Jon Konrad Wert:
44 years of age, father of two & husband to Jenny, Jonah, & Kai.
13 years living in Kerrville and the surrounding Hill Country area.
Teacher, Musician, Advocate, Weekend Fisherman & Kayaker, 'tentative' Jogger.
Twenty plus years as an educator, as well as working within the non-profit sector i.e. Boys & Girls Clubs of America, F.L.O.C. (For the Love of Children), Mustard Seed, Volunteers of America, & Big Seed (Kerrville area non-profit).
Education - Bachelors Degree of L.A. with Peace & Justice Studies and a focus of Mediation Conflict Resolution from EMU Harrisonburg, VA.
- Masters of Education Leadership/Focusing on Special Education from Schreiner University Kerrville, TX.
Awards - 2013 Teacher of the Year Award
Curington Elementary, Boerne ISD.
Boards - Big Seed Board of Directors (local area non profit servicing young people in the areas of the arts, music, and videography) www.bigseed.org
General Skills - Mediation and conflict resolution training, skilled in advocacy, grant writing, seasoned department chair, undergraduate course work centered around socio-economic development and political science, trained in active listening, determined in working together, determined in representing the best self to my family.