Phone: (941) 575-5440


Degrees and Certifications:

Mr. Lathers

Teacher Bio: I was born and raised in upstate New York, resided in Vermont for a couple years and lived in Denver for 22 years prior to moving to Punta Gorda in 2014. I am married to the love of my life for 38 years and we have three lovely daughters and two awesome grandaughters, 

My past life includes 32+ years in corporate operations management from director of operations to vice president for small and large food companies. This is my 13th year teaching that includes Denver, Lee County, FL East Elementary and Sallie Jones.

Mission Statement: My mission statement as a teacher is motivate, inspire, support and encourage students by providing a safe, secure, and nurturing environment to educate them socially, emotionally, and cognitively, so they will want to continue to be life-long learners.