Faculty and Staff

Richard C. Abbott
Business Manager
B.S., Randolph-Macon College
M.B.A., Averett University

Nicole L. Allen
1st Grade
B.S., Virginia Commonwealth University
M.A.T., Virginia Commonwealth University

Kelly W. Antonio
Director of Admission
B.S., Mary Washington University
M.S., Old Dominion University

Kaitlin B. Benson
PreK aide, 2nd Grade Science and Social Studies
B.A., High Point University
M.A., University of Pennsylvania

Robin B. Blake
8th Grade Homeroom, Middle School Science, Middle School Performance
B.S., Mary Washington College
M.S., Old Dominion University

David Buttram
5th Grade Math, 7th Grade Literature, 7th Grade Writer’s Workshop
B.S., Virginia Tech
M.Ed., Harvard University

Kelley Calkins
2nd grade
B.A., Meredith College
M.Ed., University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

Elizabeth S. Clark
Director of Early Childhood Programs, Pre-K 3 & 4, Public Relations Coordinator, Alumni Liaison
B.A., Georgia State University

Julianne T. Duvall
Head of School, Director of Development
B.A., College of William and Mary
M.Ed., University of Illinois

Ashley Duncan
LS Spanish Teacher, PE Teacher
B.S., Norfolk State University
B.A., Radford University

Kimberly M. Dynia
Director of Curriculum and Instruction; 6th Grade Homeroom, 6th Grade Geography, 6th Grade Latin, Middle School Arts & Innovation 
B.A., University of Michigan
M.A.T., Christopher Newport University

Catherine L. Emery
5th Grade Homeroom, 5th Grade Literature, 5th Grade Writer’s Workshop, 5th Grade Geography, 6th grade Literature, 6th grade Writer’s Workshop
B.A., Randolph-Macon Woman’s College

Catherine C. Emry
Development Associate
Rappahannock Community College

Barbara L. Hays
Pre-K 3 & 4 – 8th Grade Music, 3rd and 4th Grade instrumental music,Middle School Tone Chimes, 1st – 4th Grade Performance
B.A., Emory and Henry College
M.A., Southern Methodist University
M.A., Old Dominion University

Kenzie I. Manetz
Director of Learning Services, 2nd grade Language Arts
B.A., Clemson University
M.Ed., University of Virginia
Ed.S., University of Virginia

Susan R. May
Librarian, Early Childhood Extended Day Program Leader
B.S., James Madison University
M.S., Virginia Tech

Marshall B. Novak
6th Grade Math, 7th Grade Spanish IA, 7th Grade US History, 8th Grade Spanish IB, 8th Grade Algebra
B.A., Miami University of Ohio

Katie A. Parker
4th Grade 
B.S., Longwood University

Martha R. Rogers
3rd Grade
B.A., Lynchburg College

Connie L. Smith
Academy Secretary
Rappahannock Community College

Hillary M. Smith
Dean of Students, 7th Grade Pre-Algebra, 8th Grade The Individual and Society (Literature and Government)
B.A., Virginia Tech

Sonja K. Smith
3rd grade
B.A., Mary Baldwin College
M.A.T., Mary Baldwin College

Rosetta M. Struse
LS PE, Art, Early Childhood Extended Day Program Aide
Medical Careers Institute

Molly B. Vanderpool
B.A., Fayetteville State University