Mr. Malone has taught at Rocky Top Middle School since 2014. He graduated from University of Oregon, where he studied in History, Journalism, and Spanish. Then, he earned his master's degree in education at University of Portland. Mr. Malone was born and raised in Portland, Oregon. Outside of school, he enjoys outdoor adventures like hiking, snowboarding, fishing, and camping. He reads and writes often, and loves to travel and explore the world.