Clint Oaster grew up in Richmond, Virginia, earning his bachelor's degree in history from Virginia Commonwealth University then moving to Chicago to start teaching with The New Teacher Project. He later moved to Greensboro, North Carolina and earned his master's degree in special education from NC A&T and a post master's certificate in urban leadership from UNCG. Clint has taught 6-8th grades and this is his sixth year teaching. Clint moved to Denver in the summer of 2017 with his wife and two dogs. In his spare time, Clint loves watching sports and riding his bicycle.