was an assistant football coach for 10 of those years and a head football coach for 8 years, was an assistant basketball coach also for 10 of those years and athletic administrator for 6 years.
wife, Kim, have lived in Kanab Utah for the past 22 years where they have enjoyed raising four wonderful children that range in age from 24 to 16.
family and his
faith are two of his
greatest passions in life.
During his time teaching at Kanab High School, Rod earned his master degree in education with an administration endorsement.
This opened the door for him to go full time into administration at Abundant Life Academy
od now enjoys an opportunity to affect young people as never before.
also enjoys all sports but is most passionate about golf.
position at ALA very much.