Tate is a recent graduate from Missouri State University. He graduated with a degree in Middle School Education with an emphasis in Mathematics. Tate developed a heart for teaching in middle school through his experiences in The Boyscouts and mentorship programs throughout his highschool and college career. Tate deeply loves math, and considers math a field to be explored alongside his students. In his free time, Tate loves to spend time with his wife and friends, as well as exploring, hiking, cooking, hunting, and fishing.