Robin Bruce

Robin Bruce – Grades 3/4 and 5/6/7, Latin Grades 3-7


  • B.A., Classics, Randolph-Macon College
  • Taught Latin to grades 6-12 in Henrico County Public Schools
  • Proficiency in Latin, Greek, Spanish, French, Japanese
  • Teaching Director for Teen CBS


Jody Hoornick

Jody Hoornik – Grade 2


  • B.S., Elementary Education,┬áNyack College
  • Teaching experience in Christian schools
  • Teaching experience (4 years) at Tall Oaks Classical School, Wilmington, DE
  • Teaching experience in home school co-ops
  • Wife and mother of 3 children
  • Attends West End Presbyterian Church
Alisa Adams 2015-16

Alisa Adams – Grade 1


  • Elementary Education teacher, with 25+ years of experience in 1st-5th grades
  • Former Teacher of the Year, A.M. Davis Elementary
  • B. A., Covenant College, Lookout Mountain, TN
  • Homeschool Literature Class Teacher
  • Women’s Bible Study Teacher
Gigi Mills

Gigi Mills – Kindergarten


  • B.S., Elementary Education, University of Memphis
  • M.Ed., Early Childhood Education, Middle Tennessee State University
  • 37 years of teaching experience
  • Children’s Sunday school teacher
  • Married to the Rev. Deacon Ken Mills, Clergy in Charge of Holy Cross Reformed Episcopal Mission
Penny Stein

Penny Stein – Math and Science, Grades 3-6


  • B.S., Mechanical Engineering, University of Maryland
  • M.B.A.,University of Richmond
  • 10 years of teaching experience in the Henrico county school system, Collegiate School and Saint Catherine’s School
  • Society of Women Engineers: Liaison Committee of Science Museum of Virginia
  • Married with three children
  • Attends Shady Grove United Methodist Church
  • Enjoys gardening, cooking, home renovation, and an occasional golf game with her husband
Vanessa Peete

Vanessa Peete- French and History, Business Administrator


  • B.A., French and History, University of Virginia
  • M.B.A., College of William & Mary
  • Attends St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church
  • Wife and mother of two children




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Burrell Stultz – Science Grades K – 6

  • BA, Math/Elementary Education, Westhampton College
  • 45 year veteran teacher, Collegiate School, Henrico Public Schools
  • Member, Reveille UMC- “Head of Sunday School Programs; “Stephen Ministries”
  • Wife, and mother of recently deceased daughter-Elizabeth Stultz-Moore; grandmother of two girls
Gayle Augst

Gayle Augst – Librarian


  • B.S., Elementary Education (K-8) Longwood College
  • Kindergarten Teacher, Henrico County Public Schools-Tuckahoe Elementary
  • First and Second Grade Teacher, St. Michael’s Episcopal School
  • Lead Summer Creative Writing Program, Grades 1-4
  • 30+ Years Full/Part-Time Teaching Experience



Claire Berry, Art Teacher


  • B.F.A., Interior Design, Virginia Commonwealth University
  • Teaching experience at St. Catherine’s School
  • Involved with the SOHO mentoring program and the Artventure Summer Camp at the Visual Arts Center
  • Attends Redemption Hill Church
Mark Busser

Mark Busser – Physical Education Grades K – 6


  • BS, Physical Education, James Madison University
  • MS, Health Education, VCU
  • former YMCA Community Program and Aquatics director
  • Previous experience teaching P.E. at Richmond area private school
  • Currently coaching ‘diving’ for St. Catherine’s and St. Christopher’s Schools




Kim Taulbee, Music


  • Experienced worship leader and music director
  • Evangel University, Springfield, MO, B.A. Music Education
  • Specialized license for music and youth; Orff approach
  • Certification to teach grades K-12 vocal and instrumental music, since 1983
  • Associate Director of Music , Third Church, Richmond, VA, 2003 to present
  • Interest in songwriting, music composition, arranging and orchestrating
  • Married, father of three children