Mr. Joseph R. Provost, O.P., a Dominican Tertiary of the Order of Preachers, works for BVM Academy in Warners, NY as a Middle School Teacher and USCF Certified Chess Coach. Joseph also serves the diverse student population of Central New York as an Educational Specialist for Aquinas Educational Services.
Joseph received a Bachelor of Science degree in Special Education and Autism Education from Liberty University in 2016, as well as completing the teacher education program requirements and is a nationally licensed teacher, graduating Magna Cum Laude.
Joseph is continuing his education at Liberty University where he is pursuing a Master of Arts in History with a specialization in Early American History. Joseph holds membership in the American Historical Association, the Society for Historical Education, Kappa Delta Pi International Honor Society in Education, the American Academy of Special Education Professionals, and the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development.
Joseph is married to his lovely wife Rebecca, and enjoys many things including fishing, bird-watching, hiking, archery, chess, reading, and spending time with family and friends.