Middle Learning Faculty & Staff

Sarah Armstrong

Sarah Armstrong

Titles: Principal
Degrees: Bachelor of Science, Education, Miami University
Master of Education, Middle School Education with a focus in Language Arts, George State University
Certification in Administration and Leadership, Georgia State University
Departments: Middle Learning
Joanna Baxter

Joanna Baxter

Titles: Mathematics Teacher
Departments: Middle Learning, 2020-21 New Staff
Candace Bell

Candace Bell

Titles: Assistant Principal
Degrees: Bachelor of Arts, Early Childhood Education, St. Louis University
Master of Education, Elementary Education, Georgia State University
Departments: Middle Learning
Michael Bennett

Michael Bennett

Titles: Language Arts Teacher
Departments: Middle Learning, 2020-21 New Staff
Marsha Berger

Marsha Berger

Titles: Science Teacher
Degrees: Master of Science Education, Georgia State University
Departments: Middle Learning
Leah Berryhill

Leah Berryhill

Titles: Latin Teacher
Degrees: Bachelor of Arts in Classical Studies, Hamilton College
Master of Arts in Ancient Greek and Roman Studies, Brandeis University
Departments: Middle Learning
Kerren Berz

Kerren Berz

Titles: Strings Teacher
Degrees: Bachelor of Science, University of Tennessee
Master of Music, Florida State University
Boston University
Departments: Upper Learning, Middle Learning, Fine Arts
Elizabeth Chapman

Elizabeth Chapman

Titles: English Teacher
Degrees: Bachelor of Arts, International Studies, Mount Holyoke College
Master of Education, Middle School Curriculum, Harvard University
Departments: Middle Learning
Hanna Costello

Hanna Costello

Titles: Mathematics Teacher
Degrees: Bachelor of Science, Middle Childhood Early Adolescence, Mathematics, University of Wisconsin - La Crosse
Departments: Middle Learning
Andy Crosby

Andy Crosby

Titles: Mathematics Teacher
Degrees: Bachelor of Science, Oglethorpe University
Departments: Middle Learning
Emilie Dempsey

Emilie Dempsey

Titles: English Teacher
Degrees: Bachelor of Arts, English, Georgia State University
Master of Education, Oglethorpe University
Departments: Middle Learning
Ashley Drake

Ashley Drake

Titles: Learning Support Teacher
Degrees: Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, Converse College
Master of Education in Behaviorial Disorders/Educational Leadership, State University of West Georgia
Departments: Middle Learning, Learning Services
Audrey Durham

Audrey Durham

Titles: French Teacher
Degrees: Bachelor of Arts, English and German, Universite de Lorraine
Departments: Upper Learning, Middle Learning
Robin Elms

Robin Elms

Titles: Social Studies Teacher
Degrees: Oglethorpe University
Georgia State University
Departments: Middle Learning
Mathew Fallon

Mathew Fallon

Titles: Science Teacher
Degrees: Bachelor of Science, Fitchburg State University
Master of Teaching, University of Texas, Dallas
Departments: Middle Learning
Juana Farfan

Juana Farfan

Titles: Dance Teacher
Degrees: Bachelor of Fine Arts, University of South Florida
Departments: Early Learning, Middle Learning, Fine Arts
Sue Feig

Sue Feig

Titles: Coordinator of Learning Support (Grades 5-12)
Degrees: Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, Clark University
Master of Arts in Clinical Psychology, Emory University
Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology, Emory University
Departments: Upper Learning, Middle Learning, Learning Services
Anna Catherine Fort

Anna Catherine Fort

Titles: English Teacher
Departments: Middle Learning
Mark Gerl

Mark Gerl

Titles: Technology Teacher
Departments: Middle Learning, 2020-21 New Staff
Mary Giattina

Mary Giattina

Titles: Guidance Counselor
Degrees: Bachelor of Science, Florida State University
Master of Social Work, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Departments: Middle Learning
Mary Stuart Hall

Mary Stuart Hall

Titles: Art Teacher
Degrees: Bachelor of Arts in Art, The University of the South
Master of Education in Art Education, University of Georgia
Departments: Upper Learning, Middle Learning, Fine Arts
Mahamood Ismail

Mahamood Ismail

Titles: Science Teacher
Degrees: Bachelor of Pedagogics, University of Kwazulu-Natal (Durban-Westville)
Bachelor of Education, University of South Africa
Departments: Middle Learning
Elise Lander

Elise Lander

Titles: History Teacher
Degrees: Bachelor of Arts, History, Louisiana State University
Master of Education, Childhood Education, Oglethorpe University
Departments: Middle Learning
Roy Lander

Roy Lander

Titles: Science Teacher
Degrees: Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance, Georgia State University
Master of Arts in Stem Curriculum and Assessment, Adams State University
Departments: Middle Learning
Ginny Little

Ginny Little

Titles: Administrative Assistant
Degrees: MBA, Wake Forest University
BS, Accountancy, Wake Forest University
Departments: Middle Learning, Administrative
Aaron Luke

Aaron Luke

Titles: Science Teacher
Degrees: University of New Haven B.A in Political Science
Southern Adventist University M.S in School Counseling
Walden University Ed.S in Early Childhood Education
Departments: Middle Learning
Elissa Marele

Elissa Marele

Titles: Theatre Teacher
Degrees: Bachelor of Arts, Theater Education, University of South Florida
Master of Education, Interdisciplinary Arts, Nova Southern University
Departments: Upper Learning, Middle Learning, Fine Arts
Erin McMahon

Erin McMahon

Titles: Spanish Teacher
Degrees: BA in Spanish and Theatre, College of the Holy Cross, MA in Spanish, Middlebury College
Departments: Middle Learning, 2020-21 New Staff
Lane Miller

Lane Miller

Titles: Social Studies Teacher
Degrees: Bachelor of Arts in Cultural Anthropology, Colorado College
Master of Science in Conflict Analysis Resolution, George Mason University
Departments: Middle Learning
Brian Mitchell

Brian Mitchell

Titles: General Music & Guitar Teacher
Degrees: Bachelor of Science in Ochestral Instrument Performance, Georgia State University
Master of Arts in Music, Georgia State University
Departments: Upper Learning, Middle Learning, Fine Arts
Nabila Peterson

Nabila Peterson

Titles: French Teacher
Degrees: Bachelor of Arts, English, Stendhal University
Master of Arts, Teaching French as a Foreign Language & PGCE, Lancaster University, England
Departments: Upper Learning, Middle Learning
Natalie Pitchford

Natalie Pitchford

Titles: Chorus & Music Teacher
Departments: Upper Learning, Middle Learning, 2020-21 New Staff
Elizabeth Quackenbush

Elizabeth Quackenbush

Titles: Spanish Teacher
Departments: Middle Learning, 2020-21 New Staff
Erin Ray

Erin Ray

Titles: Art Teacher
Degrees: Bachelor of Fine Arts, University of Georgia
Departments: Middle Learning, Fine Arts
Lore Ruttan

Lore Ruttan

Titles: Art Teacher
Degrees: Bachelor of Arts, Biology, University of Chicago
Master of Science, Ecology, University of Minnesota
Doctor of Philosophy, Ecology, University of California, Davis
Departments: Upper Learning, Middle Learning, Fine Arts
Tommy Sharp

Tommy Sharp

Titles: Social Studies Teacher
Degrees: Bachelor of Arts, Political Science, University of Georgia
Master of Theological Studies, Emory University
Master of Education, Secondary Education, Vanderbilt University
Departments: Middle Learning
Daniel Solammon

Daniel Solammon

Titles: Band Director
Degrees: Bachelor of Music, Michigan State University
Master of Music, University of New Orleans
Departments: Upper Learning, Middle Learning, Fine Arts
John-Francis Villines

John-Francis Villines

Titles: Teacher
Degrees: Bachelor of Arts in History & Spanish from Haverford College; Master of Arts in Latin American Studies from the Walsh School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University
Departments: Upper Learning, Middle Learning, 2020-21 New Staff
Trista Virtue

Trista Virtue

Titles: Learning Support Teacher
Degrees: University of Minnesota - Twin Cities
Departments: Middle Learning, Learning Services, 2020-21 New Staff
Cliff Waddy

Cliff Waddy

Titles: Kinetic Wellness Teacher
Degrees: Bachelor of Science, Western Carolina University
Master of Arts in Education, Central Michigan University
Departments: Middle Learning, Athletics
Liz Whalen

Liz Whalen

Titles: Theatre Tech Teacher
Degrees: Bachelor of Arts, Theatre, St. Mary's of Notre Dame
Master of Fine Arts, Technical Theatre Production, University of Alabama
Departments: Upper Learning, Middle Learning, Fine Arts