Mr. Falk grew up in Pennsylvania. He has an undergraduate degree in Sociology, and a Masters in Elementary Education. After college, he joined the Peace Corps, and has worked and lived in West Africa and Southeast Asia. Mr. Falk’s wife is Vietnamese and their first child was born in 2018.
Mr. Falk began teaching in 2002, and joined Gonzales in 2012. He is a strong believer in the importance of a social curriculum, and establishing positive work habits that will empower students throughout their academic careers.
Mr. Falk enjoys sports, bicycling to work most days, playing hockey, and skiing. On breaks from school, he travels to Vietnam, but also enjoys camping and the outdoors in the U.S.