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works at the upper school as the international student program coordinator and school counselor. She holds degrees from Eastern University and Denver Seminary. Bethany values the opportunity to offer hospitality to our students from other countries as well as connecting with students facing various crises such as self-harm.
Angela Beall works as the administrative assistant to Eric Hansen. She holds degrees from Elim Bible College and Westminster Seminary. Angela enjoys coming alongside our students in their daily lives at school, whether helping them get to class on time or helping them with the next step in their personal life.
Leia Joseph works part-time as one of the ninth grade level deans as well as meeting with girls in crisis. She holds degrees from Catholic University and Westminster Seminary. Leia is grateful for the opportunity to walk alongside teenage girls in both the joys and trials of high school, and is passionate about exposing the lies given by culture to young women today.
Cynthia Tilghman-Lee works as the Upper School Anatomy Teacher, Grade Level Dean of 11th grade and the Sponsor of the African American Culture Club. She holds degrees from North Carolina Agricultural & Technical State University and Tuskegee University School of Veterinary Medicine. Her medical residency was completed at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Her passions lie within the areas of cultural diversity and the encouragement of women of all ages.
Eric Hansen serves as the Dean of Students, where he oversees student life and discipline at the Upper School. He holds degrees from Messiah College and Covenant College. Eric is passionate about kids growing in their understanding of the Lord and of themselves, and beginning to catch a vision of their potential influence on others around them.
Doug Scheidt serves as the chaplain and upper school senior Bible teacher. He holds degrees from Wheaton College and Trinity Evangelical School of Divinity. Doug is passionate for students to know and defend truth.
Jake Palumbo teaches Biology and AP Chemistry as a part of the upper school science department and serves as an Assistant Dean and Sophomore Grade Level Dean as well as the faculty sponsor for the Prefects. He holds degrees from the University of Richmond and Covenant College. He loves having the opportunity to work with students and to help them see how a biblical worldview reveals the richness and meaning in all of life.