Jordan serves as the Academic Coordinator for the UI REACH Program, working with a dedicated team of staff and amazing group of students. At UI REACH, Jordan provides leadership to the educational staff and operations of the program, and builds partnerships within the college and across campus to advocate for students and the program. Jordan is a double UI alum, with an MA from the College of Education in Teaching and Learning. After teaching high school for several years in Kansas City, Jordan returned to the College of Education to work with the UI REACH program and an adjunct lecturer for the college. Jordan believes in building relationships with colleagues and campus partners to find common-sense solutions that benefit all Hawkeyes. Jordan spends the other 240 hours of the week at his full-time job of parenting four kids with his wife, Holly, who is also a graduate of the College of Education!