Shane Ringen is in his second year with Southern Boone Middle School, but is in his 14th year in education. Mr. Ringen has been in Administration for 4 years, taught Business for 9 years, and coached Basketball and Baseball. He came to Southern Boone from Lee's Summit High School and has spent time at Vienna and Mexico. Mr. Ringen earned his BSed from Central Methodist University and his MSed from William Woods University. He became an administrator to further help all students, families, and teachers on a broader scale to ensure our children become positive members of our community.
Mr. Ringen's heroes growing up and still to this day are both his parents. Each always believed in his abilities, nurtured him along his path, and taught him how to be a gentleman. One of Mr. Ringen's favorite quotes is from Colin Powell, "There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure."