Board of Trustees

Trinity Christian School is governed by an independent, self-perpetuating Board of Trustees. Trinity has been blessed throughout its history with trustees who are well-qualified both professionally and spiritually to provide leadership as the school has grown.

Shannon Allen, Chair

TCS Parent




Since the Allen family arrived at Trinity in 2015, Shannon has been an active volunteer at the school, a committed member of the Moms-in-Prayer ministry, and an avid TCS sports fan. She is also a regular volunteer and member of the Board of Directors at the Lamb Center, a daytime counseling center for the poor and homeless in Fairfax. She and her husband Marc are raising four TCS children in Fairfax, VA, after calling Beijing, China, and Seattle, WA home as well. Shannon and her family worship at Alexandria Presbyterian Church.


William Moss, Vice-Chair

Vice President and Controller
General Dynamics Corporation



Mr. Moss is Vice President and Controller for General Dynamics Corporation. He teaches Sunday school at Expectation Church and has four Trinity graduates.


Kyu Jung, Treasurer

Procon Consulting LLC



Kyu Jung and his wife Jennifer, along with their three children, live in Vienna, Virginia. They attend McLean Bible Church. They are pleased to enroll all three children at Trinity Christian School. Kyu is President of Procon Consulting LLC and Vice President of MK Development LLC.


Kim Colby, Esq., Secretary

Center for Law and Religious Freedom



A graduate of Harvard Law School, Mrs. Colby is Director of the Christian Legal Society’s Center for Law and Religious Freedom. She has represented religious student groups in two cases heard by the United States Supreme Court and has testified at hearings regarding religious liberty before the United States House Judiciary Committee’s Subcommittee on the Constitution and Civil Justice and the United States Commission on Civil Rights. Mrs. Colby graduated from the University of Illinois with a B.A. in American History. She and her husband are the parents of two adult sons who attended Trinity.


Alvin Chun

Counterpointe Solutions Inc.



Alvin and his wife, Christine, have six children - two Trinity graduates and four currently enrolled.  Rev. Chun is the Senior Pastor of NewSong Church in Vienna, Virginia which he planted in 2001. He is also President and owner of Counterpointe Solutions Inc., which he founded in 2005. Mr. Chun serves on numerous NGO and ministry advisory boards as well as partnering in a variety of businesses.  


Steven Chung

Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP


Mr. Chung is a Partner at Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP and is a member of the firm’s Executive Committee and co-head of the firm’s Corporate and Finance Group.  He attends Open Door Presbyterian Church with his wife, Michelle.  He has two children attending Trinity and one Trinity graduate. He has previously served on the Board of Trustees as Chairman and Vice-Chairman.


Christy Coy

TCS Parent




Mrs. Coy has been an involved parent at TCS for the past fifteen years. She has five children, two of whom currently attend TCS in 6th and 12th grade.  Her oldest son David (2012 TCS graduate) is married and lives in Dallas, Texas. Her daughter, Carissa (2015 TCS graduate) graduated in May from VCUarts with a degree in Craft Material Studies and will be studying under a master glass artist in the Czech Republic.  Her daughter, Caleigh (2018 graduate) is studying Education at Liberty University.  She and her family have been active members of McLean Bible Church for the past 26 years serving in various ministries.  Currently, Christy is a small group leader for 6th grade girls.


Daniel Gilchrist

Chief Financial Officer
AMI Expeditionary Healthcare



Mr. Gilchrist and his wife, Blair, have been Trinity parents since 2003. They have two sons, both TCS Graduates. The Gilchrists are long-time members at McLean Presbyterian Church. Mr. Gilchrist is a consultant with Red Rock Business Advisors where he provides financial and accounting expertise to various clients and is the acting Chief Financial Officer for multiple companies in the Washington, D.C. area.


Gret Glyer

Trinity Christian School Alumus '08

Gret Glyer is the founder of DonorSee and has raised over $2 million for the world's poorest. From 2013 to 2016, Glyer lived in Malawi, Africa where he built more than 150 houses for the homeless and crowdfunded a fully sustainable girls’ high school. Glyer has been featured in USA Today, National Review, HuffPo, Acton Institute, and is a TEDx Speaker. He is the author of If The Poor Were Next Door and lives with his wife and daughter in Springfield, VA.


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Alan Lee

PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP



Mr. Lee and his wife, Beth, have a senior in Trinity's Upper School, and four Trinity graduates. The Lees are members of The Kings Chapel in Clifton, Virginia. Alan is a partner at PwC and serves on the Board of Trustees for John Brown University.

David Meeker

Senior Analyst



David and his wife, Stephanie, have one child in Trinity's Lower School, four in Upper School, and a 2016 graduate. The Meekers have been a Trinity family since 2011, and they attend Park Valley Church in Haymarket. David is a Principal Analyst with SAIC and volunteers as a Technical Director with Pied Piper Children's Theatre in Manassas.


Aaron Renenger, Esq.

Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy LLP



Mr. Renenger is a partner in the Washington, D.C. office of Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy and a member of the firm’s Litigation & Arbitration Group. He attends Alexandria Presbyterian Church with his wife, Christina. Aaron and Christina have three children who attend Trinity.


Amy Turner

Mid-Atlantic Chief Operating Officer


Amy has worked in the healthcare field for over 20 years and is currently a market Chief Operating Officer of a health services company.  Amy earned a Master of Business Administration from Virginia Tech and a Bachelor of Arts degree with a concentration in Professional Studies from The University of Hawai’i. Amy currently resides in Burke, Virginia, with her husband of 25 years and two children, Alexandra and Jake. Jake will be attending Trinity Christian School this year and will be in the 7th grade. The Turner Family currently attends Fairfax Community Church, and Amy has served as a Sunday School teacher for over ten years.


David Vanderpoel, PhD

Head of School, CEO
Trinity Christian School



Dr. Vanderpoel holds a BA in History from Wheaton College, an MA in European History from Adelphi University, an MAR in theological studies from Westminster Seminary, and a PhD in the History of Early Modern Europe from New York University. David has been an adjunct faculty member at Adelphi University and Patrick Henry College. Prior to coming to Trinity, Dr. Vanderpoel was employed by PricewaterhouseCoopers as the National Human Resources Leader for insurance services. He also served for 13 years in the pastoral ministry as Senior Pastor of the New Hyde Park Baptist Church on Long Island, New York. He and his wife Cyndi have three sons who are Trinity graduates.

Mark Whitaker, Esq.

DLA Piper LLP (US)


Mr. Whitaker and his wife, Kristen, have five children: three in the Upper School, and two Trinity graduates. The Whitakers have attended McLean Bible Church since relocating to Northern Virginia in 2005. Mr. Whitaker is a corporate and finance partner at DLA Piper LLP (US), where he regularly represents domestic and international professional sports franchises as well as lenders in financings involving sports properties. He has previously served on the Board of Trustees as Chairman, Vice-Chairman, and Treasurer.


Thomas Yates, Esq.

Yates Campbell & Hoeg LLP



Mr. Yates and his wife, Kim, have two children attending Trinity.  Mr. Yates’ family are active members of The Falls Church Anglican where Mr. Yates has held a variety of leadership positions including service on the vestry.  Professionally, he is a partner at Yates Campbell & Hoeg LLP where his law practice concentrates in the area of trusts and estates law.