Faculty and Staff

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  • Rosier, Corinne

    Fifth Grade Homeroom, Grades 5 and 6 Latin and Language Arts TeacherBS in Elementary Education, with honors at Baylor University in Waco, Texas; 2013 Graduate of Providence Classical School in Spring, TexasI am excited to begin my teaching journey at Covenant Academy! I have always had a passion for learning and have dreamed of becoming a teacher since I was a child. Many excellent teachers throughout my life have poured their love of learning into me and shaped me into the learner that I am tod...  Read More...

  • Baddoo, Isaac

    Sixth Grade Homeroom, Grades 5 and 6 Math, Science and History TeacherMBA and BA in Business at the University of HoustonI have always fancied myself an educator as evidenced in the number of years I spent teaching in Sunday school and leading Bible studies. My wife has been an educator for 10 years, the past four in Special Education. At the time that I decided to change careers from accounting to teaching, we had been considering enrolling our 4 year old son, Samuel, into a Christian Instituti...  Read More...

  • Smith, Adrian

    Director of Faculty DevelopmentDirector of Student LifeUpper School Teacher: HumanitiesPh.D. (New Testament) and Th.M. (Old Testament) from Westminster Theological Seminary; B.Sc (Mathematics) from London University.I have been a teacher for over twenty years because I love to inspire students with my passion for learning.   Read More...

  • Morris, Sharee

    First Grade TeacherBS in Family Studies at the University of Maryland, College ParkI began my career as an event planner in Washington, DC but eventually felt the desire to fulfill my lifelong love of learning by becoming a teacher. Over the course of many years, I have had the pleasure of teaching 2nd, 3rd and 5th grade in public school and Kindergarten through 1st grade to my daughter using a classical homeschooling program. In addition, I enjoyed teaching English as a Second Language (ESL) to...  Read More...

  • Angst, Janet

    Athletic DirectorUpper School Teacher: Mathematics and Student SupportBA in Business at Texas A&M UniversityMy teaching experience began in the public school system having taught for eight years at the high school level. In 2005, I became part of the Covenant Academy family and during these years I have served in many ways, including room mom, volunteer, substitute teacher, and board member. I am now the Athletic Director and continue with the Upper School Math department and I absolute...  Read More...

  • Blake, Tiffni

    Lead Upper School TeacherUpper School Mathematics and ScienceMA of Liberal Arts at Houston Baptist University; BS in Academic Studies with a minor in Mathematics at Sam Houston State University, Huntsville, TexasI am a lifelong lover of teaching and have taught students in the preschool, grammar, logic, and rhetoric years in a mixture of public, private, and home settings. I discovered the classical model about 16 years ago and fell in love with its methodology and integrated learning. I am...  Read More...

  • Walker, Pam

    Second Grade Teacher BSBA in Accounting with a minor in Computer Science at Concord University, Athens, WVI have been teaching at Covenant Academy since its inception in 2003. Prior to that, I taught at another classical Christian school and homeschooled my own children classically for over seven years. I was drawn towards classical teaching methods during my homeschooling years.   Read More...

  • Thorpe, Madeline

    Upper School Latin and History TeacherBA in History with a minor in Latin at Houston Baptist UniversityBecause of my experience with classical and liberal arts education in high school and college I knew I wanted to teach in a similar environment, one which aims to pursue truth and fosters a love for learning; I am so excited to teach at Covenant. I fell in love with Latin language and literature in college and I hope to share my enthusiasm for the subject with my students.In my spare time I lov...  Read More...

  • Szymanowski, Titus

    Upper School Literature and Mathematics TeachersBA in Religious Studies at Gonzaga University; 2007 Graduate of The Oaks, a Classical Christian School both in Spokane, WashingtonI teach because I want to influence students in the same my way that my teachers shaped and transformed my life. I love classical Christian education because it teaches students to think for themselves and encourages them to view every aspect of their lives through the lens of a biblical worldview.I was born and rai...  Read More...

  • Patterson, Beth

    Kindergarten Teacher MBA in Marketing with an International Business focus; BS in Elementary Education with minor in English Literature at Sam Houston State, Huntsville, TexasBetween the public school classroom, homeschooling, and private school, I have taught Kindergarten through Seventh Grade. At Covenant, I have enjoyed my time teaching seventh grade literature for two years and am thrilled to be teaching Kindergarten.  I find much joy in teaching little ones to read and discover.   Read More...

  • Hunt, Michelle

    Upper School Teacher: Theology, Humanities, Greek MA of Biblical History and Geography at Jerusalem University College; BA in Christian Ministry at University of Mary Hardin-Baylor, Belton, TexasSince my time at Covenant, I have thought several times, “I wish I could retake elementary through high school here!” The excitement, curiosity and joy in learning is a trait that is evident in the faculty and the students at Covenant. There is a “tight-knit family” environme...  Read More...

  • Faucett, Amanda

    Yearbook Teacher BS in Advertising from the University of Texas at AustinMy education and career background is in advertising; I spent five years working for McCann-Erickson, one of the top global advertising agencies. While the advertising life was fun, it was also a bit soul-draining, and I made the decision to move into full-time ministry as the Director of Youth and Family ministry at my home church in Houston. Marriage and children came along and as they tend to do, adjusted my career plans...  Read More...

  • Carr, Nathalie

    Latin Grades 3-4, PE Teacher Grades K-3, Drama Teacherand Student SupportBFA (Fine Arts) with emphasis in Acting at Texas State University, San MarcosOriginally from the Netherlands, I moved to the US in 1988 with my family. While earning my degree at Texas State University, I met my husband, a fellow student in the Theatre Department. Following our love of acting, we moved to LA to pursue acting careers.   Read More...

  • Card, Roben

    Upper School Teacher: Science and Mathematics College Advisor BA in Math with a minor in Business at the University of Nevada, RenoCovenant Academy is my home, and its people are my family. I'm a transplant from Nevada by way of Washington (state). I have been teaching for 28 years with 15 of those being in a classical Christian school.I love science and the innumerable ways all of creation shouts of our amazing God.   Read More...

  • Buckles, Debi

    Art Teacher K-12 Grade Studied at Tulsa Community College and the College of Biblical Studies; 10+ years teaching art in both the private school and the homeschool arenasMy journey with Covenant began in 2003, the year it opened. I have been a substitute teacher, office assistant, art, science, and Bible teacher. I thoroughly enjoyed teaching while my daughter was a student at Covenant.   Read More...

  • Richter, Lori

    Fourth Grade TeacherBA in Education at Texas A&M University; Certificate of Foundations in Biblical Counseling from Christian Counseling Education FoundationFor the past 28 years I have been involved in educating students in homeschool, private school and public school settings. I have also been active for 20 years in the development of young leaders through volunteer work with Texas 4-H. I am excited about continuing that calling at Covenant Academy!I am privileged to be the wife of Skip, m...  Read More...

  • Small, Brad

    High School Spanish I, Logic School U.S. History and Logic/Rhetoric, P.E. Teacher Grades 4-6MA of TESOL (Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages) at Grand Canyon University; BS in Secondary Education (History) at University of the Southwest, Hobbs, NMI began teaching at Covenant in 2014 and I am thrilled by the opportunity to provide a classical Christian education, the type of education that has produced the greatest thinkers mankind has known!   Read More...

  • White, Lynn

    Lead Grammar School TeacherThird Grade Teacher BS in Education with a major in Speech and Hearing Sciences and a minor in Educational Psychology at Stephen F. Austin University, Nacogdoches, TexasI taught public school speech therapy, special education and third grade before coming to Covenant when it opened in 2003. I taught first grade here at Covenant for seven years, and I've been teaching third grade since then.   Read More...

  • Ryan, Jimmie

    Upper School Teacher: Logic, Humanities BA in Creative Writing at Texas A&M University; 2007 Graduate of Providence Classical School in Spring, TexasI began teaching at Covenant in 2014. To be honest, the job kind of fell into my lap. Teaching wasn’t even on my radar, as I was at that time working in the Oil & Gas field while dabbling with some sports writing.   Read More...