Adam Hovey earned his Environmental Science degree from Plattsburgh State in 1993. After graduating he worked for an environmental laboratory company cleaning up hazardous waste sites, changing contaminated water, soil, and air into numbers. Then in 2001 he desired a change and enrolled at Buffalo State College to gain his teaching certification and Master’s Degree in Interdisciplinary Environmental Science and Education. He is currently teaching Earth Science and Environmental Science at South Park High School, Buffalo Public School #206. Adam is also the South Park Varsity Baseball coach. Participating actively in the community, Adam is involved with many grant funded programs as well as co teaching an Erie Community College course entitled River Academy.