Faculty and Staff

Faculty & Staff

To partner with parents in discipling our students to excellence in Christian character and intellect, we must have excellent leadership and teachers. The teachers at Ad Fontes are an exceptional team of academic professionals who love Christ, love their students, love each other and love their subjects.

At Ad Fontes, we commit to students and families to have Christian teachers and mentors who:

  • Agree with the AFA Statement of Faith as demonstrated by life, word and deed
  • Possess passion for learning, the gift of teaching and have a teachable heart
  • Partner with parents in the education of their children
  • Set an example of servant leadership, using Biblical principles to resolve disputes, speak to edify and encourage, and work as members of an academic team
  • Love children and bring a desire to instruct and discipline in a manner which encourages academic and personal excellence
  • Fourth Grade

    Kathy Arrick

    Mrs. Arrick studied English Literature and Grammar, as well as Elementary Education at Clearwater Christian College. She has been a teacher...
  • Upper School Office Manager

    Alissa Miller

    Mrs. Alissa Miller serves as the Upper School Office Manager. Alissa earned an Associates degree in Recreation Leadership from Monroe Community...
  • Lower School Aide

    Renee Hammond

    Renee Hammond is a graduate of James Madison University with a B.S. in Health Sciences.  She was a health educator and nutritionist for ten...
  • Lower School Office Manager

    Steve Arrick

    Steve Arrick is starting his second year at Ad Fontes as the Lower School Office Manager. He is an ordained minister and has served churches...
  • Latin Teacher

    Rita Barillas

    Rita Barillas graduated from Liberty University with a B.S. in English and a minor in Biblical Studies. She began her teaching career in El...
  • Upper School Chemistry

    Tony Bracewell

    Mr. Tony Bracewell attend Eastern New Mexico University where he majored in Religion and Chemistry with minors in Biology and Math.  Mr. Bracewell...
  • Upper and Lower School Music Teacher and Aide

    Anne Simpson

    Anne Simpson is a Level III certified Kodaly teacher, having completed her certification at the Chenaniah Summer Music Institute at New Saint...
  • Lower School Aide

    Ashton Bynum

    Ashton has four years classroom experience as a  lead teacher and an aide and three years as a summer and after-school care teacher. “I...