John Pica
Principal

BS, Political Science
Minor: History
Concentration: Public Policy
Florida State University

MPA, Masters in Public Administration
Concentration: Higher Education Administration
Florida State University

Member:

  • NCEA – National Catholic Education Association
  • KNPSC - Kentucky Non-Public Schools Commission
  • AdvancED
  • NACUBO – National Association of College and University Business Officers
  • CAA - Commission for Academic Affairs
  • AIR - Association for Institutional Research
  • CBMI - College Business Management Institute
  • Certified Catechist, Catholic Diocese of Lexington
  • Knights of Columbus, 3rd degree
Alex Kuyper
Dean of Students

BA, Political Science, Georgetown College

MAT, Primary-5th grades, University of the Cumberlands

EdS. Instructional Leadership - Principal, Eastern Kentucky University

Google Educator Certified Levels 1 & 2

Google Certified Trainer ​

Apple Teacher Certified ​

KySTE Member

Connie Carr
Director of Enrollment, Management and Communication

BA, Classical Civilizations, University of Kentucky

Tina Erpenbeck
PK4 Teacher

BS, Nutrition and Dietetics

MS, Family Studies with a focus on Early Childhood Education

Rank II Certification – Interdisciplinary Early Childhood Education, Birth – Primary

Member of NAEYC (National Association for the Education of Young Children)

Kaylee Tester
PK4 Teacher

BS, Education, Spalding University

Stephanie Walbert
PK4 Director/Teacher

BA, Communication Studies, Marshall University

Michael Naas
5th Grade

BS, Middle Childhood Education, University of Cincinnati

Misty Otte
1st Grade

BS, Psychology, University of Louisville

MA, Elementary Education, University of Louisville

Jill Leachman
Kindergarten

BA, Communication, Western Kentucky University

MAT, Primary-5th grades, University of the Cumberlands

Nicole Woodard
3rd Grade

BA, Elementary Education - University of Kentucky 2019

Google Educator Certified Level 1

Jenny Tackett
3rd Grade

BA, Elementary Education (K-5) and Special Education Learning and Behavior Disorders (K-12), University of Kentucky

MA, Reading and Curriculum Instruction, Grand Canyon University

Google Educator Certified Level 1

Donna Steffen
1st Grade

BA, Education, University of Kentucky

MA, Education, Georgetown College

Teacher of the Year Award, Bourbon County 1996

Certified Catechist, Diocese of Lexington 2017

Kelly Rode
4th Grade

BA, Organizational Management, Midway College

MA, Teaching, University of the Cumberlands

Cathy Cybriwsky
4th Grade

BS, Elementary Education (K-8) and Learning and Behavior Disorders (K-12), University of Kentucky

MS, Early Childhood Special Education, University of Kentucky

Robin Clark
Kindergarten

BS, Elementary Education, Pikeville College

MS, Elementary Education, Morehead State University

Leanna Brignola
5th Grade

BA, Education, University of Alabama in Huntsville

Joanne Bieber
2nd Grade

BS, Elementary Education, University of Illinois

MA, Teacher Education (Reading Concentration), Eastern Michigan University

Karen Abrams
2nd Grade

BS, Family Studies, University of Kentucky

BA, Elementary Education, Midway College

MA, Elementary Education, Georgetown College

Dina Johnson
Mathematics

BS, Secondary Education, minor in Psychology, Florida State University

Teaching certificate in Middle School Mathematics with an endorsement in Algebra 1

Peyton Nunley
Religion

BA, Elementary Education, University of Kentucky

MA, Elementary Education, University of Kentucky

Certified Catechist, Diocese of Lexington 2017

Google Certified Educator Level 1

Lisa Holmes
Social Studies

BA, Political Science and History, University of Kentucky

MPA, Community Development, Eastern Kentucky University

MAIC, Georgetown College

Rank 1 Teacher

Google Educator Level 1 Certified

Awards:

  • Kentucky Colonel
  • Kentucky Distinguished Service Award
  • Kentucky Senate Citation
  • Kentucky Academic Achievement Award
Stacy Gowing
Language Arts

BA, Russian Area Studies, Knox College

MA, Russian Language and Literature, University of Arizona

Elementary Certification, Grades 1-8, Rio Salado College

Google Educator Certified Level 1

Bryden Endorf
Science

BS, Biology, University of Kentucky

MS, Biology, University of Kentucky

MA, Teaching, University of the Cumberlands

Google Educator Certified Levels 1 & 2

Member of NSTA - National Science Teaching Association

Allison Weitkamp
Band

BMME (Music Education), University of Kentucky

MME (Music Education), University of Kentucky

MPE (Instrumental Conducting), University of Kentucky

Rank 1 (Music Education), University of Kentucky

ORFF Level 1 Certification

Professional Organizations:

  • KMEA (Kentucky Music Educators Association)
  • Phi Beta Mu (International School Bandmasters Fraternity)
  • Sigma Alpha Iota (Professional Music Fraternity for Women) Tau Beta Sigma (Band Sorority)
Jenny Riggs
Faith Coordinator

BA, Elementary Education 1-8, University of Kentucky (Kindergarten Endorsement)

MA, Curriculum and Instruction Georgetown College

Christie Pabin
Music/Guitar

BSW, Social Work, Eastern Kentucky University

ORFF Music Level 1 Certified

Teaching Guitar Level 1 Certified

KMEA - Kentucky Music Educator Association member

KYSTE - Kentucky Society for Technology member

Google Level 1 Certified Educator

Kristin Majors
Reading Specialist

BA, Elementary Education, University of Kentucky

MA, Literacy Education, University of Kentucky

Certified Reading Specialist

Member of Kentucky Association for Gifted Education

Orton-Gillingham trained

Dr. Karen Lozano
Guidance Specialist

BA, Psychology, The Colorado College

MA, Clinical Child Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham

PhD, Clinical Child Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham

EdS, School Psychology, University of Kentucky

Beth Eddy
Physical Education

BS, Health and Physical Education, University of Louisville

MS, Kinesiology and Health Promotion, University of Kentucky

P-5 Professional Certificate for Teaching in Elementary School, Asbury University

Google Educator Certified Level 1

Member of:

  • AVCA (American Volleyball Coaches Association)
  • KRA (Kentucky Reading Association)
  • KCTM (Kentucky Council of Teachers of Math)
Debbie Cambron
Math Resource Specialist

BA, Elementary Education K-8, Endorsement in Kindergarten, University of Kentucky

MA, Elementary Education, University of Kentucky

Certified Catechist

Amanda Bowen-Munson
Spanish

BA, Political Science, Georgetown College

Google Educator Certified Level 1

Member of AATSP: American Association of Teachers of Spanish and Portuguese

Candy Beauman
Art

BA, Art Education and Art Studio, University of Kentucky

MA, Art Education, University of Kentucky

Ellen McLean
Drama

BA, Chinese Studies major, Theatre minor - Messiah College

M.Ed. (in progress), Curriculum and Instruction in Theatre Pedagogy - Southeastern Oklahoma State University

ITS - International Thespian Society Member

APO - Alpha Psi Omega National Theatre Honor Society Member

Google Certified Educator Level 1