Marty Borges has been a teacher in Pagosa since 2003. He received his BA in general education K-8 from Northern Arizona University and his masters in Special Education from Adams state. He spends his summers as a guide in the Grand Canyon and during winter weekends and breaks he teaches skiing at Wolf Creek. He has worked at all public schools in Pagosa Springs and has returned to the Elementary School, where he started. He loves working with our younger student population and receives copious amounts of smiles and motivation from his students daily, which keeps him coming back daily with a smile on his face.