GouldSPOTLIGHT: Dave Bean
Name: Dave Bean
High School: Jamesville-Dewitt
College/Grad School: University of Vermont/University of Utah
Proudest Achievement: I’m the father of Zoe ’17, Lilo ’19, and Utah ’21 and the husband of Brooke Libby.
Last book I read: The Autobiography of Gucci Mane
My soundtrack is: Everything, surprising stuff from all genres and times.
Movie I would recommend: I don’t make recommendations. Think for yourself.
Favorite food: All things vegan and everything my wife cooks
One word that describes me: …
Best advice I ever received: Listen
The forests, mountains, and rivers of Western Maine are a sacred place. Our classroom is as big as all that.
What’s the last thing you crossed off your bucket list?
Buddhism asks that you live in this moment.
What are your interests/hobbies?
Writing, reading, hiking, skiing, biking, skateboarding, traveling, building, and helping others, most particularly directing the Bethel Food Pantry
What animal do you most identify with?
Mountain Lions run up to fifty miles a night and are shy.