Kirk Dahlberg was born and raised in Pennsylvania. He graduated from Rider University in 1996 receiving a Bachelors of Arts in Education and History and a later a Masters in International Education from Framingham State in 2007. Before coming to Bolivia he taught for eight years in the Baltimore City Public School System. Joining the SCCS family in 2005, he has taught Middle School Social Studies and 9th grade world history. Mr. Dahlberg is married and has two children.