John Vick was born and raised in Culpeper, Virginia, where he has lived throughout the majority of his life. John teaches U.S History, Civics, and Geography. One of the core tenets of his teaching philosophy is to teach each student as an individual and see them excel in their critical thinking skills. John emphasizes these tenets so students are challenged and enjoys what they bring to the classroom discussion. He enjoys spending time with his family including his four brothers, reading, and hiking.