Ashtyn Kauntiz

​Extended Day

Kara Whitney
Scholarship Specialist

B.S. Florida Southern College, Education

Kim Pugh

B.S. University of West Florida, Accounting

Kyle Whitfield
Fourth Grade Teacher  

B.A. University of West Florida, Communications 

Mitch Lambeth

Middle School Science

​B.S. University of West Florida, Cultural Anthropology

Tori Ward
Second Grade Teacher

B.S.  Pensacola Christian College, Elementary Education

Nancy Lay

Kindergarten Teacher

B.S. Troy State University, Physical Education

​Certifications in Reading and English

Mark Alexander
Physical Education K4-5th

B.S. University of West Alabama, Physical Education

Carley Heindel

Kindergarten Teacher

M.A. in Curriculum and Instruction and B.A. in Piano Performance

Kace Browning
Assistant Administrator Lower School 

B.S. University of South Alabama

Early Childhood and Elementary Education

Jeffrey Bond


Shane Tucker
Middle School Math

B.A. University of West Florida, Communication

M.Div. South West Baptist Theological Seminary

Melanie Perritt
Marketing and Development Director

Assistant Administrator Upper  School

M.S. University of West Florida​, Educational Leadership K-12

Matt Brennan

Extended Day 

Shelley Holzworth
Third Grade Teacher

M.S. George Mason University

Libbie Eddins

Office Manager

B.S. Family and Consumer Science

University of Montevallo

Candace Nall

First Grade Teacher
B.S. University of West Florida, Business Administration

Emily Stimer
Fifth Grade Teacher

B.S. Pensacola Christian College, Early Childhood Education

Tracy Caraway

Teacher's Assistant 

Rachel Floyd

Pre-Kindergarten Teacher

B.A. Campbellsville University, Music Education

Frency Moore

Kindergarten Teacher

B.S. University of West Florida, Resort Management

H. Frank Lay

M.S. University of Georgia, Therapeutic Recreation

M.S. University of West Florida,  Administrative Supervision

Christine Damery
 Third Grade Teacher

B.S. Pensacola Christian College, Elementary Education

Brianna Jones
K4-12th Music Teacher

Director of Chorus/Drama/Sound Engineering

B.A. Dayspring Bible College, Voice and Music Education

Savannah Rucker

Pre-Kindergarten Teacher

​B.A. University of West Florida, English

Linda Ruffner

Extended Day 

Marissa Bohner

Kindergarten Teacher

B.A.  University of West Florida

Interdisciplinary Teaching & Learning

Extended Day Staff


Karen Barnes

​6th Grade Teacher

Latin 6th Grade; Spanish 7th-8th Grades

B.S. Agriculture, University of Arkansas Monticello

Nan Nevels

First Grade Teacher

B.S. Mary-Hardin Baylor University, General Education

​Certifications in Special Education & Elementary Education

Traci Peaden

Teacher's Assistant 

Certified NHA Clinical Medical Assistant

Tracy Shehan

Accreditation and Certification Specialist

B.A. University of West Florida

Educational Studies Special Education

Mary Yepez
Second Grade Teacher

B.S. Ashford University, Education

Faculty and Staff

Josh Presnell
Physical Education 6th-12th

B.S. University of West Florida, Health Education​

Alonna Hitchcock
7th-8th Grade Language Arts/Omnibus Teacher

B.A. University of West Florida, English