Mr. Adams graduated from the University of Delaware with a BFA in Painting and Sculpture and Indiana University with an MFA in Ceramics and Sculpture. In 2001, Mr. Adams began his teaching career at Indiana University where he taught foundational arts. After returning to Delaware, Adams continued to work with college students in the arts at Delaware State University, Delaware Tech and Wesley College. In 2014, Mr. Adams was the recipient of the Delaware Individual Artist Fellowship and continues to practice his own art. Mr. Adams believes all students can excel in creative activities through practice and has brought this philosophy to his classes at Lake Forest High School.