Mr. Wetherington grew up in Valdosta and graduated from Lowndes High School. He graduated from Valdosta State University in 1991 with a Bachelor's in Psychology and in 1995 with a Master’s in both Special Education and Educational Leadership. After teaching at Westside Alternative School for thirteen years, he transferred to Hahira Middle School where he teaches science and social studies. He is married to Paula and loves college football. His favorite Saturdays are spent cheering on the Georgia Bulldogs.