Faculty at a Glance
B.S., Special Education/Elementary Education, minor in Science, Liberty University
Karen Alexander, M.Ed.
Middle School Principal, Logic
B.S. Ed., Middle School Education, Math/Music University of North Dakota
M.Ed., Covenant College
Melissa Alexander, M.A.
B.A., English, Spelman College
M.A., Public Communications, American University
Aaron Allen, M.Div.
B.A., Political Science, UC Riverside
M. Div., Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary
Ashley Allen, M.M.
B.S., Music Education, Nyack College
M.M., Opera Performance, Binghamton University
Kevin Ames, M.S.
B.S., Math Education, Pensacola Christian College
M.S., Educational Leadership, Bob Jones University
Elizabeth Anger, M.Ed.
Lower School Principal
B.A., Education, Lynchburg College, West Virginia Wesleyan University
M.Ed., George Mason University
B.A., History, Patrick Henry College
B.A., English Lit. and Language/Art and Art History, College of William and Mary
B.S., Special Education/Learning Disabilities, James Madison University
B.S., Early Education, N-4, George Mason University
B.S. Education, New Mexico State University
Charles Camlin, Th.M.
B.A., Biblical Studies, Southeastern Baptist Theological College
Th.M., Historical and Systematic Theology, Dallas Theological Seminary
B.S., Psychology, minor in Math and Literature, Virginia Tech
Lydia Christoph, M.A.
B.A., English, Liberty University
M.A., English, Liberty University
Peggy Connor, M.Ed.
B.S., Biology, Grove City College
B.S.N, Nursing, George Mason University
M.Ed. Candidate, Old Dominion University
B.A., Elementary Education, minor in Creative Writing, Eckerd College
Stephanie Darden, M.Ed.
Writing Lab Director
B.A., Elementary Education, University of West Florida
B.A., Exceptional Student Education(K-12), University of West Florida
M.Ed., Elementary Education, Rollins College
Deb Dayhoff, M.A.
Chairman, Visual Arts Dept., Art
B.S., Art Education, Bob Jones University
M.A., Art Education, Corcoran College of Art and Design
B.S., Biology, Florida Southern College
Mike Dewey, M.Ed.
Upper School Principal, Christian Studies
B.A., Philosophy, English, The University at Buffalo
M.Ed., Educational Leadership, University of Cincinnati
M.Div., Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary
Sandra Dewey, M.A.
B.S., Multidisciplinary Studies, Liberty University
M.A., Human Services, Liberty University
M.L.S., Candidate, University of Buffalo
College Advisor, French
B.A., French, Calvin College
B.S., Early Childhood Education, K-8, James Madison University
B.S., Marketing/School of Management, minor in Business Administration, George Mason University
Blair Gilchrist, M.A.
B.A., Print Journalism, Washington & Lee University
M.A., English Literature, University of Alabama
Janet Gilroy, M.Ed.
Chairman, Foreign Language Dept., Latin
B.A., Political Science, minor in Sociology/Psychology, University of Oklahoma
M.Ed., Educational Leadership and Policy Studies, University of Texas Arlington
B.A., Secondary English Education, minor in Music, Cedarville University
Walter Gregg III, M.A.
A.B., Government, Cornell University
M.A., History, Fairleigh Dickinson University
Milt Harding Jr.
Student Advisor, Director of Basketball Programs
B.S. Candidate, Multidisciplinary Studies, Liberty University
B.A., Physical/Health Education, Cedarville University
B.S., Elementary Education, Maranatha Baptist Bible College
B.S., Business, Florida Southern College
A.D.N., Nursing, St. Petersburg College
Acting Chairman, Physical Education, Physical Education
B.S., Television/Radio, Ithaca College
Chairman, English Department, English
B.A., English and Secondary English Education, East Tennessee State University
Josiah Jones, M.Div.
B.A., Biblical and Theological Studies, Gordon College
M.Div., Educational Ministries, Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary
Jonathan Kell, M.Div.
B.S., Biblical Studies, Philadelphia Biblical University
M.Div., Reformed Episcopal Seminary
Interim Athletic Director
Pennsylvania State University
Debbie Koth, M.M.
Chairman, Performing Arts Department, Choral Director
B.M., Vocal Performance, James Madison University
M.M., Vocal Performance, James Madison University
B.S., International Affairs, minor in German, Georgia Tech
B.A., Music, Florida State University
B.A., Elementary Education, American University
Margaret Locke, M.Ed.
B.S., Ornamental Horticulture, Auburn University
M.Ed., Curriculum and Instruction, George Mason University
Rachel Locke, M.S.
B.S., Mathematics Education, Grove City College
M.S., Mathematics, George Mason University
Serge Lubenec, M.S.
A.P. Computer Science
B.A., Philosophy, Wheaton College
M.S., Computer Science, George Mason University
Art , Substitute Coordinator
B.A., Architecture, Virginia Tech
B.S., Business, Skidmore College
Laura McCollum, Ed.D.
Assistant Headmaster for Academic Affairs, History
B.A., History & Political Science, Pepperdine University
M.Ed., Southern Oregon University
Ed.D., Curriculum & Instruction, Seattle Pacific University
Steven McCollum, D.M.A.
Performing Arts Consultant
B.M.Ed., Music Education, Biola University
M.M., Music Education, University of Washington
D.M.A., Choral Conducting, University of Washington
B.A., Elementary Education, minor in Spanish, Flagler College
B.A., Cultural Communication Studies and Spanish, James Madison University
M. Thomas Newman
B.A., Biblical and Theological Studies, Covenant College
B.A., Elementary Education, minor in History, Wheaton College
Parker Normann, Ph.D.
B.S., Marketing, Economics, Lehigh University
M.S., Marketing, Murray State University
Ph.D., Economics, George Mason University
Joe Perrock, Jr., M.A.
R.B.A., Music Education, West Virginia State College
M.A., Music Education, Marshall University Graduate College
Deborah Petzrick, M.Ed.
Lower School Language Arts/Reading Specialist
B.S., Nursing, University of Maryland
M.Ed., Reading, University of Virginia
Paul Petzrick, Jr., M.Ed.
Chairman, Science Department, Science
B.S., U.S. Military Academy
M.S., Systems Management, University of Southern California
M.Ed., Administration, La Salle University
R. Cody Phillips, M.S.
B.A., History, University of Wyoming
M.A., U.S. Diplomatic History, University of Nevada
M.S., Secondary Education, Old Dominion University
B.S., Electrical Engineering, George Washington University
B.S., Mathematics, St. Thomas Aquinas College
Larissa Procter, M.Ed.
B.A., Communication/Special Ed./Early Childhood Ed., George Mason University
M.Ed., Special Education (Early Childhood), George Mason University.
Kathryn Renner, M.A.
Chairman, Math Department, Math
B.S., Math, James Madison University
M.A., Education, University of Virginia
Sharyn Reyes, M.A.T.
Chairman, History Dept., History
B.A., History, Asbury College
M.A.T., Education, North Georgia College and State University
B.A., Integrated Language Arts Education, minor in Bible, Cedarville University
Elizabeth Sadler, M.A.
B.A., English Literature, Millsaps College
M.A., English Literature, George Mason University
Cindy Schaefer, M.Ed.
B.A., Latin American Studies, University of Denver
M.Ed., TESOL, Regent University
B.A., Psychology, Covenant College
Lower School Math Resource/Keyboarding
B.Ed., Elementary Education, University of British Columbia
B.A., Psychology, University of Victoria
Matthew Stewart, M.A.
B.A., History, Geneva College
M.A., American Studies, University of Wyoming
Doug Stump, M.Ed.
Assistant Principal for Middle and Upper School & Dean of Students
B.A., English, Psychology, Carson-Newman College
M.Ed., Education, Marymount University
Julie Swartz, M.S.N.
Science, School Nurse
B.S., Nursing, University of South Alabama
A.D., Nursing, Wallace State Community College
Theater Arts, Drama, Speech
B.A., Classical Liberal Arts, Patrick Henry College
Laura Tyler, M.T.
B.A., Religious Studies, minor in Spanish, University of Virginia
M.T., Elementary Education, University of Virginia
B.S., Special Education, minor in Psychology, James Madison University
Stacy Van Dyk
B.A., History, French, Secondary Education, Calvin College
David Vanderpoel, Ph.D.
Headmaster and CEO, History
B.A., History, Wheaton College
M.A., European History, Adelphi University
M.A.R., Theology and Church History, Westminster Theological Seminary
Ph.D., History: Early Modern Europe, New York University
B.S.A.E., Aerospace Engineering, U.S. Naval Academy
William Vargo, M.S.
B.S., Electrical Engineering, U.S. Naval Academy
M.S., National Security Strategy, National Defense University, National War College
Acting Strings Director
B.S., Education, George Mason University
Jennifer Wenger, M.T.
B.A., Psychology, University of Virginia
M.T., Elementary Education, University of Virginia
Shannon Wise, M.A.
B.A., English/Speech, Point Loma Nazarene University
M.A., Education, Curriculum and Instruction, Chapman College
Monica Abbott, M.A.
Math Teacher Emeritus
B.S., Math, Fuji Women's College
B.S., Sociology, University of Idaho
M.A., Japanese, Fuji Women's College
English Teacher Emeritus
B.A., English, Wagner College
James L. Beavers, M.Div.
B.S., Biology, College of William and Mary
M.A., Science Education, College of William and Mary
M.Div., Global Mission, Trinity School for Ministry
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