Mr. McChesnie has been an middle and high school social studies teacher at James Irwin for the last eight years. He earned a Bachelor's Degree in Finance from New Mexico State University in 1992. Upon graduating from N.M.S.U., Mr. McChesnie was commissioned as a Second Lieutenant in the U.S. Army where he served for 20 years. After retiring from the Army, Mr. McChesnie attended UCCS where he received his teaching certification. Mr. McChesnie spends his summers travelling the western U.S. on his motorcycle, often going out for weeks at a time.