The success of Prattville Christian Academy and its students is a direct result of our exceptional talented faculty and staff members. These individuals pour knowledge, life skills, and Christ into the student body each day. PCA is fortunate to call each faculty and staff member a part of the Panther community. In addition to their daily teaching schedules, many of the teachers are also athletic coaches, club sponsors, and leaders in their respective field.

Alison Deason
Middle School Teacher


Biography

Alison Deason teaches middle school math. She loves working at PCA because it feels like a great big family. Everyone takes care of each other and God’s word is incorporated into everything.

Mrs. Deason received her Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood/Elementary Education from the University of Montevallo and a Master’s in Elementary Education from the University of West Alabama. She has three sons, Reid, Parker and Trevor. She attends Coosada Baptist Church.

Allen Stuart
Lower School P.E. Teacher


Biography

Coming Soon!

Amy Easterling
Upper School Teacher


Biography

Amy Easterling teaches Algebra II, Analytical Math, and Pre-Calculus. Mrs. Easterling enjoys the helpful atmosphere at PCA. She’s excited to be able to see students grow academically and spiritually.

Mrs. Easterling holds a bachelor’s and a master’s degree in Math Education. She is married to Keith Easterling, and they have one daughter. She attends First Baptist Church in Clanton where she volunteers on the multi-media team. 

Amy Hightower
Lower School Teacher


Biography

Amy Hightower teaches first grade. She most enjoys the family atmosphere at PCA.

Mrs. Hightower earned a Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Education from Auburn Montgomery. She is married to Charles Hightower and they have three children, Charles, Katelynn and Brandon. She attends Landmark Church of Christ.

Amy Jolley
Resource Center Teacher


Biography

Amy Jolley teaches in PCA’s Resource Center as a tutor for students in grades 1-7. She enjoys be able to come to work everyday to interact with other Christians that try to build each other up and teach our students about our Heavenly Father.

Mrs. Jolley received her Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education from Faulkner University. She is married to Lance Jolley and they have two children, Claire Ellen and Megan. They attend Clanton Church of Christ where she serves as the Children’s Ministry Director. She enjoys volunteering with her local girl scout troop, Relay for Life, Swedish Queens Director, and is involved with the American Cancer Society through her small business, Pillow Fight for a Cure. 

Amy Newsom
Lower School Teacher


Biography

Amy Newsom teaches third grade. She loves that the leadership at PCA puts Christ at the forefront in every thing that they do everyday.

Ms. Newsom received a B.S. in Elementary Education from Faulkner and a Master’s degree from Auburn Montgomery. She has two children, Micah and Chase. They attend Hunter Hills Church where she previously served as the Children’s Minister.

Angela Bryant
Lower School Teacher


Biography

Angela Bryant teaches fifth grade. She enjoys PCA because of the extended family atmosphere.

Mrs. Bryant earned a Bachelor of Science in Education from Ohio University. She is married to David and they have one daughter, Lindsay. She attends The Holy Spirit Church in Montgomery and volunteers with the Montgomery Zoo.

Ann Eller, MSSc
Resource Center Tutor


Biography

Ann Eller serves as a tutor in PCA’s Resource Center. She was introduced to PCA in 2013 and has love every minute on campus. 

Mrs. Eller earned a master’s degree in Social Science from Auburn Montgomery and has taught a variety of History and English classes until retirement in 2012. She is married to Rick Eller and they have two adult children and three grandchildren. She attends Glynwood Baptist Church. 

Anna Bush
Middle School Teacher


Biography

Anna Bush teaches Middle School English. Anna grew up in a Christian school and has always associated faith with learning so she’s excited to be part of a school focused on Kingdom building.

Mrs. Bush received a Bachelor of Science in Middle School Education with minors in English and Math. She and her husband, Hayden Bush, attend First Baptist Church Prattville.

Brooke Skeldon
Lower School Teacher

bskeldon@4pca.org

Biography

Brooke Skeldon teachers first grade. Her love for making a positive impact in the lives of children drew her into education, and she loves the community that PCA embodies – the mission to prepare christian leaders for life is near and dear to my heart.

Mrs. Skeldon earned a Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood and Elementary Education Bloomsburg University. She is married to Evan and they have two children, Parker and Cooper. They attend Journey Church. 

Cathy Koonce
Lower School Teacher

ckoonce@4pca.org

Biography

Cathy Koonce teaches fourth grade. As a young teenager, she learned that teaching was her calling and it began with coaching younger cheer squads at her school.

Mrs. Koonce eared a Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education from Auburn University and was named a National Board Certified in 2007. She is married to Chris and two sons and daughter-in-law. They attend Cold Springs Church of Christ. 

Celisa Schumpert
Lower & Middle School Art Teacher


Biography

Celisa Schumpert teaches lower and middle school art and Bible. Mrs. Schumpert enjoys that every aspect of education is infused with faith at PCA and looks forward to investing in students and helping them see the beauty of God’s creation through art.

Mrs. Schumpert earned a Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Education from Mississippi State University. She is married to Scott Schumpert, PCA’s Campus Minister, and together they have three children; Anna Lauren, Kyle, and Caroline. They attend Centerpoint Fellowship Church where she leads two small group Bible studies.

Charlie Reynolds
Resource Center Teacher


Biography

Charlie Reynolds teaches in PCA’s Resource Center. His focus is mainly upper level maths and sciences. He has always enjoyed teaching so tutoring, now that he’s retired, was a logical next step. 

Mr. Reynolds earned a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry from Spring Hill College and a Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering from the University of Alabama. He is married to Mary Jo and they have two sons and two grandsons. They attend Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Wetumpka, Alabama. He enjoys volunteering with Secure the Grid (STG) which is a national organization devoted to hardening the nation’s power grid from attack. 

Cody Adair, LAT & ATC
Athletic Trainer / Bible Teacher


Biography

Cody Adair serves as PCA’s Athletic Trainer but also teaches Bible part-time to upper school students. As a 2011 graduate of PCA, he enjoys giving back to the students what he received while on campus as a student years ago.

Coach Adair received a Bachelor of Science in Athletic Training from Harding University and a Master’s of Health Science with an emphasis in Athletic Training from the University of St. Augustine. He is married to Briana Adair and they attend Hunter Hills Church. 

Danielle Tedder
Lower School Teacher


Biography

Danielle Tedder teaches third grade. She believes that a Christian education is fundamental in shaping the character, hearts, and souls of children. She enjoys sharing her relationship with Christ and enthusiasm for learning with the PCA family.

Mrs. Tedder earned a Bachelor in Science in Elementary Education from Auburn University. She is married to Jason Tedder, and they have four children; Caroline, Trey Peyton, and Jacob. They attend Journey Church where Danielle serves in the children’s ministry.

Darian Delashaw
Preschool Teacher

ddelashaw@4pca.org 

Biography

Darian serves as a preschool teacher. She most enjoys the family atmosphere on campus!

Mrs. Delashaw earned a bachelor’s degree in Psychology & a Minor in Business Administration from Troy University. She is married to Tyler and they have three children, Isabella, Brence, and Mackenzie. They attend Journey Church of the River Region.

David Dean
Upper School Teacher


Biography

David Dean teaches all courses in PCA’s Engineering Academy. He most enjoys the students.

Mr. Dean earned his Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering and holds PLTW certifications for all his engineering courses. He is married to another PCA staff member, Patricia Dean and they have two children, Colin and Zachary. He attends Frazer United Methodist Church.

Derrick Moncrief
Middle School Teacher


Biography

Derrick Moncrief  teaches Geography for PCA’s middle school students. In addition to his classroom duties, he coaches football.

Mr. Moncrief earned earned Bachelor’s Degree in Social Science with a minor in Political Science from Troy University. He has more than 20 years of experience in both public and private schools, serving in many faculty, coaching, and administrative roles. Mr. Moncrief is a native of Prattville and married to Demecia Moncrief. Together, they have seven adult children. He attends First Missionary Baptist Church where he serves as an ordained deacon. 

Ed Lovvorn
Upper School Teacher


Biography

Ed Lovvorn teaches Pre-Calculus and Calculus. Outside of the classroom, he serves as an assistant football coach. His family was drawn to PCA for the opportunity to work in a Christian environment.

Mr. Lovvorn earned a BS Ed in Health and Physical Education and minor in Math Education from Georgia Southwestern State. In addition, he received a M Ed in Administration and Supervision from Georgia College and State University. He is married to Lisa and they have two adult children, John and Rob. He attends Shoal Creek Baptist Church.

Elizabeth Jackson
Lower School Teacher


Biography

Elizabeth Jackson is a Kindergarten teacher. For years, as a parent of PCA students, she was impressed with the academics and spiritual emphasis that her children received, and now she’s excited to be a part of that enticement on a daily basis.

Ms. Jackson earned a Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education from the University of Montevallo. She has two children; Sera and Andy. Her family attends Coosada Baptist Church where she volunteers in the preschool and children’s departments.

Ellis Landers
Music Teacher / Band Director

landers@4pca.org

Biography

Coming Soon!

Emily Wingard
Lower School Teacher


Biography

Emily Wingard teaches second grade. She is excited for the opportunity to combine two passions – education and cultivating a love for Jesus. 

Mrs. Wingard received a Collaborative degree in elementary and special education from Huntingdon College. She is married to Mac Wingard and they have one child, Emmett. They attend Shoal Creek Baptist Church where Emily serves in the nursery. 

Erin Bowman
Middle School Teacher


Biography

Erin Bowman teaches Middle School Bible. She loves the administration and their dedication to serving the Lord and how everyone is always so willing to help.  She also loves the students’ authenticity and motivation to do well in all areas of their lives!

Mrs. Bowman received her Bachelor of Arts in English and Spanish and a Master’s in Education from Harding University. She is married to Randy Bowman and they have four children who attend PCA: Mihaela, Noah, Lannom, and Jorja. They attend Centerpoint Fellowship Church where she volunteers in the children’s ministry. Mrs. Bowman also volunteers with the Autauga Interfaith Care Center.

Erin Copeland, M.Ed.
Lower School Teacher


Biography

Erin Copeland serves as a Kindergarten teacher. She loves working with her sincere and loving co-workers at PCA.

Mrs. Copeland received a BA and M.ED. from Harding University. She is married to Nathan Copeland and they have four children; Kate, Colin, William, and Grant. She attends Hunter Hills Church of Christ.

Gennie Honel
Lower School P.E. Teacher


Biography

Gennie Honel teaches elementary P.E. and helps coach softball, JV and varsity volleyball. She was drawn to PCA because of the great things she heard in the community about the school, especially the family atmosphere.

Coach Honel earned an associate’s degree from Southern Union State Community College and a bachelor’s degree in Physical Education from Faulkner University. She attends Eastmont Baptist Church where she volunteers with VBS and the nursery. 

Hayden Dean
Upper School Teacher


Biography

Hayden Dean teaches 8th and 9th grade Bible and is an assistant football and soccer coach. He earned a Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology from Faulkner University. Mr. Dean is married to Hallie Dean and they attend Wetumpka Church of Christ.

Janet Branch
Middle School Teacher


Biography

Janet Branch teaches middle school Science, Science Olympiad, and Bible. She loves science and the amazing world God made. She enjoys being in PCA’s Christian atmosphere where she can teach about His creation through science.

Mrs. Branch earned a Bachelor of Science in Biology with an emphasis in Environmental Studies. She is married to Malcolm Branch and they have two children; Sarah and Emily. She attends Trinity United Methodist Church. 

Jason Roberson
Upper School Teacher / Head Basketball Coach


Biography

Jason Roberson teaches Bible and serves as the head coach for both varsity basketball teams as well as the administrator for PCA’s soccer program. He enjoys the people and strong Christian atmosphere.

Mr. Roberson received a Bachelor of Science in Physical Education from Faulkner University. He is married to Lori Roberson and they have three children, Malia, Carson and Brady. He attends Centerpoint Fellowship Church.

Jeffery Bergdolt
Upper School Teacher


Biography

Jeffery Bergdolt teaches high school science. He loves that he gets to help students reach both their academic and spiritual potential while teaching at PCA.

Mr.Bergdolt received a B.S. in Biology and a M.S. in Logistics Management. He is also a registered Radiologic Technologist. He is married to Jan Bergdolt and they have three children; Charlie, Abbie, and John David. They attend First Baptist Church in Prattville.

Jerry Greene
Upper School Teacher


Biography

Jerry Greene teaches high school English and History. He loves the unity among leaders, staff and faculty at PCA directed to the spiritual growth of the students. Coach Greene is married to Monica and they have one daughter, Peri.

Joy Sabir
Middle School Teacher


Biography

Coming Soon!

Kadi Chappell
Preschool Teacher


Biography

Kadi Chappell teaches K4. She is a 2014 PCA graduate and came back to teach at her alma mater because she loves the caring environment. 

Mrs. Chappell earned a Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education. She is married to Justin Chappell and they attend Coosada Baptist Church where she volunteers with the nursery and children’s ministry.

Kaylon Cantrell
Upper School Teacher / Head Volleyball & Tennis Coach


Biography

Kaylon Cantrell teaches junior high math and serves as the head volleyball coach. She loves the Christian atmosphere and the sense of family among co-workers. “When I’m at school, whether teaching or coaching, I don’t feel like I’m at work because I love what I do, and enjoy the people that are here with me.”

Miss Cantrell received her Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics Education from Faulkner University. She attends Hunter Hills Church where she sings on the praise team, and enjoys coaching volleyball clinics and camps at the YMCA.

Kenneth Childree
Upper School Teacher


Biography

Kenneth Childree teaches upper school Science. Mr. Childree earned an undergraduate degree from Troy University along with a graduate degree and graduate certifications from Auburn University Montgomery. He is married to Leigh Anne Childree and they have two children, Kacey and Brantley. He attends Prattmont Church of Christ. 

Kim Hardy
Preschool Teacher


Biography

Kim Hardy is one of PCA’s preschool teachers. She’s been making a difference for K3 students since 2003 – her first class graduated in 2019. 

Mrs. Hardy attended Faulkner University. She is married to David Hardy and they have two adult children; Kaylon and Savannah. They attend Hunter Hills Church where they serve as front door greeters. 

Kim Stephenson, Ed.S.
Academic Director / Gifted Program Director


Biography

Kim Stephenson serves as PCA’s Academic Director and Gifted Program Director. Her responsibilities include professional development, curriculum, educational initiatives, and ensuring alignment of accreditation standards. Kim is a Ph.D. Candidate in Special Education Multiple Abilities – Gifted at the University of Alabama, President-Elect of Alabama Association for Gifted Children, and Chair-Elect for National Association of Gifted Children Professional Learning Network. She most enjoys the loving family atmosphere and that she can practice her professional passion along with her spiritual passion everyday.

Mrs. Stephenson earned a bachelor’s degree in Biology, a master’s degree in Elementary Education, an Ed.S in Elementary Education and a special education certification from University of Alabama. She is married to Adam Stephenson and they have four children, Emily, Rachel, Nicholas and Drew. She attends Prattville Church of Christ where she volunteers in various roles.

Kimberly Simpson, M.Ed.
Upper School Teacher / Cheer Director


Biography

Kimberly Simpson teaches life science in grades 9-12. Her classes include Biology, Honors Biology, Honors Anatomy and Physiology, and AP Environmental Science. In addition to teaching, she is PCA’s Cheer Director and Senior Class Sponsor. She most enjoys the family atmosphere at PCA. In addition to teaching, she is PCA’s Cheer Director

Mrs. Simpson received both a Bachelor of Science and a Master’s of Education from the University of North Alabama. She is married to Josh Simpson and they have three children, Marlee Grace, Makenna and Tillman. She attends Coosada Baptist Church.

LaTarial Williams
Upper School P.E. Coach


Biography

LaTarial Williams is a Physical Education Teacher and basketball coach for PCA. She enjoys that everyone is one family and has one goal – to teach our students to mature spiritually and encourage high academic standards.

Coach Williams received an Associate of Physical Education from Snead State Community College and a Bachelor’s Degree in Sports Management from Huntingdon College. She is a member of Landmark Church.

Lauren Rome
Preschool Teacher


Biography

Lauren Rome teaches K4. She enjoys teaching in a Christian environment and helping children grow closer in their relationship with Christ.

Mrs. Rome received a Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education from Auburn University. She is married to Jason and they have three children, Joseph, Sam, and Annie. She attends Prattville First United Methodist where she volunteers with various youth and children’s program and activities. 

Linda Boren, Ed.S.
Lower School Teacher


Biography

Linda Boren teaches fifth grade Reading. Mrs. Boren was called into teaching and considers it an honor and blessing to be able to interact with children every day.

Mrs. Boren received a bachelor and master’s degree from the University of Alabama at Birmingham and an Ed.S. from the University of Montevallo. She is married to Charlie Boren and they have three children and seven grandchildren. She attends Perry Hill Road Church of Christ. 

Lisa Hardman
Lower School Teacher / Competitive Cheer Coach

lhardman@4pca.org 

Biography

Lisa Hardman teaches fifth grade Language Arts and Science and serves as PCA’s Assistant Varsity and Competition Cheer Coach. She enjoys working with students to help them grow in confidence, character, and develop a love of learning. PCA’s environment facilitates the qualities her family holds dear in terms of a Christ-centered environment where students learn from a Biblical world view.

Mrs. Hardman earned a Bachelor of Science in Communication Arts and a Masters in Elementary and Early Childhood Education from the University of Montevallo. She is married to Carlton Hardman and they have three children, Ben, Jake, and Brady. They attend Journey Church. 

Lora Lee Boone
Upper School Teacher

lboone@4pca.org

Biography

Lora Lee Boone teachers Spanish 1 and 2 in PCA’s upper school. She enjoys teaching about how other cultures can show students the need to share Jesus to people around the world as well as people in our community who speak another language.

Mrs. Boone earned a B.A. in Communication with a minor in Spanish from Auburn University at Montgomery. She is married to John Boone and they have two children, Matthew and Andrew. They attend First Baptist Prattville where she sings in the choir and serves with the Mixtec Ministry (a ministry to a people group from Central America living in South Montgomery). Lora Lee also serves on Prattville City Council as a way to give back to her community.

Marcy Gore
Resource Center Teacher


Biography

Marcy Gore serves as an Orton-Gillingham certified tutor in PCA’s Resource Center. What she loves most about PCA are the people! PCA is not only a great school for students, but a great place to work. She is thankful for and love her PCA family.

Mrs. Gore earned her Bachelor of Science in Interdisciplinary Studies and Master’s Degree in Elementary Education. She is married to Mike Gore and they have two daughters, Emily and Clara. She attends Church of the Highlands.

Marisa Guy
Upper School Teacher


Biography

Marisa Guy teaches upper school English, Financial Planning, and Bible. She also sponsors PCA’s Model United Nations club. She excited to teach students about the bigger story, God’s story, through the lens of the literary canon. It’s a blessing to teach students how to become financially responsible so that they may be able to impact the kingdom without any barriers.

Mrs. Guy earned a Bachelor of Arts in English at Faulkner University. She is married to Josh Guy and they attend the Landmark Church of Christ.

Marsha Blankinchip
Lower School Teacher


Biography

Marsha Blankinchip serves as a first grade teacher at PCA. She most enjoys how PCA is intentional about teaching students how to have a servant’s heart and giving God all the glory while serving others.

Mrs. Blankinchip earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education and a Master’s Degree in Elementary Education. She is married to Chad Blankinchip and they have two daughters, Abby and Ally. They attend Centerpoint Fellowship Church.

Mary Greer, MSW
Coffee House Manager / Middle School Teacher


Biography

Mary Greer serves as PCA’s Tanglewood Coffee House Manager. In addition to serving coffee, her duties include connecting with students through mentoring, Bible study and small group activities. She also teaches sixth grade Bible. She loves being part of a Christian team that is focused on preparing future leaders.

Miss Greer received her Bachelor’s degree from Harding University and a Master’s in Social Work from the University of Alabama. Mary is a Licensed Master Social Worker. She attends Church of the Highlands and serve on the small groups team.

Melanie Ward, M.Ed.
Resource Center Teacher

mward@4pca.org

Biography

Melanie Ward serves as a teacher in PCA’s Resource Center. She most enjoys the opportunity to have a positive influence on the lives of young people. 

Mrs. Ward has a Bachelor of Science in Secondary Education from the University of South Alabama and a Master of Education in School Counseling from Auburn University at Montgomery. She also earned a Professional Educator Certificate that is valid through 2027. Mrs. Ward is married to Bruce and they have three children, Evan, Forrest, and Madeline. She attends First Baptist Church Prattville where she is active in the adult choir.

Michelle Stough
Upper School Teacher


Biography

Michelle Stough teaches Chemistry. She enjoys the Christian atmosphere.

Mrs. Stough graduated from Troy University with a degree in Secondary Comprehensive Science. She is married to Randy Stough and they have two children and four grandchildren.   She attends Elmore Church of Christ.  She spends her free time with her family and traveling.

Monica Melton
Lower School Teacher


Biography

Monica Melton serves as a fourth grade teacher at PCA. She most enjoys that she leaves work each day closer to the Lord than when she arrived.

Mrs. Melton earned a Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education from Auburn Montgomery. She attends Landmark Church.

Nancy Rambo
Lower School Teacher


Biography

Nancy Rambo teaches Kindergarten. She loves the great Christian atmosphere with wonderful co-workers. She enjoys working with students and seeing the little light blubs turn on and being able to relate all that we do to God’s word.

Mrs. Rambo received her Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Education from Auburn University. She is retired from Montgomery Public Schools after 25 years of service. She is married to Steve Rambo and they have two children and two grandchildren. She attends Vaughn Park Church of Christ.

Nicole Carr
Auxiliary Teacher


Biography

Nicole Carr is a preschool and lower school auxiliary teacher. She enjoys working with children and brainstorming creative ways for them to learn. Mrs. Carr is married to Bryan Carr and they have three children; Easton, Hudson, and Dawson. They attend Hunter Hills Church.

Norman Dean
Upper School Teacher / Head Football Coach


Biography

Coming Soon!

Randy Stough
Upper School Teacher / Head Softball Coach


Biography

Randy Stough teaches Driver’s Education, Heath, and P.E. He is also the Head Softball Coach. Randy enjoys working with fellow Christians at PCA who are striving to make a spiritual influence in the lives of children.

Mr. Stough received a bachelor’s degree at Troy State University in K-12 P.E. and a certification in Driver’s Education at Alabama State University. He is married to Michelle Stough and they have two children and four grandchildren. He attends Elmore Church of Christ.

Renee Lantz
Auxiliary Teacher


Biography

Renee Lantz teaches Spanish as an auxiliary class for grades K3-7, serves as the library instructor for grades 1-2, and coaches the Pantherettes – PCA’s Majorette team. She enjoys PCA because of the focus on raising students who love and serve the Lord and others.

Mrs. Lantz earned a bachelor’s degree in General Studies from Texas Tech University. She is married to Ken Lantz and they have four children, Katherine, Connor, Natalie, and Anna. She attends Centerpoint Church where she volunteers with the tweens.

Rhiannon Allison
Lower School Teacher


Biography

Rhiannon teaches second grade. She’s grateful for the opportunity to teach and incorporate her love for Christ in the classroom. As a graduate of a Christian schools, teaching in the same environment is very important to her also. 

Miss Allison earned a Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education from Faulkner University. She attends Redland Hills Church and enjoys hanging out with her dog, Winston. 

Richard Cahalane
Upper School Teacher

rcahalane@4pca.org

Biography

Coming Soon!

Robert Holt
Upper School Teacher


Biography

Robert Holt teaches high school math and sponsors the school’s Junior Civitan Club. He likes the opportunity to teach in an environment that encourages children to grow both academically and spiritually.

Mr. Holt holds a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics with an emphasis in Engineering from Auburn Montgomery. He is married to Kim Holt and they have two children, Bryan and Kendall. He attends Prattville Church of Christ.

Robyn Davis
Preschool Teacher


Biography

Robyn Davis teaches K4. Thirteen years ago, her children began attending PCA and have been positively impacted by teacher after teacher. She is now blessed to have the opportunity to teach at the school and share God’s love with her students.

Mrs. Davis received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Public Relations and minors in Speech and Journalism from Auburn University. She is married to Stephen Davis and they have three children, Shea, Matt and Jake. She attends Prattville First United Methodist Church where she volunteers with various children’s ministry programs and teaches a young adult Sunday school class with her husband.

SaraBeth Carr
Upper School Teacher


Biography

SaraBeth Carr teaches upper school English. She was drawn to education to inspire a love of reading and appreciation of literature in future generations.

Mrs. Carr earned a Bachelor of Science in High School Education from The University of Alabama at Birmingham. She is married to Joseph and they attend Journey Church. 

Scott Schumpert, Ordained Minister
Campus Minister


Biography

Scott Schumpert serves as PCA’s Campus Minister and teaches Bible classes. Having been in youth ministry most his life, he was drawn to ministering to students and their families, as well as the faculty and staff at PCA.  Scott enjoys being a part of a family’s journey and considers it an honor to invest in their lives and watch God take them to places they never imagined.

Mr. Schumpert earned a Bachelor of Science in Education from Mississippi State University, a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Huntingdon College, and attend seminary school at Wesley Biblical Seminary and New Orleans Baptist Seminary. He is married to Celisa Schumpert and have three children, Anna Lauren, Kyle and Caroline. They attend Centerpoint Fellowship Church where he’s involved in several areas, including small groups and mission teams.

Shannon Duncan
Preschool Teacher


Biography

Shannon Duncan serves as a K3 teacher at PCA. She most enjoys the family atmosphere and is blessed to know that she is surrounded every day by caring and encouraging co-workers.

Mrs. Duncan served as a Substitute Teacher for Autauga County for eleven years and three years as a 21st CCLC Teacher (Century Community Learning Center) Afterschool Program.  She is married to Scott Duncan and they have four children, Tyler, Cam, Tate & Savannah. She attends Liberty Baptist Church.

Sheri Sessions
Art Teacher


Biography

Sheri Sessions teaches upper school Art. She loves the camaraderie of coworkers that work toward one common goal.

Mrs. Sessions earned a Bachelor of Arts in Music from Judson College. She is married to Steven Session and they have two children, Rachael and Thomas. She attends Pintlala Baptist Church.

Sherry Minor, M.Ed.
Lower School Teacher


Biography

Sherry Minor teaches third grade. She enjoys the Christian atmosphere and seeing students glorifying God and applying His principles in everyday situations.

Ms. Minor received a B.S. and M.Ed in Elementary Education from the University of Montevallo. She has two children and three grandchildren. She attends West End Baptist Church in Clanton. 

Stacey Clem, M.Ed.
Upper School Teacher


Biography

Stacey Clem teaches Honors English 10, American Literature 11, and Creative Writing. Her favorite thing about PCA is the family atmosphere. She is excited about sharing her passion for analyzing literature and language from a biblical worldview.

Mrs. Clem received her Bachelor of Science in English and a Master of Science in English Education from Troy University. She also has a Foundation and Frameworks certification. She is married to Ted Clem and they have three children; Annalise, Alaina, and Andrew. Mrs. Clem attends Journey Church where she serves on the worship team and as a life group leader at church. Her family enjoys taking mission trips as well.

Stephanie Beers
Upper School Teacher


Biography

Stephanie Beers teaches English 12, English and Honors English 9 as well as serves as the Junior-Senior Co-Sponsor. She most enjoys the people at PCA. She looks forward to serving with other believers who genuinely desire to impact students in a way the honors God.

Mrs. Beers received her B.S. in Education from the University of Alabama in Birmingham with a concentration in secondary English. She is married to Tod Beers and they have two children, Shannon and Rachel. They attend Shoal Creek Baptist Church.

Steven Sessions
Auxiliary Music Teacher


Biography

Steven Sessions teaches Elementary and Middle School music as well as serves as the PCA Choir Director. He most enjoys that PCA puts God first and students are encouraged to grow as leaders who serve sacrificially as Christ did for us.

Mr. Sessions received his Bachelor of Arts in Music from Huntingdon College. He is married to Sheri Sessions and they have two children, Rachael and Thomas. They attend Pintlala Baptist Church where he volunteers with the church’s community service program.

Theresa May
Lower School Teacher


Biography

Theresa May serves as one of PCA’s fourth grade teachers.

Mrs. May earned an Early Childhood and Elementary Education degree from Auburn Montgomery. She is married to Paul May and they have three children, Walker, Wyatt and Mary Sutton. They attend Hunter Hills Church.

Tori Blackburn
Middle School Teacher / IDEA Lab Coordinator


Biography

Tori Blackburn teaches sixth grade history and manages PCA’s IDEA Lab for grades 3-7. Mrs. Blackburn is a PCA alumna and most enjoys working in a supportive family environment every day at PCA.

Mrs. Blackburn received a Bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education. She is married to Caleb Blackburn and they have one child, Waylon. She attends Coosada Baptist Church.

Trent Staggs
Upper School Teacher / Head Wrestling Coach


Biography

Trent Staggs is a Personal Finance, Government/Economics, and World History teacher. He is also the Head Wrestling Coach and a Varsity Assistant Football Coach. He most enjoys the ability to teach, coach and work in such a Christian environment that take into account the whole student, parent and educator that comes through the doors of PCA.

Coach Staggs earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Education from the University of Soutakesn Indiana and Master of Science in Athletic Administration from Ohio University.  He is married to Melissa and they have two children, Will and Elijah.

Xavier Cunningham
Upper School Teacher


Biography

Xavier Cunningham teaches Word History for eighth and ninth grade. He also coaches football and baseball. Xavier was drawn to PCA because he desires to be in an environment that promotes Christ and His Word as truth and the way to live every day.

Mr. Cunningham earned a Bachelor of Science in Sports Management (2014) and a second Bachelor of Science in Human Resources Management (2017) from Faulkner University. He is married to Vanessa Cunningham and they have two children; Uriah and Skylar. He is a member of Morningview Baptist Church.  

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