Ross was born and raised in the Festus area where he attended school in the Jefferson R-7 district before graduating from Crystal City High School. Ross played college baseball at Jefferson College where he is a member of the Jefferson College Sports Hall of Fame. Ross then played professionally for the Detroit Tigers before graduating from the University of Missouri-St. Louis with a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics. Ross worked in the financial services industry prior to embarking on a fourteen year career in education where he spent time as a Para-Professional, Teacher, Coach, Activities Director, Assistant Principal and Principal. Ross has always had a passion for helping others and is excited to join our Resource One team as a Control Option Strategist.
Ross resides in Festus, Missouri with his wife of 15 years, Jenny, and daughters, Avery and Caroline. During his free time, Ross enjoys playing golf, fishing, and being Dad.