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Upper School Faculty Profiles


Carolyn Barry
Upper School Art 
Student Government Sponsor

B.S. Secondary Ed with Proficiency in Art, Tennessee Temple University

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Jessica Box
11th Grade English
Upper School Speech
Upper School Drama
National Beta Club 
Adviser

B.S. Secondary Education in Platform Arts & Bible, Maranatha Bible College

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                                         Becky Cripps
                                           Computer (All School)
                                            Yearbook

                                                                     B.S. Education, University of Tenn at Chattanooga

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                                        Roy Denton
                                        Band Director (All School)
                                        Marching Band Director

                                                                 B.S. Church Music, Biblical Studies
                                                                 M.M. Orchestral Conducting 

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Steve Euler
World Religions

B.A. Greek, Butler University
Th.M. Old Testament
M.F.A. Speech
PhD. Communications, Ohio State University

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                                   Nathan Greve
                                     Physical Education
                                     9th Grade Health and Wellness
                                 
      B.S. Health, Physical Ed. & Bible, Clarks Summit Univ. 
                                                         

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Gavin Gromacki
9th-11th Grade Bible

B.S. Bible, Clarks Summit University
Th.M. Old Testament, Dallas Theological Seminary

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Matt Hall
Spanish I
Spanish II
8th Grade Spanish

B.A. Secondary Education, Marshal University
M.Div., Mid American Baptist Theological Seminary
D.Min., Covington Theological Seminary

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Nathaniel Haston
Assistant Principal-Student Life

US History, J.E. Western Civ., J.E. US History

B.S. Social Studies, Univ. of Tenn-Chattanooga
M.Ed. Classroom Teaching, Lee University


Scott Hicks
Assistant Principal-Curriculum & Accreditation

Chemistry & Environmental Science

B.S. Bible and Teaching Science, Clarks Summit University
M.Ed. Educational Administration, Clarks Summit University

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                                        Frank Lear
                                        Advanced Mathematics
                                        

                                                               B.S. Education, Cleveland State College & Lee Univ.

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Jon Mattheiss
Government & Economics
Global History
 

B.S. Secondary Education, Oklahoma Baptist College


                                        Tommy Morrell
                                        8th Grade Bible
                                        Athletic Director

                                                               B.S. Education, Jacksonville State University

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Tracy Petty
Physical Science
Biology 

B.S. Secondary Education, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
M.Ed. Natural Science, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga

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Sherry Poff
10th Grade English
12th Grade English
AP Literature
J.E. College Writing

B.S. Elementary Education Language Arts, Concord University
M.A. Writing and Rhetoric, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga

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                                      Jessica Pollock
                                      6th Grade Bible, Math, History
                                      

                                                           B.S. Bible and Secondary Ed., Clarks Summit University

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                                       Nathan Rector
                                       Algebra I
                                       Algebra II

                                                             B.S. Mathematics, Mississippi College


                                       Jennifer Rush
                                       7th Grade Bible & Math
                                       Media/Journalism

                                                             B.S. Elementary Education, Univ. of Tenn at Chattanooga

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                                        Denise Ryburn
                                        7th and 8th Grade Science
                                        Myth Busters

                                                               B.S. Secondary Education and Bible

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                                      Beth Smith
                                      6th Grade Bible, English, Science
                                      

                                                           B.S. Elementary Education, Florida Atlantic University


                                       Gary Smith
                                         7th and 8th Grade History
                                         8th Grade Bible

                                                                 B.S. Social Studies, Clearwater Christian College

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                                      Linda Sofield
                                      7th-8th Grade English
                                      Study Skills

                                                            B.S. Education, Tennessee Temple University
                                                            M.Ed. Reading, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga

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Joan Swanson
Senior Project Coordinator
Guidance Counselor

B.A. Psychology in Counseling, Tennessee Temple University

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Sherry Thacker
High School English

B.A. History, University of Tenn. at Chattanooga
M.A. Teaching, Liberty University

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Tiffany Wilkes
Strength and Fitness Teacher
Athletic Trainer

B.S. Health & Exercise Science Sports Medicine, Colorado State University
M.S. Athletic Training, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga

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