Heritage Christian Academy-Home of the Eagles!
Friday, October 31, 2014
a Fully State Accredited-College Preparatory Christian School
 
 
CINDY ZANGLA
School Administrator
B.S. Early Childhood Education (University of Georgia)
T-4 Certification K4-8
10 years teaching experience
2 years Children's Pastor at Christian Renewal Church
8 years School Administrator
AMY POSTELL
Assistant Principal
Middle School History Teacher
B.S. Education (Valdosta State University)
T-4 Certification
ACSI Certification
17 years teaching experience
Teacher of the Year 2007
KELLEN LARISCY
Assistant Principal
Preschool 4 Teacher
A.S. Education (College of Coastal Georgia)
B.S. Early Childhood Education (Armstrong Atlantic State University)
Pending T-4 Certification
HCA Alumni 2001
9 years teaching experience
8 years basketball coach
PAM LARISCY
Office Manager
10 years HCA Office Manager
30 years office experience
DEBBIE KENNEDY
Media Specialst
20 years in marketing and sales
3 years Bookkeeping at HCA
One year, Assistant Director of Southport Christian Academy
ANGELA ELLISON
Receptionist
Associate in Business Management
Prior Substitute Teacher for HCA
16 years office experience
BETSY AYLSWORTH
Upper School Teacher
Science
Spanish
Math
BA History & Philosophy of Science (Princeton University)
ACSI Certification: Secondary History
T-4 State Certification Secondary Math
14 years teaching experience
6 years at HCA
ASHLEY BROOKS
Preschool 3 Teacher
BS Child & Family Development (GA Southern University)
5 years teaching (Forsyth County School System)
Mentored international college students (Ga. Tech)
2 Years Youth Minister Intern (Bonaire Methodist Church, Bonaire, GA) 
AMY BLACKERBY
PTO
Cross Country Team Coach
3 years at University of Georgia
Avid long distance runner
Completed the Walt Disney World Marathon, the Outback Distance Classic Half-Marathon, Gate River Run 15K and other races
RACHEL CALICUTT
First Grade Teacher
B.S. Early Childhood Education (Pensacola Christian College)
GACS Certified Early Childhood Education
8 years teaching experience
Teacher of the Year 2009
LINDA CARPENTER
Teacher
Academic Support: specializing in Algebra 1
& Enrichment
B.S. Early Childhood Education (Armstrong Atlantic University)
T-4 State Certified Early Childhood Education
Over 25 years teaching experience
20 years at HCA
Teacher of the Year 1997
LEIGH CYPHERS
Kindergarten Teacher
Cheerleading Coach
BA Early Elementary Education (Kennesaw College)
Graduate work in Education (Pensacola Christian College)
ACSI Early Childhood Education Certified
Alabama State Teaching Certificate
18 years teaching experience,  6 years at HCA
7 years coaching experience (2 years at Kennesaw State)
Pro-cheerleader for the Atlanta Hawks (& a finalist for the Falcons cheerleaders)
SIMEON DAWSON
Middle School Teacher
B.S. Technical & Professional Communication (Southern Polytechnic State University)
Masters in Education (American Intercontinental University)
Teacher Certification Program (Atlantic State University)
ACSI Certified Elementary Education
State Certification Early Childhood Education
9 years teaching experience
Teacher of the Year 2005
KRISTY FLOWERS
Preschool 3 Teacher
12 year Para-pro and substitute -  Glynn County Public Schools
3 years teaching HCA Preschoolers
LISA FREY
Upper School Teach
Math & Science
Coach, JV Girls Basketball
& Varsity Girls Volleyball
AS Education (CGCC)
AA Theology (Bible Baptist Institute)
BA Religious Education ( Baptist College of America)
MA Religious Education (Baptist College of America)
GACS Certified Math Education
13 years teaching experience 7-12 grade Science and Math
3 years coaching experience - volleyball, basketball, softball
GRETCHEN HAGEN
Preschool 4 Teacher
B.S. Education (Valdosta State College)
T-4 State Certification K4-5th Grades
14 years teaching experience
3 years at HCA
PAGE HOLDER
Kindergarten Teacher
Over 23 years teaching experience
Teacher of the Year 2000
20 years in children's activities (Sunday School, AWANA, etc.)
4 years Feature Twirler; 4 years Twirling Coach
19 years at HCA
STACY HOWE
Upper School Teacher
Language Arts & 
College/Career Planning
BA Education (AASU)
MA Adult Education (AASU)
25 years at CCGA, Coordinator of Academic Advising
Duties included: teaching freshman courses, managing the dual-enrollment program fro high school students,
training student peers, counseling students on their education majors and career plans.
BOB IRWIN
Athletic Director
Coach, JV & Varisty Boys Basketball
BS Physical Education (SUNY)
MS Social Studies (VSU)
GA Certified T5 in Health & PE, Economics, Geography, History, Political Science
Over 30 years coaching (football, basketball, soccer, softball, baseball and track) and teaching experience (PE, Citizenship, Economics and Geography)
PAULA LEWIS
Track Team Coach
Attended Armstrong Atlantic State University
2 years videographer for WSAV Television
12 years experience as on-air radio talent
MARK LINTON
Bible Teacher
Upper School Chapel Director
A.S. Health & P.E. (Coastal Georgia Community College)
B.S. Theology (Christian Life School of Theology)
Over 23 years in Youth Ministry
AMY McLAIN
Upper School Teacher
Economics & History
BA Management: Accounting & Marketing (GA. Southwestern State University)
GA T-4 Certified in 9-12 Social Studies & Business Education
13 years experience in Accounting
CHRISTIE MEDLEY
Yearbook Coordinator
A.A. Court Reporting
20 years in business management
6 years Yearbook sponsor
JIM MORGAN
Middle School Teacher
B.A. Music & Education (Oral Roberts University)
MA. Christian Education (Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary)
CINDY MORRIS
Lunchroom Coordinator
Two daughters are HCA alumni, Rachel (class of 2011) received a scholarship to Toccoa Falls;
Meagan (class of 2006) is a Missionary
13 years at HCA
RICK POSTELL
Bible Teacher
Athletic Director
Golf Coach
B.S. Business Resources (Troy University)
B.A. Theology (Beacon University)
Masters in Theology (Beacon University Divinity School)
Children's Pastor, Christian Renewal Church
9 years of ministry experience
7 years teaching & golf coach
STACY ROBERTS
Second Grade Teacher
Associate of Nursing (Middle Georgia College)
BS Early Childhood Education (Armstrong Atlantic State University)
T-4 State Certified Early Childhood Education
16 years teaching experience
12 years at HCA
Teacher of the Year 2003
ZANDY WILBANKS
Teacher
MS Computer
Elementary and Middle School PE
B.A. Business Administration (Georgia Southern University)
7 years teaching experience
12 years working with children in church programs
Active in sports - 32 years
PATTI WILLIAMS
Aftercare Director
Summer Camp Director
B.S. Art & Interior Design (Florida State University)
10 years teaching experience
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