Hank started his career as teacher of at-risk youth in metro Portland (Oregon).  Later he served as a middle school principal in the Los Angeles area and as a Human Resources chief for the school districts of Portland, Oregon and Bellingham, Washington. Hank is an avid world traveler, a perpetual learner of Portuguese and Spanish, and a diehard scrabble nerd.  He is passionate about ensuring that every student, every employee, every board member, is well-served by an outstanding servant leader.