- Bachelor of Arts University of Tennessee (1990)
- Master of Science University of Tennessee (1993)
This is Mr. Kitchings’ first year at JPII. He has degrees in Physics and Secondary Education from the University of Tennessee and coached gymnastics in Tennessee for eight years. He worked for the Department of Energy in Oak Ridge, Tennessee developing and conducting science outreach programs for K-12 classes. He came to Huntsville in 1993 and worked in Huntsville City Schools teaching Physics, Science, Engineering, Computer Science, and Mathematics. He likes astronomy, history, movies, board games, and incorporating physics and math concepts into home maintenance.