TW Webb, MEd

Head of School &
Guidance Counselor

EDUCATION: BS Education, Masters Education

FAMILY: Married to LouAnne, 1 daughter and 2 sons attending FCA

FUN: Time with family

EMPOWERING STUDENTS: I empower students to reach their highest potential by encouraging them that God has a plan to use their talents, abilities, and careers for His ministry – Jeremiah 29:11-13.

Hall Powers

Director of Operations

EDUCATION: BS Engineering Operations

FAMILY: Wife – 3 adult children, 4 awesome grandchildren

FUN: Family beach trips and building projects at Freedom

EMPOWERING STUDENTS: I empower students to reach their highest potential by interacting with them to let them know I care about them.

Natalie Munoz, MEd

High School Principal

EDUCATION: BS Mathematics Education, Med Educational Leadership

FAMILY: Married to Drew

FUN: Spend time with family and friends, travel, shop, and read a good book

EMPOWERING STUDENTS: I empower students to reach their highest potential by striving to be a godly example, positive voice of Truth in their lives, and reading them of their great purpose and future.

Susan Bartlett

Middle School Principal

EDUCATION: BA History, Double Minor Secondary Education and Bible

FAMILY: Husband Michael (Pastor), Daughter Bailey at LU, Brady (11th) and Bella (9th) at FCA

FUN: Playing games with family, visiting the mountains, Jesus and Java

EMPOWERING STUDENTS: I empower students to reach their highest potential by bringing history to life because its “His Story” and God is daily writing each one of their stories!

Pamela Ross, MA

Elementary School Principal,
Technology Integration Specialist

EDUCATION: BS Elementary Education, Concentration in Psychology, MA Instructional Technology

FAMILY: Husband, 1 son, 1 daughter, 1 granddaughter

FUN: Time with family, crafts, relaxing in my hammock

EMPOWERING STUDENTS: I empower students to reach their highest potential by inspiring them to be the individual God designed them to

Jessica Roberson

Preschool & After School Director

Brandon Clifford

Athletic Director

Randy McDonald

International Student
Director

Director of Development

 

EDUCATION: BS Theology

FAMILY: Wife Donna McDonald, daughter-Kristin Brice, son-Joshua McDonald, and 6 grandchildren

FUN: Being with my family, 4-wheeling, fishing

EMPOWERING STUDENTS: Help them to discover and develop the gifts God has given them.

Lisa Smith

Finance Office

Georgia King

Finance Office Assistant

Michelle Pickett

Front Desk Manager

Silvana West

Front Desk

Michael Bartlett

Campus Pastor

J.R. Hopson

Campus Pastor, Coach

Ranier Agustin

Head Strength and Conditioning Coach

Dr. Jeff Burkhart

Campus Pastor, IT Director

Susan Ringled

Discovery Lab Teacher

EDUCATION: BS K-6 Education

FAMILY: Married to Kerry, 4 grown children, 7 grandchildren

FUN: Beach, shoe shopping, watching hummingbirds, playing board games

EMPOWERING STUDENTS: I empower students to reach their highest potential by starting them where they are – not where you would like them to be.

Kathy Maxwell

Discovery Lab Director

EDUCATION: BS K-6, Special Education K-12

FAMILY: 1 Daughter @ NCSU

FUN: Traveling, reading, spending time with family & friends.

EMPOWERING STUDENTS: helping them understand how they learn and encouraging them to reach their potential.
– 1Thessalonians 5:11

Courtney Montgomery

Librarian

EDUCATION: BS Recreational Therapy

FAMILY: Married to Russell, 2 children Molly and Tyler

FUN: Spend time with family

EMPOWERING STUDENTS: I empower students to reach their highest potential by encouraging students to do their best and supporting them along the way cheering on their smallest victories!!!

Wendy Mathias

Music/Drama/Coach

EDUCATION: BA Elementary, Special Education Concentration, Continuing Education in Fine Arts

FAMILY: Married to Dan, 3 boys at FCA

FUN: Spending time with family, painting

EMPOWERING STUDENTS: I empower students to reach their highest potential by helping them see just how special God has created them and helping them find their strength in academics and fine arts.

Brannigan Shuffield

Director of Admissions

FAMILY: Married to Craig, two sons & two daughters.

FUN: Golf, cheering, soccer, and supporting FCA

EMPOWERING STUDENTS: I empower by leaving my door whenever they need someone to talk to and encouraging them to push themselves not only in school but also in life. They are all special and have purposes.  Ephesians 2:10: “God created you to do amazing things”

Silver Buonocore

Front Desk

Sharon Andrews

Before School Care

Becky Olson

After School Care

Preschool Staff

Christine Matney

Pre-School

Alana Bussey

Pre-School

Quintana Coachman

Pre-School

Tamara Hall

Pre-School

Mona Jacobs

Pre-School

Ashley Koenig

Pre-School

Angie Jones

Pre-School

Melody Pittman

Pre-School

Cindy Philips

Pre-School Assistant

Lower School K-5

Heather Bobbey

Kindergarten

Donna McDonald

Kindergarten

Irene Ramirez

Kindergarten Assistant

Carol Joly

Kindergarten Assistant

Amanda Jones

1st Grade

Becky Hopson

1st Grade

Haley Shatley

1st Grade Assistant

Crissie Hughes

2nd Grade

Melissa Davis

2nd Grade

Amy Covington

3rd Grade

Caleb Hankin

3rd Grade

Tonya Bennett

3rd Grade

Lawson Schmidt

3rd Grade

Ann Hughes

5th Grade

Ashley Sebastian

5th Grade

Middle School 6-8

Mary Hinz, MA

MS Grammar/Writing

EDUCATION: BA History, MA Teaching

FAMILY: Married to Dan, mom of four, including one FCA student

FUN: Reading and sewing

EMPOWERING STUDENTS: I empower students to reach their highest potential by giving them the tools to be confident, independent learners.

Louanne Webb

MS Math, History, Bible

EDUCATION: BS Elementary Education

FAMILY: Married to TW, 3 kids attending FCA

FUN: Family time, cooking, shopping

EMPOWERING STUDENTS: I empower students to reach their highest potential by encouraging them to do their best and reminding them that God has a perfect plan for their lives!

Amanda Wright, MA

MS Literature

EDUCATION: BS Criminal Justice, MA Education

FAMILY: Husband Joe and 2 children

FUN: Family activities

EMPOWERING STUDENTS: I empower students to reach their highest potential by making class interactive, fun, and encouraging students to do their best.

Cary Dey

MS Science

EDUCATION: B.S. Biology

FAMILY: Married to Eric, 2 children

FUN: Movies, spending time with my family and going to the beach.

ACTIVITIES: I enjoy teaching Sunday School at Church.

EMPOWERING STUDENTS: I empower students to reach their highest potential through encouragement and that God created them to be amazing and that we all have a special gift.

Amber Barnhill

Spanish/ Bible

Karen Malinowski

MS/HS Discovery Lab

Kenneth Hughes

MS Bible

Upper School 9-12

Shawn Taurnoe

High School Math

EDUCATION: BS Mathematics

FAMILY: Married to Ashley, 3 sons, 1 daughter

FUN: Family and Outdoor activities

EMPOWERING STUDENTS: Sharing experiences, listening, and giving encouragement.

Michael Bautista

High School Sciences

EDUCATION: BS Biology

FAMILY: Cat

FUN: Soccer, travel, hiking, anything outdoors

ACTIVITIES: Varsity Soccer Coach

EMPOWERING STUDENTS: I empower students to reach their highest potential by instilling the wonder and beauty of life, searching ever deeper to grasp more of the sciences.

Shari Finkler, MA, EDD

High School English

EDUCATION: BA English Education, MA English Education, EdD Teacher Leadership, National Board Certified Teacher

FAMILY: Married to Rev. Andrew Finkler, 2 kids at home

FUN: Reading, writing, holy yoga, outdoor activities, family time, travel, cooking

EMPOWERING STUDENTS: I empower students to reach their highest potential by encouraging them to strive for excellence (1 Peter 2:9) in everything they do, always to the glory of God (1 Cor 10:31).

Naomi Hooks, MED

High School English

EDUCATION: BA English, Med Curriculum Design and Instruction

FAMILY: Married, one son

FUN: Cooking, spending time with family and friends, game night

EMPOWERING STUDENTS: I empower students to reach their highest potential by encouraging meaningful use of technology in the classroom, involving students in real issues, and allowing students to determine their own potential.

John Malinowski

High School Math

EDUCATION: BS Biology, BSE Biology Education

FAMILY: Married to Karen for 23 years with three children.

FUN: Visiting and hiking national and state parks, watching movies with the family.

EMPOWERING STUDENTS: I empower students to reach their highest potential by showing that we can see God in his creation and by helping them see that science is fun!

Alyssa Midcalf

High School Math

EDUCATION: BA Math Education

FUN: Enjoy a good cup of coffee and a book, a day at the beach exploring new places.

EMPOWERING STUDENTS: I empower students to reach their highest potential by looking at mistakes as a learning tool to better their understanding of a topic.

Anthony Faison

High School English

EDUCATION: B.A. English, MA Theological Studies, Masters of Divinity

FAMILY: Married to Tiffany, three little princesses

FUN: I enjoy music, playing the piano, drums, and singing. Basketball

EMPOWERING STUDENTS: Pushing them beyond their limitations. I stretch them reminding them that they are fearfully and wonderfully made, and God has not given them fear.

Amelya Keough

Spanish I & II

EDUCATION: BA, Spanish, Sociology

FAMILY: Married to Benjamin.

FUN: Travel, yoga, camping, waterfall chasing.

EMPOWERING STUDENTS: I like to “Speak Life” into my students by reminding them of their strengths and encouraging them in their weaknesses.

Steve Brock

High School Social Studies

Erin Burkhart

High School Science

Stephanie Eastman

High School Social Studies

Dr. Roger Olson

High School Bible