My name is Paul McKenzie, Language Arts teacher, at Ramey-Estep High School. I am from eastern Kentucky, grew up in Flatwoods, KY, and have been living in the Ashland area off an on my entire life. I graduated from Russell High School, in Russell, KY in 1982. After high school I joined the United States Air Force, was stationed at the Pentagon, and participated in Operation Desert Storm. I attended several community colleges while in the Air Force, and completed my Bachelor's Degree in English Literature from Shawnee State University in Portsmouth, OH. I completed a Master's Degree in Education at Marshall University. My most recent degree is Education Specialist from The University of the Cumberands. I have taught in the Boyd County School system for the past 19 years at the middle school and Ramey-Estep High School.
I am happily married to Teresa McKenzie and have two great kids, Maya and Connor.