Jeff Nease earned his bachelor’s degree in Adolescent Young Adult Education from the University of Toledo. Jeff and his wife have five children. For the past eight years, Jeff taught high school social studies. As a classroom teacher, he witnessed a decline in students’ abilities to write clearly and concisely. After researching IEW’s Structure and Style methodology, he implemented it in his own classroom and immediately saw improvements in his students’ writing. In 2023 Jeff left his classroom teaching position to work for IEW.