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Chad Hemmelgarn

High School English Teacher

Chad Hemmelgarn is a driven, constantly evolving 20-year professional educator who thrives on relationship building and connection with students and colleagues in Bexley, a suburb of Columbus, Ohio. He's also a grade-nine advisor who spearheaded a character-education unit, a high school staff technology advisor who problem solves in action, a PBIS committee member, a former SAT site supervisor, an English Resource Center director who designed data-based personalized intervention activities across all high school grade levels. Chad is also an educational podcast guest concerning experiential education, a national AP conference presenter, and a textbook author for McGraw Hill Education.

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