Mr. Gambrel is a 1982 graduate of Bell County High School. He began his teaching career during the 1990-91 school year at Burgin Independent School in Mercer County teaching Health/P.E. and coaching boy's basketball. Following a one year stint as special education teacher at Camp Dick Robinson elementary school in Garrard County Mr. Gambrel came home to Bell County as an assistant basketball coach and special education teacher during the 1994-95 school year. Mr. Gambrel is currently in his 21st year in education, 16th in the Bell County School system.