Faculty & Staff

Administration


Pastor Andy Bloom: Pastor of Central Baptist Church and President OCA Mr. Randy Osborne: School Admininstrator. Mr. Osborne holds a BS degree from Tennessee Temple Univeristy. Mr. Osborne has been the school administrator for a total of 3 years. Mrs. Sharon Loyd: Elementary Principal and Guidance Counselor. Mrs. Loyd holds a BA degree from the University of Florida. Mrs. Loyd has been the elementary principal for a total of 20 years. Mrs. Stephanie Cumbie: Middle School Principal and Guidance Counselor. Mrs. Cumbie holds a Master of Education degree from Hyles-Anderson College. Mrs. Cumbie has been a teacher for 28 years and the middle school principal for a total of 2 years. Mr. Joe Carpenter: High School Principal. Mr. Carpenter holds a BS degree from Pensacola Christian College. Mr. Carpenter has been the high school principal for one year.




Elementary Faculty



Mrs. Emily Bloom: K-3 teacher. Mrs. Bloom holds a BS degree from Ambassador Baptist College. Mrs. Bloom has taught a total of 7 years. Mrs. Katie Fowler: VPK teacher. Mrs. Fowler holds a BS from Pensacola Christian College. Mrs. Fowler has taught a total of 4 years. Mrs. Natalie Rath: VPK Director. Mrs. Rath holds a Master of Education degree from Regis College. Mrs. Rath has taught a total of 9 years. Mrs. Lisa Land: K5 teacher. Mrs. Land has taught a total of 33 years. Mrs. Amy Payne: K5 teacher. Mrs. Payne holds a BS degree from Hyles-Anderson College. Mrs. Payne has taught a total of 3 years. Mrs. Bonnie Artman: 1st grade teacher. Mrs. Artman holds a BA degree from Spurgeon Baptist Bible College. Mrs. Artman has taught for a total of 29 years. Mrs. Jasmine Castillo: 1st grade teacher. Mrs. Castillo will hold a BS from Liberty University. Mrs. Castillo has taught at risk students for a total of 5 years. Mrs. Castillo moved to teaching first grade in 2021.
Mrs. Naomi Stembridge: 1st grade teacher. Mrs. Stembridge holds a BS degree from Pensacola Christian College. Mrs. Stembridge has taught a total of 4 years. Mrs.Shirley Carpenter: 2nd grade teacher. Mrs. Carpenter holds a BA degree from Cedarville University. Mrs. Carpenter has taught a total of 43 years. Mrs. Angela Sutton: 2nd grade teacher. Mrs. Sutton holds a BS degree from Veritas Baptist College. Mrs. Sutton has taught a total of 19 years. Mrs. Emilea Litchfield : 3rd grade teacher. Mrs. Litchfield holds a BS degree from Pensacola Christian College. Mrs. Litchfield has taught a total of 4 years. Mrs. Danielle Pound: 3rd grade teacher. Mrs. Pound holds a Master of Education from West Coast Baptist College. Mrs. Pound began her teaching experience in 2021. Mrs. Linda Brown: 4th grade teacher. Mrs. Brown holds a BS degree from Clearwater Christian College. Mrs. Brown has taught a total of 26 years. Mrs. Betsy Carpenter : 4th grade teacher. Mrs. Carpenter holds a BS degree from Pensacola Christian College. Mrs. Carpenter has taught a total of 4 years. Mrs. Judy Helinski: 5th grade teacher. Mrs. Helinski holds a BS degree from Tennessee Temple University. Mrs. Helinski has taught a total of 33 years. Mrs. Brittany Luiken: 5th grade teacher, Safety Patrol Supervisor. Mrs. Luiken holds a BS degree from Pensacola Christian College. Mrs. Luiken has taught a total of 9 years. Mrs. Bettye Liberty: ESP Director. Mrs. Liberty holds a Master of Education degree from Southeastern University. Mrs. Liberty has been the ESP Director for 2 years. Mrs. Christine Banning Phelps: Resource Center / Library Director. Mrs. Phelps holds a Master of Arts in Library and Information Science degree from Florida State University. Mrs. Phelps has been the library director for 4 years.




Secondary Faculty


Mrs. Allison Abney: Athletic Director, Elementary PE teacher. Mr. Garrett Artman; Elementary PE, MS Boys PE, Boys HOPE teacher Miss Alyssa Brainard: 9th-12th grades English teacher. Miss Brainard holds a BS degree from Pensacola Christian College. Miss Brainard has taught 1 year. Mr. Charles Brown: 9th-12th grades Math teacher. Mr. Brown holds a BS degree from Clearwater Christian College. Mr. Brown has taught a total of 19 years. Mrs. Lauren Castillo: 6th-8th grades History. Mrs. Castillo holds a BS degree from West Coast Baptist College. Mrs. Castillo has taught a total of 5 years. Mr. Ruben Castillo: 7th-12th grades Bible teacher. Mr. Castillo will hold a BS from West Coast Baptist College. Mr. Castillo has taught a total of 4 years. Mrs. Christy Culver: Elementary / High School Art, Library teacher. Mrs. Culver holds a BS degree from Florida State University. Mrs. Culver has taught a total of 4 years. Mr. PJ Culver: 6th-8th grades Math teacher. Mr. Culver holds a BS from Florida State University. Mr. Culver began his teaching career in 2021. Mrs. Katie Helwig: 6th -8th grades English teacher. Mrs. Helwig holds a Bachelor of Christian Education from Veritas Baptist College. Mrs. Helwig began her teaching career in 2021. Mr. David Hyslop: 9th-12th grades Science teacher. Mr. Hyslop holds a BA degree from Cedarville College. Mr. Hyslop has taught a total of 31 years. Mr. Mac McCray: Study Hall, Bible assistant Mr. John Pound: FLVS, Business Apps teacher. Mrs. Elizabeth Reffner: 6th-8th grades Science teacher. Mrs.Reffner holds a BS degree from Pensacola Christian College. Mrs. Reffner has taught a total of 7 years. Mrs. Teresa Ross: American Sign Language, Family Living, ESP teacher. Mrs. Ross holds a BS degree from Hyles-Anderson College. Mrs. Ross has taught a total of 26 years. Mrs. Kellen Sobschak: Spanish 1 and 2, Girls HOPE, MS PE teacher. Mrs. Sobschak holds a BS degree from Pensacola Christian College. Mrs. Sobschak has taught a total of 5 years. Mr. Tim Sobschak: 10th-12th grades History, 6th grade Bible teacher. Mr. Sobschak holds a BS degree from Crown College of the Bible. Mr. Sobschak has taught 1 year. Mr. Kevin Stembridge: Elementary / HS Music. Mr. Stembridge holds a Master of Science degree in Music Education from Pensacola Christian College. Mr. Stembridge has taught a total of 5 years.




Office Staff


Mrs. Louise Baker: Main Office Mrs. Deanne Day: Full-time Sub / Elementary Office Mrs. Grace Etheredge: Records Secretary Mrs. Kay Mills: Office Administrator; Bookkeeper Miss Britany Mills: Middle School Office Secretary Mrs. Lydia Pierce: High School Office Secretary Mrs. Alene Twigg: Accounts Receivable Clerk Mrs. Paula Workman: Main Office Secretary




Support Staff


Mr. Jim Bailey: Security Mrs. Nancy Bailey: Cafeteria Mr. Ron Carpenter; Maintenance Mrs. Jodi Carpenter: Maintenace, Cafeteria Miss Alicia Carpenter: Maintenace, Cafeteria Mr. Butch Etheredge: Golf Coach Mr. Jim Fesperman: Security Mr. Tim Forsyth: Maintenance Director Mrs. Jessica Guinn: Cafeteria Director; Cheerleading Coach Mr. Norman Helinski: Security Mr. Cody Helwig: Information Technology Mr. Mark Hopper: Sound Room / Lamp and Light Mrs. Diane Hopper: Office Volunteer Mrs. Patricia Knapp: Cafeteria Mr. Earnest Mikell: Transportation Director Mr. Chuck Mills: Security Mr. Joshua Monti: Maintenance Mrs. Lisa Nelson: Volunteer Mrs. Robin Pierce: ACSI Coordinator, MAPS Mr. David Smith: Maintenance Mrs. Juanita Touchton: Cafeteria Mr. Bill Woods: Security




School Board



Mr. Paul Bloom
Mr. Terry Loyd
Mr. Ralph Weakland

Mr. Bill Woods Mr. Jim Pierce