Mr. Varblow currently serves as a science teacher at the Academies of Loudoun Academy of Engineering and Technology. Previously, he was an Instructional Facilitator of Technology for Rock Ridge High School and also served in a similar capacity for Lowes Island Elementary School. Before that, he taught physics for Loudoun County Public Schools for nine years, including three years as Science Department Chair at Potomac Falls High School.
Mr. Varblow graduated from the University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA) with a Bachelor of Science in Materials Science and Engineering. He then earned a Master of Engineering Management from George Washington University (Washington, DC) and more recently completed a Master of Education, Secondary Science as well as an Administration and Supervision endorsement from George Mason University (Fairfax, VA).
Prior to teaching, Mr. Varblow pursued a successful career as a software/environmental engineer, engineering manager, and information technology director. During that portion of his career, he achieved Microsoft certified solutions developer, database administrator, systems engineer, and trainer certifications. Now, he is fully licensed with the Commonwealth of Virginia to teach technology education, physics, chemistry and mathematics.
Mr. Varblow enjoys biking, hiking, gardening and almost any other outdoor activity. He is an active Virginia Master Naturalist with the Banshee Reeks Nature Preserve Chapter. He has coached many youth soccer teams in Herndon and Loudoun and has officiated VHSL soccer. He has resided in Loudoun County with his wife and three children since 2007.