Mr. Alford, was born in Alabama many years ago. He attended Auburn University and graduated from Samford University. He received his Master's Degree in 1985. This is the beginning of his twenty-second year of teaching in the Corona-Norco School District. Twenty-one of those years were in sixth grade. Mr. Alford was the first sixth grade teacher to teach at Woodrow Wilson Elementary School in 2000-2001.