Chris Cate graduated from the University of New Hampshire with a B.A. in Sociology and received an M.A. in Counseling Psychology from Goddard College. He has experiences working in residential programs for youth, mental health facilities, group homes, public schools, and rehabilitating individuals from the department of corrections. He has also been a licensed foster parent, soccer and lacrosse coach, and scrap metal and recycling manager. Interests are skiing, swimming, rafting, being outdoors, helping students reach their goals and dreams, and hanging out with his family Gretchen, Ronan, and Mairin.
Undergraduate College:University of New Hampshire, Sociology
Graduate School:Goddard College, Counseling Psychology
Years teaching @ WUHSMS:10
Total years teaching:20
If you were alone for one month and could only bring one book, one movie, and one piece of music, what would you bring?
The Matrix; The Three Musketeers, Alexandre Dumas Pink Floyd, The Wall
If you could invite any three people, from any place or time, to dinner, whom would you invite?
Plato-To be able to converse with a true philosopher Captain Augustus McCrae, Texas Ranger- (from Lonesome Dove) I would love to hear in person the stories of the developing West. Dave Mathews- He seems like a pretty cool kind of person. I'd like to see if my ideal fits who he really is.
What's the best thing you do that almost no one knows ab out?
I am an excellent dart player.
What makes WUHSMS a special place?
The ability to make great connections with students and be a part of their first steps into adulthood.