Anthony Nittle teaches 10th and 11th grade English at the Academic Leadership Community, located in downtown Los Angeles. He also volunteers with Students Run LA and School of Rock. An Arizona native, Nittle now lives in Los Angeles with his wife and dog. His favorite book is A Desert Solitaire, by Edward Abbey. He is a graduate of the University of Arizona with a BA in American Literature and Creative Writing. He holds a Masters in Educational Administration from Cal State Dominguez Hills.