Derry has taught school for the past 29 years. He also worked for the Nebraska Council of Economic Education for two years as a programs director for outstate schools. Derry received a Bachlors' Degree in Business Education from Kearney State College in 1981 and received his Masters' Degree in Economics Education for the University of Nebraska--Lincoln in 1996. His teaching duties at Ord High School include business and economics. In addition to his teaching duties, he also coaches cross country, wrestling, and track.
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