Faculty & Staff

Phone • 706-731-5260

Lower School Fax • 706-261-7786

Middle & Upper School Fax • 706-731-5274


photo Brian Case
Head of School
B.A., Furman University; M.S. Georgia State University
706-731-5260, ext. 2308
photo Sue Ames
Lower School Principal
B.S., University of Missouri; M.Ed., Covenant College
706-731-5260, ext. 2203
photo Craig L. Johnson
Academic Dean and History
B.A., Wheaton College; M.Ed., Augusta University
706-731-5260, ext. 2320
photo Carrie J. Brigham
Director of Admissions
B.S., Presbyterian College
706-731-5260, ext. 2220
photo Jane Brown
Chief Financial Officer
B.S., Williamson Christian College; M.Ed., Hope International University
706-731-5260, ext. 2327
photo Andrew Bryan
Athletic Director
B.A., Union University; M.Ed., Augusta University
706-731-5260, ext. 2311
photo Mike Freace
Upper School Principal
B.S., Houghton College; M.S. Roberts Wesleyan College
706-731-5260, ext. 2320
photo Tracy Lutz
Middle School Principal
B.A., Duke University; M.Ed., Oglethorpe University


photo Larry Albea
photo Sharon Albea
photo Isaiah Burch
photo Brooke Bickley
Payroll & Financial Associate
B.S., University of South Carolina
706-731-5260, ext. 2322
photo Traci Boutwell
Arrowsmith Teacher
B.A., M.A, Augusta University
photo Turner Davis
Admissions Coordinator
B.A., Lagrange College; M.S., Augusta University
706-731-5260, ext. 2250
photo Christal Duggan
Lower School Receptionist and Administrative Assistant to Development
B.A., M.P.A., Augusta University
706-731-5260, ext. 2201
photo Howard Durrell
Facilities and Grounds
photo Lisa Hall
Assistant to the Middle School Principal
706-731-5260, ext. 2346
photo Diana Hamilton
B.A., Bellevue University; M.B.A., Augusta University
706-731-5260, ext. 2310
photo Kelly Hitchcock, R.N, B.S.N (’92)
Lower School Nurse
B.S.N., Samford University
706-731-5260, ext. 2223
photo Dawna Houston
Director of Marketing and Communications
B.S., University of Maine; M.S. Pepperdine University
706-731-5260, ext. 2257
photo Renord James
Facilities and Grounds
photo Kennard Major
photo Dawn McCraith
Administrative Assistant to the Lower School Principal
B.S., Florida International University; M.Ed., Troy University
706-731-5260, ext. 2202
photo Helen Moss
photo Kelly Myers
International Student Host Family Coordinator
B.S., Winthrop University
photo Eric Newbrey
Director of Facilities and Grounds
B.A., Wittenberg University
706-731-5260, ext. 2321
Chelsea Rule Chelsea Rule
Communications Coordinator
B.A., Georgia College & State University
photo Becky Saxon
706-731-5260, ext. 2328
photo Katherine Smith
Assistant to the Upper School Principal
706-731-5260, ext. 2301
photo Cathy Swayne
Executive Assistant to the Head of School
706-731-5260, ext. 2306
photo Maryanna Thornton
GOAL Coordinator
B.A., University of Georgia

Lower School Faculty & Staff

photo Chrissy Almodovar
First-Grade Teacher Assistant
photo Kim Barfield
B.A., University of South Carolina-Aiken; M.A., University of South Carolina
photo Theresa Bone
Fifth Grade
B.S., University of Georgia
photo Sandy Buchanan
First Grade
B.S., Texas State University
photo Michele Chiswell
Third- & Fourth-Grade Teacher Assistant
photo Debbie Corbin
Transitional Kindergarten (TK)
B.S., Charleston Southern University
photo Peggy Dixon
After School Care Director
B.S.W., M.S.W., University of Georgia
706-731-5260, ext. 2212
photo Janice Esposito
B.A., University of Georgia
photo Lanier Goodell
PK4 Teacher Assistant
photo Margaret Gulledge
Kindergarten Teacher Assistant
photo Mary Donnan Heppert
Lower School Art
B.A., James Madison University
photo Susan Kious
Lower School Academic Support
B.A., Tulsa University; M.Ed., National-Louis University
photo Tanya Marshall
Second Grade
B.A., Wofford College; M. Ed., Columbia International University
photo Debra McLarnon
PK3 Teacher Assistant & Summer Programs Coordinator
photo Elizabeth Meeks
Second Grade
B.A., Augusta University; M.A., Lesley University; Ed.S., Cambridge College
photo Janice Moccia
First Grade
B.A., Oral Roberts University
photo Debbie Nye
Fourth Grade
B.S., William Jennings Bryan College
photo Elaine Pearson
Kindergarten Teacher Assistant
photo Destiny Pippin
Prekindergarten 3 (PK3)
B.A., Augusta University
photo Jenni Shaver
Media Center Specialist and Computer Teacher
B.S., Emmanuel College; M.Ed., Walden University
photo Virginia Shelley
Fourth Grade
B.A., Wofford College; M.A., University of South Carolina
photo Missy Smith
Second-Grade Teacher Assistant
photo Ramona Story
Third- & Fourth-Grade Teacher Assistant
photo Leisa Tebbs
Health and Physical Education
B.S., Malone College
706-731-5260, ext. 2213
photo Carlee Van Duzer
B.A., University of Northwestern
photo Caroline Whitcomb (’95)
Prekindergarten 4 (PK4)
B.A., Randolph-Macon College
photo Amy White
Fifth-Grade Teacher Assistant
photo Julie Wiggins
Third Grade
B.A., Agnes Scott College; M.Ed., Georgia State College
photo Courtney Wilckens
Third Grade
B.S., Georgia State University
photo Alison Wright
Fifth Grade
B.S., University of Georgia; M.A., Asbury Theological Seminary

Middle School Faculty

photo Cindy Bramhall (’01)
B.A., Furman University
706-731-5260, ext. 2324
photo Kenneth J. Curry
B.S., East Tennessee State University; M.A., Dallas Theological Seminary
706-731-5260, ext. 2312
photo Evan English (’97)
B.A., University of Georgia; M. Div., Reformed Theological Seminary
photo Jennifer Finch (’92)
History and Academic Coaching
B.A., Augusta University
photo Mike Greiner
B.S., Clarion University
photo Zakeya Goldsberry
B.S. and M.A., Augusta University
photo Elizabeth Hahn
B.A., Point Loma Nazarene University; M.A. and Ed.S., Augusta University
photo Craig Ham
Computer Science and Technology Coordinator
B.S., Oregon State University; M.A., Air Force Institute of Technology
706-731-5260, ext. 2314
photo Brad Joiner (’92)
B.A. & M.Ed., Augusta University; M.A., University of Wales in Lampeter, UK
photo Caki May
B.A. and B.S., University of Georgia
photo Paul Owen
Director of Drama and Forensics Coach
B.A., Brewton Parker College
706-731-5260, ext. 2316
photo Ashley Shaw
Math and Science
B.S. & M.Ed., University of Missouri
photo Amy Shillingsburg
Math and Academic Coaching
B.A., Mississippi State University
photo Mark Tebbs
Assistant Athletic Director and Health & Physical Education
B.S., Malone College
706-731-5260, ext. 2315
photo Candy White
B.A., Kennesaw State University; M.A., VanderCook College of Music
photo Amanda Middlebrooks Williams (’04)
B.A., Shorter College; M.Ed., Augusta University
photo Lisa Wilson
B.A., Westminster Choir College

Upper School Faculty

photo Steve Ackley
Middle School Christian Leadership & Middle/Upper School Physical Education
B.A. and M.A., Liberty University
photo Glenn Bell
B.A., Augusta University; M.A., The University of Charleston and The Citadel
photo Tucker Blackmon
English, Yearbook & Varsity Girl’s Soccer Coach
B.A. and M.A., Lee University
photo Patrick Campbell
B.A., Bethune-Cookman University; M.A, Columbia International University;, and M. Ed., Concordia University
photo Marsha Cantrell
B.S., University of South Carolina
photo Whitney Diehl
B.A., University of Georgia; M.A., University of Virginia
photo Kendra Sue Finch (’94)
Spanish, Educational Technology Innovation Coordinator & Varsity Cheerleading Coach
B.A., Augusta University; M.Ed., Kennesaw State University
photo Regina Franklin
Assistant Upper School Principal and English
B.A., Gordon College
photo Paul Gaffney
International Student Program Coordinator
B.A., Augusta University; M.A., TEFL/ICS
706-731-5260, ext. 2312
photo Kent Hood
B.A., Columbia Bible College; M.Ed., Reformed Theological Seminary
photo Vivian Hornsby
Middle and Upper School Art
B.F.A., Augusta University
photo William Jewett (’04)
B.A., University of Georgia
photo Adam Kraft
B.S., Clemson University; M.S., Purdue University
photo Jordan Lambert
B.A., Augusta University; Mâtrise de Français Langue Étrangère et Seconde, Université Blaise Pascal, France
photo Ryan Lutz (’89)
B.A., Augusta University; M.A., Middlebury College
photo Alex McCallie
Director of College Counseling and Bible Teacher
B.A., Davidson College; M.Div., M.A.MFT, Reformed Theological Seminary
706-731-5260, ext. 2309
photo Sean McLarnon
B.S., Augusta university
photo Mike Merwin
Bible, Modern Thought and AP Environmental Science
B.A., University of West Florida; M.Div., Columbia International University
photo Randall Nichols
Latin and Greek
B.A., University of California at Santa Cruz; M.T.S., Harvard University; M.A. University of Wales Trinity Saint David, United Kingdom
photo Dwight Redick
B.S., Clemson University; M.S., Troy State University
photo Matt Rich
B.A., Cedarville University; M.Ed., Walden University
photo Susan Smith
B.S. and M.S., Southern Methodist University
photo Micah Waldecker
Spanish & Technology Coordinator
B.A., Covenant College
photo Stephanie Waldecker
B.S., Bob Jones University; M.Ed., Bob Jones University