Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelor's Degree, Auburn University, Physics and Mathematics Master's of Divinity, Southern Baptist

Mark Maddox, Science Instructor

Mr. Maddox is a north Alabama native who has been in education for over 20 years. As a high school teacher, he has taught pre-AP Physics, AP Physics C Mechanics, AP Physics C Electricity and Magnetism, as well as many other Math, Chemistry, Biology, Engineering, and Computer Science courses.  He is a two-time top-ten finalist for national teacher of the year and is founder of the Sparkman Engineering Academy.  

After studying Chemical Engineering for three years at Auburn University, Mr. Maddox earned a bachelor’s degree in Physics and Mathematics and has finished extensive graduate level work in these subjects.  He has also completed a Master of Divinity degree from the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary and has accumulated hours of Doctoral work from the same institution.

Mr. Maddox has experience writing Physics and Engineering curriculum as well as consulting for the Alliance for Physics Excellence, Alabama Department of Education, and A-plus College Ready.  He has most recently served as Physics Specialist for the University of Alabama in Huntsville.  

He is married to Dr. Kecia D. Maddox Au.D. and has two sons who are both pursuing degrees at the University of Alabama in Huntsville.