Parents, where are you from?

Kelly: Matt is from Virginia and I grew up in Maine.

What is/are your occupations?

Kelly: Matt is an associate professor in the Department of Teaching and Learning at UM, where he teaches ethics, philosophy of education and elementary social studies methods. Matt also works as a herpetologist at MPG Ranch, a research and conservation property in Florence, MT. I am the general manager at Montana Code School, a software development school.

What hobbies do you enjoy?

Kelly: Reading, playing music, and cribbage.

What things do you enjoy doing together as a family?

Kelly: We love traveling, hiking, camping and cooking together.

What brought you to MIS?

Kelly: Matt and I met at St. John’s College, a great books school. We are huge believers in critical thinking and inquiry-based education, so MIS was a natural fit.