Ed was born in Phoenix and is the baby of a family of six – four boys and two girls.  Ed studied Early Childhood Development in college; which comes in handy when teaching his students.  Ed taught swim lessons in Australia from 2002-2003. Ed was the recipient of the USSSA Outstanding Teacher award in 2004.

His teaching philosophy is to find and expect the best out of each student while encouraging individuality.  He enjoys volleyball, building anything, and hanging out with his wife Christine and his little princess, Ruby.