Russell Cohoon – Mathematics
Russell was born at Maxwell Air Force Base in Montgomery Alabama, before his family settled in O'Fallon, Illinois.
After graduating from O'Fallon Township High School in 2002, Russell attended the University of Missouri St. Louis. He graduated in 2007 with a double major in History and Secondary Education, and immediately began working for an alternative program with St. Louis Public Schools.
After 5 years of working in an alternative high school, Russell began work at Compton-Drew ILC Middle School teaching mathematics.
He has also recently completed his Master's Degree in Educational Foundations from Saint Louis University, class of 2016.
This is Russell's first year as a teacher at St. Louis College Prep.
In his free time, Russell enjoys cycling, playing video games, and spending time with his family: Katie Cohoon, his two sons Charlie and Jackson, and their newest addition, Johnathan.