Meet our faculty

Meet Our Faculty and Staff

Richard C. Abbott

Business Manager

B.S., Randolph-Macon College
M.B.A., Averett University

Lilith P. Andersen

6th Grade Latin, 7th Grade Spanish IA

B.A., University of Zagreb (Croatia)

Kelly W. Antonio

1st Grade

B.S., Mary Washington College
M.S., Old Dominion University

Kaitlin B. Benson

4th Grade Homerom, 4th Grade Literature, Writing, Social Studies and Science, 5th Grade Writer's Workshop, 4th and 5th Grade Writing Lab

B.A., High Point University
M.A., University of Pennsylvania

Robin B. Blake

Middle School Science, 1st - 8th Grade Performance

B.S., Mary Washington College
M.S., Old Dominion University

Sara Condroy

Kindergarten Aide

Elizabeth S. Clark

Early Childhood and Extended Day Director,
e-K 3 & 4, Development Assistant, Development Assistant

B.A., Georgia State University

Kimberly M. Dynia

6th Grade Homeroom, 6th Grade Latin,Writer's Workshop,Geography, 7th Grade U. S. History, 8th Grade Government/Global Relations

B.A., University of Michigan
M.A.T., Christopher Newport University

Judy R. Ebner

8th Grade Spanish 1B, Pre-K 3 & 4 - 5th Grade Spanish

B.A., University of Maryland

Catherine L. Emery

Pre-K 3 & 4 Teacher's Aide, Extended Day

B.A., Randolph-Macon Woman's College

Catherine C. Emry

Development Associate

Rappahannock Community College

James C. Hall

Academic Dean, 8th Grade Writer's Workshop

B.A., Stetson University
M.A., Gardner Webb University
D.Ed., Gardner Webb University

Barbara L. Hays

Pre-K 3 & 4 - 8th Grade Music, 3rd and 4th Grade Recorder, 6th - 8th Grade Tone Chimes

B.A., Emory and Henry College
M.A., Southern Methodist University
M.A., Old Dominion University

Julianne D. Keesee

Head of School, Director of Development

A.B., William and Mary
M.Ed., University of Illinois

Kenzie I. Manetz

2nd Grade Homeroom, 2nd Grade Language Arts and Social Studies, Learning Support Services

B.A., Clemson University
M.Ed., University of Virginia
Ed.S., University of Virginia

Susan R. May

Early Childhood and Lower School Extended Day

B.S., Randolph-Macon Woman's College
M.S., Virginia Tech

Katie A. Parker

5th Grade Homeroom, 5th Grade Literature and Geography,4th and 5th Grade Math Lab, 5th Grade Math, 7th Grade Writer's Workshop

B.S., Longwood University

Alice N. Riviere

6th Grade Math, 8th Grade Algebra

B.A., University of Virginia

Martha R. Rogers

3rd Grade

B.A., Lynchburg College

Hilary G. Scott

Director of Admission

B.A., Lynchburg College

Connie L. Smith

Academy Secretary

Rappahannock Community College

Hillary M. Smith

7th Grade Homeroom, 6th, 7th and 8th Grade Literature, 7th Grade Pre-Algebra

B.A., Virginia Tech

Sonja K. Smith

K-8 Grade Art, Pre-K 3 & 4 - 4th Grade Library Classes

B.A., Mary Baldwin College
M.A.T., Mary Baldwin College

Molly B. Vanderpool


B.A., Fayetteville State University

Ian H. York

Athletic Director, Pre-K 3 & 4 - 8th Grade Physical Education, Middle School Health

B.A., Hampden Sydney College