Brad Bales is from Lebanon, Indiana. He earned his BS in Interdisciplinary Mathematics and Statistics with Actuarial Science Option at Purdue University. Brad teaches Honors Pre-Calculus, Honors Statistics, AP Statistics, AP Calculus AB, and AP Calculus BC at the Tilden Campus. He is also a Co-Senior Sponsor and the Math Club Sponsor. He enjoys playing tennis and golf, outdoor activities with his boys (football, baseball, frisbee, nerf guns, etc), going to sporting events, and laughing with his family. Brad’s favorite Bible verse is Hebrews 12:1. His greatest influences were his High School teachers: “Mr. Goodwin, Mr. Zickmund, and Mr. Carmichael taught me to think beyond what we are learning and to not take myself so seriously.”

“I want my students to understand God has made them each unique and has great plans for them. In math, I want them to be able to understand and apply the answers they get from calculators and technology, and ENJOY the process!”