Degrees and Certifications:
Mr. Mahan graduated from Oklahoma State University with his Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education. His background in the education field is extensive and he has served in many various roles. Mr. Mahan has also completed his work towards a Masters in Educational Leadership from the University of Colorado and has his principal's license.
Soon after graduating, Mr. Mahan moved to California and worked as a teacher there for two years. Mrs. Mahan, Cherry Creek Academy's Assistant Principal, and Mr. Mahan moved to Colorado after they were married and quickly found their professional homes at Cherry Creek Academy. Mr. Mahan currently serves as our 5/6 History and Geography teacher as well as our Athletic Director.
Mr. Mahan's teaching philosophy centers around a strong focus to keep students interested and motivated through utilizing scenarios that students can relate to and find inspiration from.