A native of Wisconsin, George Hanlon comes to Thaden from The Hockaday School, an independent school in Dallas. While at Hockaday, he served as Technology Integration Specialist, Assistant Technology Director, and Interim Technology Director. His classroom experience includes teaching middle and upper school students in subjects such as computer applications, digital media, and journalism. Mr. Hanlon began his career in education as a Dean of Students at a boarding school in Beaver Dam, Wisconsin. He holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Wisconsin Eau Claire. Mr. Hanlon retired from the United States Marine Corps after having spent extensive time on active and reserve duty.