Mr. Blanco began teaching in Northern Colorado in 2005. He is a Colorado State University alumnus and holds a Bachelor’s degree in History and Secondary Education.
Born and raised in Northern Colorado, he enlisted in the Marine Corps after high school and served for four years both stateside and abroad. He and his wife Susan have two children, one of whom is a student at Saint Joseph’s. As both a teacher and a parent, Mr. Blanco respects the academic rigor of the school as well as the supportive community of staff, students and parents. His goal as a teacher is to make education both accessible and exciting for his students.
Mr. Blanco has coached various sports, from high school basketball to coaching young kids in baseball, soccer, and basketball. When not teaching or coaching, Mr. Blanco likes to fly-fish and to tie his own flies. He and his family are members of Our Lady of the Valley parish in Windsor, Colorado.