Mr. Killam received his undergraduate and Master's Degree from UWF and began teaching in 1989 at then Pensacola Junior College as an adjunct English instructor. In 1995, he began teaching high school full time at Catholic High. In 2000, he started teaching at Gulf Breeze High and has taught every level of high school. In 2004, he became nationally certified. In 2009, he began teaching AP Language and Composition and has recorded pass rates ranging from 75% to 93%. In 2015, he was named Florida Scholastic Press Association’s Teacher of the Year.