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High School Faculty

Brock Keppley

Mr. Brock Keppley

Bible 9, Bible 12, Geometry 10, & Dean of Students 

Educational Background
Bachelors in Bible and Pastoral Studies - Appalachian Bible College

Favorite Part of Teaching
I love teaching students the Bible and seeing them grow in their relationship with God.

Key Scripture
Colossians 2:6 "Therefore, as you received Christ Jesus the Lord, so walk in Him."

Personal Information
Family: Married to Amy Keppley, three sons
Church: Centerpoint Bible Church


Sheri Cooper

Mrs. Sheri Cooper

High School Art & Librarian

Educational Background
RBA with an emphasis in Library Science - Shepherd University
MEd - Cedarville University
ACSI Teachers Certification

Favorite Part of Teaching
Interacting with students and being part of helping children love to read.

Key Scripture
Ephesians 2:10 “For we are his workmanship, created in Christ Jesus for good works, which God prepared beforehand, that we should walk in them.”

Personal Information

Family: Married to Christopher Cooper, two children
Church: Fellowship Bible Church


Brian Hobbs

Mr. Brian Hobbs

High School Physical Education, Athletic Director, & Guidance Director

Educational Background
BS in Bible and Health/PE - Baptist Bible College (now Clarks Summit University)
MS in Athletic Administration - West Virginia University
21 Credits in Educational Leadership - Liberty University
ACSI Educator Certificate - Lifetime
ACSI Athletic Director Certificate - Lifetime

Favorite Part About Teaching/Administration
Seeing students grow physically and spiritually

Key Scripture
Micah 6:8 "Has told you....what is good...to do justice, love kindness, and walk humbly with your God."

Personal Information
Family: Married to Joy Hobbs, three children
Church: Centerpoint Bible Church


Jason Crawford

Mr. Jason Crawford

Bible 10, Advanced Band/Strings & Praise Team

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Educational Background
Bachelor of Arts in K-12 Music Education magna cum laude - Alderson-Broaddus University, Philippi, West Virginia​
Master of Music in Composition summa cum laude - Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, Ohio​

Awards and Associations
Who's Who Among Teachers
Claes Nobel Educator of Distinction
Omicron Delta Kappa national leadership honor society
Pi Kappa Lambda national music honor society
National Association for Music Education
West Virginia Music Educators' Association
ACSI Teacher Certification

Favorite Part of Teaching
I love helping students take personal responsibility for the application of Biblical and musical knowledge discovered together. I am happy to teach facts and skills, but I am overjoyed when facts and skills are used wisely in practical application; this sets students on the path toward Biblical maturity and musical greatness. Teaching students how to be successful is important to me.

Key Scripture
Philippians 3:7-8a "But whatever gain I had, I counted as loss for the sake of Christ. Indeed, I count everything as loss because of the surpassing worth of knowing Christ Jesus my Lord."

Personal Information
Family: Married to Anna Crawford, three children who all attend FCA
Church: Westview Baptist Church (where he is Minister of Music)


Mr. Hector M. Zavala

String Orchestra - 5th Grade to 12th Grade

Educational Background
Shenandoah University, Winchester Virginia
Masters in Music Education
Masters in Instrumental Conducting
Escuela Superior De Music y Danza de Monterrey, Mexico
Bachelor in Violin Performance

Experience
Fellowship Bible Church WV
Washington County Public Schools
Loudoun County Public Schools
Escuela Superior De Music y Danza

Favorite Part of Teaching
Setting good playing foundations

Key Scripture
Psalm 150:3 "Praise Him with Strings and Pipe."

Personal Information
Family: Married to Adrienne Zavala, two children Diego and Mateo
Church: Fellowship Bible Church


Jennifer Mann

Ms. Jennifer Mann

High School Choir

Educational Background
B.A. in Education K-8 - Covenant College
15 graduate Credits in Curriculum and Instruction
ACSI Teacher Certification

Favorite Part of Teaching
My favorite part of teaching is knowing that I am in the service of the Lord and able to teach and encourage the students that He has specifically placed in my classroom each year.

Key Scripture
1 John 4:4: “Little children, you are from God and have overcome them, for he who is in you is greater than he who is in the world.”

Personal Information
Family:
Three sons, two daughter-in-laws, and six grandsons
Church: Fellowship Bible Church


Holly Romine

Mrs. Holly Romine

World History 9, US History I 10, US History II 11, American Government 12 & Bible 11

Educational Background
B.S. Secondary Education (Social Studies) - Shepherd University
ACSI Teacher's Certification

Favorite Part of Teaching
Engaging students to think Biblically about every area of life

Key Scripture
2nd Chronicles 16:9 "For the eyes of the LORD run to and fro throughout the whole earth, to give strong support to those whose heart is blameless toward him."

Personal Information
Family: Married to Scott Romine, two children
Church: Centerpoint Bible Church


Jason Swinehart

Mr. Jason Swinehart

Computer 9, High School Advanced Computer, & IT Director

Educational Background
B.S. in Bible Emphasis in Youth Ministries - Clarks Summit University (Formerly Baptist Bible College)
M.Ed in Learning and Teaching - Liberty University
+13 Graduate credits in Education
ACSI Professional Certification

Clubs
CodeClub FCA (Upper Elementary & Middle School)
Raspberry Pi Club (High School)

Favorite Part of Teaching
Teaching is about life change.  When the students leave my class during the day or at the end of the year, they should be different than when they walked in.  The ability to see growth and change in students is what gets me pumped about teaching...that and coffee.

Key Scripture
2 Timothy 1:7 & 2:22

Personal Information
Family: Married to Heather Swinehart, four children
Church: Centerpoint Bible Church


Jennifer Mann

Mrs. Heather Mann

Biology, Environmental Science, Anatomy & Physiology

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Educational Background
B.S. in Chemistry and Biology - Shepherd University
3 Graduate Credits in Education
ACSI Teachers Certification

Favorite Part of Teaching
Showing students God's magnificent creation every day through science

Key Scripture
1 Corinthians 15:58 "Therefore, my dear brothers and sisters, stand firm. Let nothing move you. Always give yourselves fully to the work of the Lord, because you know that your labor in the Lord is not in vain."

Personal Information
Family:
Married to Benjamin Mann, FCA Graduate 2003, three children
Church: Fellowship Bible Church


Ila Carper

Mrs. Ila Carper

English 9, English 10, English 11, English 12, Speech 11, Career Class 11 & High School Drama

Educational Background
Bachelor of Science in Nursing - West Virginia University
Credits from Fresno Pacific University
ACSI Teacher Certification

Favorite Part of Teaching
My favorite aspect of teaching is encouraging young men and women to accept the challenges set before them and to utilize their God-given talents and abilities to learn, mature, serve, and make a difference wherever the Lord leads them.

Key Scripture

Proverbs 3: 5-6 "Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways acknowledge Him, and He shall direct your paths."

Personal Information

Family: Married to Olin Carper, three children
Church: Connections Community Church


Larry Kerns

Mr. Larry Kerns

Physical Science, Chemistry, Physics, Algebra II, & Statistics

Educational Background
B.S. in Physics - West Virginia University
Working on Masters of Education at Cairn University

Favorite Part of Teaching
Seeing students improve in their education but more importantly Christians and young people.

Key Scripture
2 Corinthians 12:9-10 "But he said to me, “My grace is sufficient for you, for my power is made perfect in weakness.” Therefore I will boast all the more gladly of my weaknesses, so that the power of Christ may rest upon me. For the sake of Christ, then, I am content with weaknesses, insults, hardships, persecutions, and calamities. For when I am weak, then I am strong."

Personal Information
Family: Married to Ashley Kerns
Church: Centerpoint Bible Church


Monika Daugherty

Mrs. Monika Daugherty

Pre-Calculus, Calculus & Geometry 9

Educational Background
Bachelor of Science in Mathematics Education 5-Adult - Concord University
Associate of Arts in Bible - Appalachian Bible College
ACSI Teacher Certification

Favorite Part of Teaching
Getting to know my students on an individual level and watching them grow and learn and be capable of solving problems that were challenging to them.

Key Scripture
Colossians 3:23 "And whatever you do, do it heartily, as to the Lord and not to men"

Personal Information
Family:
Married to Rob Daugherty, four daughters
Church: Centerpoint Bible Church


Abby Hill - Elementary Physical Education Pre-K – 5th grade

Mrs. Abby Hill

High School Health

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Educational Background
Bachelor of Science Degree Health & Physical Education - Eastern Mennonite University
Minor in Coaching
ACSI Teacher Certification

Favorite Part of Teaching
Developing students into healthy young adults that are equipped to fulfill God’s purpose

Key Scripture
Proverbs 3:5 “Trust in the Lord with all thine heart; and lean not unto thine own understanding.”

Personal Information
Family: Married to Michael Hill, two daughters
Church: Fellowship Bible Church (VA)


Karla Macias

Mrs. Karla Macias

Foreign Language (9th & 10th grade)

Educational Background
B.S. Interdisciplinary Studies concentration in Education - University of Texas at El Paso
Early childhood certification
Bilingual certification
ACSI Educator Certificate

Favorite Part of Teaching
Building relationships with teachers and students. I also love watching students grow in the skill and subject being taught.  

Key Scripture
Psalm 19:14 "Let the words of my mouth and the meditation of my heart be acceptable in your sight, O Lord, my rock and my redeemer."

Personal Information
Family: Married to Julio Macias, three daughters