Phone: 719 328-5762
Degrees and Certifications:
BS Forestry and Natural Resources Management Colorado State University
Mr. Block is a native Coloradoan and a product of District 11. He attended Keller Elementary, Mann Jr. High, and Doherty High. He earned his Bachelors of Science from the College of Forestry and Natural Resources at Colorado State University. He spent the first half of his working career pursuing his interests in environmental education, wilderness guiding, governmental service and entrepreneurial endeavors. He rededicated himself to public service after retraining at Fort Lewis College and obtaining his Colorado Teaching License. After finding employment with District 11 he worked his way back to the neighborhood schools that inspired and prepared him for his future. When we asked him what his greatest blessing was he unhesitatingly answered that it was his 30 plus year relationship with Heidi Martinez, more commonly addressed these days as Mrs. Block.