Thomas Gammon (BAE ’74, Elementary Ed.) was recently elected as the First Vice President of the United Teachers of Dade (UTD). Previously, Mr. Gammon was a Law Magnet teacher in the Center of Legal and Public Affairs at Miami Carol City Senior High School.
After graduating from the University of Florida, he received a Juris Doctor from the University of Mississippi, a graduate certificate in Urban Education from FIU, and 60 hours of doctoral coursework at UM. In 1997, Thomas Gammon was selected as the Miami-Dade County Teacher of the Year.
He states, “I am honored to have graduated from the University of Florida’s College of Education. The education and experience I received in my undergraduate program served me well during my 30 years of teaching at the elementary and high school levels here in Miami-Dade County. I am now looking forward to representing the education professionals in Miami-Dade County and being a voice for our worthy profession.”