This is Mr. DeSimone's 35th year teaching in Loudoun County. He also enjoyed coaching wrestling at the high school level for 6 years. He received his bachelor's degree in Business Administration with a minor in psychology from Mankato State University. His teaching certificate in Health and Physical Education is from SUNY at Cortland. He also earned a Master's in Exercise, Fitness, and Health promotion from George Mason University. He is certified as a fitness specialist from the Amercan College of Sports Medicine and has 12 years experience as a personal trainer.