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Meet Our Faculty and Staff

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Dave Thomas – Principal

Carroll Reed – Senior Advisor

Winnie LameckDean of Students

Morgan CarltonHigh School Counselor 

Gregary DancyMiddle School Counselor

Vickie MangumOffice Manager

Claire Healey – Office Assistant & Website Manager

Tina WatsonOffice Assistant

Jennifer Larsen-NeumannPublic Relations Coordinator

Jeanne Driver – Financial Assistant and HR Coordinator

Lori TryonEC Director

Nina HaynesHigh School Data Manager & Testing Coordinator

Lisa NotiniAttendance, Middle School Data & Testing Coordinator

Michelle BakerAIG Coordinator, Licensure Specialist

Scharmin CliftonFacilities Assistant, Testing Lab Coordinator 

Coach: Cross Country

Maria SmithInformation Technology 

Mike HeaveyDirector of Development


Cynthia BerniakMiddle School EC Teacher

Brythe BlankenshipHigh School Social Studies

Coach: Women’s Basketball

Mitchell Chrismon – EC Teacher

Jean ClarksonEnglish II and IV

Maryellen Cox – Middle School Language Arts

Rick CrossAthletic Director, Health/PE

Coach: Co-Ed Soccer, Men’s Basketball, Co-Ed Ultimate Frisbee

Ron DavenportHealth & PE and CTE

Coach: Varsity Baseball

Eric Davis8th Grade Math

Shawn Dayton7th Grade Science and Spanish

Karolyn EmoreMiddle School Language Arts

Shelley FoleySTEM

Amanda FoxMiddle School Science

Dawn Giasi High School Occupational Course of Study

Gregg Godwin6th Grade Social Studies

Stephen Harris – Occupational Course of Study

Arlie HoneycuttHigh School Theater

Sarah Ingold High School Math

Hannah InmanEnglish I and III

Coach: Cheerleading

Cynthia Keesee – Middle School Language Arts

Ryan KimballHigh School Business

Brenda Kintner Middle School EC Teacher

Stephen KralovichMiddle School Science & Math

Christine Latus High School Spanish & Sociology

Russell McBrideHigh School Social Studies

Dayle McConnellEC Teacher Assistant

Dana McCrystalMiddle School Math

Amy MorganMiddle School Science & Electives

Colby MorinHigh School Biology

Deanna MullinsHigh School Math

Coach: Cheerleading

Noha NasrallahHigh School Math

Spenser NelsonMiddle School Social Studies

Jacob ParsonHigh School Social Studies

Melissa PaschalMiddle School EC Teacher

Ashley PowellMiddle School Health/PE

Sarah Powell8th Grade Health/PE

Dan RalstonOCS Teacher

Christopher Anderson ReedDirector of Music

Stacy RiceEnglish I and Theater

Melissa RygalskiMiddle School Art

Matthew SadlerHigh School Elective Teacher

Laura SimmonsMiddle School STEM

Jeremy ThomasMiddle School Social Studies

Coach: Co-Ed Soccer, Middle School Baseball

Jennifer WalkerPhysical Science, Chemistry, and Physics Teacher

Mike WatkinsHigh School History

Meredith Ryan WestmorelandEarth Science Teacher

Sarah WhitneyHigh School Art

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