Physical Education Staff

Name: Mr. Stockwell
Teaches at: Fort Plain Jr/Sr High School
Email: donald.stockwell@fortplain.org
Previously taught: Harry Hoag School
Coaching Experience: Varsity Softball, JV Boys Basketball, Girls & Boys Modified, JV and Varsity Soccer
Graduate School: SUNY Cortland – Cortland, NY
Master’s Degree: MS – Physical Education
Undergraduate Schools: SUNY Cortland – Cortland, NY
Bachelor’s Degree: BSE – Physical Education
Herkimer County Community College – Herkimer, NY
Associate’s Degree: AS – Physical Education
High School: Fort Plain Junior / Senior High School
Hometown: Fort Plain, NY
Favorite Physical Activities: Golf, Fishing

Name: Mr. Thibodeau
Teaches at: Fort Plain Jr/Sr High School
Email: phil.thibodeau@fortplain.org
Previously taught: Buffalo City School District
Coaching Experience: Modified Soccer, Modified Baseball, Varsity Basketball
Graduate School: East Stroudsburg University – East Stroudsburg, PA
Master’s Degree: MS – Health / Physical Education
Undergraduate School: SUNY Cortland – Cortland, NY
Bachelor’s Degree: BSE – Physical Education
High School: Fort Plain Junior / Senior High School
Hometown: Fort Plain, NY
Favorite Physical Activities: Anything outdoors!

Name: Mrs. Murphy-Fries
Teaches at: Fort Plain Jr/Sr High School
Email: jennifer.murphyfries@fortplain.org
Previously taught: Boynton Middle & Ithaca High School (2011-2014), Ithaca City School District
Harry Hoag Elementary School (2010-2011), Fort Plain Central Schools
Coaching Experience: Modified Volleyball, JV Soccer, JV Softball
Graduate School: The Sage Colleges – Troy, NY
Master’s Degree: MS – School & Community Health Education, 2010
Undergraduate School: SUNY Cortland – Cortland, NY
Bachelor’s Degree: BSE – Physical Education / Adapted P.E., 2008
High School: Niagara Falls High School, 2004
Hometown: Niagara Falls, NY
Favorite Physical Activities: Running, Soccer, Softball, Zumba

Name: Mr. Russom
Teaches at: Harry Hoag Elementary School
Email: casey.russom@fortplain.org
Previously taught: Fort Plain Junior / Senior High School
Coaching Experience: Modified & Varsity Soccer, Modified & Varsity Basketball, JV Baseball
Graduate School: The Sage Colleges – Troy, NY
Master’s Degree: MS – School Health Education
Undergraduate School: Greensboro College – Greensboro, NC
Bachelor’s Degree: BSE – Physical Education
High School: Northville High School
Hometown: Northville, NY
Favorite Physical Activities: Hiking, Fishing, anything outdoors!

Name: Mrs. McCumber
Teaches at: Harry Hoag Elementary School
Email: katie.mccumber@fortplain.org
Previously taught: Fort Plain Junior / Senior High School
Coaching Experience: Varsity Softball, JV & Modified Volleyball, Basketball
Graduate School: The Sage Colleges – Troy, NY
Master’s Degree: MS – School Health Education
Undergraduate School: SUNY Brockport – Brockport, NY
Bachelor’s Degree: BSE – Physical Education
High School: Gloversville High School
Hometown: Gloversville, NY
Favorite Physical Activities: Softball, Step Aerobics, & Going for walks with her sons Cameron & Jase!