About Mr. Hoeft:
He grew up in Green Bay, WI where he attended Notre Dame de la Bai Academy. Following high school, he attended Marquette University in Milwaukee, WI, where he studied Economics and Philosophy. After graduation he moved to Chicago and worked various jobs from bike messenger to barista, and even spent a winter as a ski instructor in Colorado. He completed his Master's in Education from UIC in 2010 and got his MS Mathematics endorsement through the University of Chicago's SESEME Program.