Friday, December 15, 2017

High School Faculty

Linda Pearson
Lead Administrator
ME–Indiana Wesleyan
PLP-Indiana Wesleyan
Linda enjoys reading, sewing & spending time with family & friends
Mark Harmon
Middle/High School Principal
BA-Bethel College
MA-Indiana Wesleyan University
Principal Licensure Program -Indiana Wesleyan University
Mark enjoys spending time with his wife and kids, watching sports, reading about education and politics.
Deb Graf
Middle School
Assistant Principal
Director of Guidance

Professional Career Internship Coordinator

Deb enjoys snorkeling, sailing and being with family.


Jeff Kowatch
Director of Academic Services and Senior Guidance Counselor
MA-University of Southern California
Jeff enjoys time with family, NASCAR & reading anything by John Piper

Director of Academic Services Page

Joel Cotton
Athletic Director
BS-Indiana University
Joel enjoys spending time with family and friends and all things related to sports.
Jessica Clayton
English 9 & 12, Reading and Literature, Language Arts Lab and Student Media
BA  – Purdue University
Jessica enjoys reading, doing crafts and being outside.
Lisa Davidson
BA – University of Illinois
Lisa is the biggest fan for her husband and kids as she sits in the stands watching their games. She also loves to cook and bake. One day, she hopes to take up quilting.
Marc Davidson
PE, Health and Wellness, and Assistant Athletic Director
BS-Trinity International University
Enjoys spending time with my family, anything related to basketball, & powerlifting
Bob Freeborn
Biology, and AP Biology
MBA-Ohio State
Enjoys woodworking, reading, watching his kids, dance, sing, play volleyball & soccer
Stephanie Gongaware
PE and Health
MS-Quincy University
Steph enjoys hanging out with family and friends. She also enjoys working out and playing most sports.


Joel Guthrie
MA-Indiana University
Joel enjoys playing board games with friends & family, gardening & outdoor sports
Laura Hogue
Chemistry and AP Chemistry
MS-Loyola University
Laura enjoys running, swimming, gardening and spending time with her husband and four girls.
Matt Harmon
US History and College and Career
BS-Indiana Wesleyan
Matt enjoys sports and spending time with family and friends
Kim Holloway
English 11, Advanced Comp – College Credit and Chapel 101
MA-The University of St. Francis
Kim enjoys reading & gardening
Sarah Hooley
Mosaic Study of Christ, Life Calling – College Credit and Chapel 101
MA-Moody Graduate School
Sarah is passionate about discipleship, mentoring and leading. She loves great adventures traveling with her family.
Nathan Hyde
World Religions, AP US History – College Credit and World History
Master of Divinity-Grace Seminary
Nathan loves children, football and yo-yoing
Karlene Kompara
BA-Indiana University
Enjoys reading & jogging
Rich Luedeke
Adv Theatre Arts,  Adv Speech – College Credit, Vocal Music and  Chorus
Rich’s hobbies are paper arts, reading, board gaming & theatre
Pete Luessenhop
Pre-Algebra, Algebra I and Algebra II
BS-Purdue University BA – Saint Francis University
Pete enjoys spending time with his wife and two children, hunting and fishing.
Darren McKown
Bible 8, Middle/High Instrumental Music
Enjoys board games, bowling, golf, singing, acting, movies, football, softball & reading
Gary Merrell
Intro to Psychology
Gary enjoys basketball and family time.
Brock Orlowski
Bible 7, Life in Scriptures
BS-Kuyper College
Brock enjoys everything tennis, time at the lake, and spending time with his wife and family.
Carrie Roberts
English 10
MA-Indiana Wesley University
Enjoys singing, backpacking, gardening and nutrition.
Jay Sefton
US Government, Personal Financial Responsibility, Digital Applications and Responsibility
MA-Ball State University
Jay enjoys time with family, hunting/fishing/camping & reading.
Erin Smith
Chemistry and AP Chemistry
BA and MES-Taylor University
Erin enjoys running, reading and boating with my husband and daughter
Jessie Smith
Middle/High School Art
BA-Southern Illinois University
Enjoys anything art-related.
Paul Suvar
Geometry, Earth and Space and Digital Citizenship
BS-Ohio State University
MA – Western Governors University
Paul enjoys spending time with his wife and three children, all things athletic, working with young people, and attempting to fix things around the house.
Ryan Thomas
Algebra II, Pre-Calculus/Trig, and AP Calculus
BS-Bluffton University
Ryan enjoys Coaching Basketball & Soccer, Geocaching, Hiking, Biking and traveling seeing the wonderful world God has given us.
Melissa VanderDussen
Nutrition and Wellness
BS-New Mexico State University
Melissa enjoys being at the lake, reading, and spending time with friends and family.
Steve Webster
Apologetics, Faith Essentials, Intro to Old Testament – College Credit and School Chaplain
MA-Wheaton College
Hobbies are music, film, scripture & sports
Teena Holloway
Registered Nurse
BSN-Marion College
Enjoys cooking, reading & spending time with family
Becky Corbitt
Financial Secretary
Becky enjoys reading
Marge Mead
Middle/High School Administrative Assistant
Marge enjoys reading & spending time with her family
Mimi Hicks
Middle/High School Administrative Assistant
Mimi enjoys thrift store treasure hunting, traveling, attending my children’s sporting events, and volunteering.
Joe Rich
IT Director
MS-Indiana University
Joe enjoys making science equipment & playing with computers.
Jim Hunt
Middle/High School Help Desk
Jim enjoys spending time with his wife, Diann, his family (seven grandchildren), and also enjoys music (vocal and trombone).

teachers staff directory

Michelle Koepp
Middle/High School Help Desk
BA-Indiana University
Michelle enjoys spending time with her family, reading, watching and playing sports and being at the lake.

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