Amy Pino

Amy Pino – Kindergarten


  • B.A., Political Science from Virginia Commonwealth University
  • Teaching experience at Jackson Hole Classical Academy in Wyoming
  • 6 years of experience as a Homeschool Teacher
  • Wife and mother of 4 children
  • Attends Hope Point Church
Leslie van den Berg

Leslie van den Berg – Grade 1


  • B.S., Child Development with K-6 Teaching Licensure, Meredith College
  • 13 years experience teaching K/1st grade in NC, China, and Taiwan
  • Approximately 15 years of experience teaching ballet
  • Member of and AWANA Sparks Director at Mount Vernon Baptist Church
  • Community Bible Study participant
  • Enjoys baking, scrapbooking, and traveling the world, especially through mission trips
Jody Hoornick

Jody Hoornik – Grade 2


  • B.S., Elementary Education, Nyack 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 three children
  • Attends West End Presbyterian Church

Kat Cornett – Grade 3


  • B.S., Elementary Education, Cumberland College
  • Teaching experience in public and Christian schools
  • 8 years of experience as a homeschool teacher
  • Wife and mother of 3 children and 2 grandchildren
  • Attends Bethany Place Baptist Church
Elizabeth Dyson

Elizabeth Dyson – Grade 4


  • B.A., Education, College of William & Mary
  • Over 30 years of teaching experience  with 5 in public school and the remainder in Christian schools in Charlottesville and Chesterfield.
  • Wife, mother of 2, and grandmother of 5 wonderful grandchildren.
  • Member of Hope Point Church serving as a Connect group leader with her husband in their home and as an active part of the greeters at the worship services.
  • Enjoys flower gardening, Christian music, spending time with family, and an occasional round of golf.
Robin Bruce

Robin Bruce – Grades 5-8 Homeroom, Latin Grades 3-8


  • 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


Vanessa Peete

Vanessa Peete – French and Math, 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



Claire Berry — Art


  • B.F.A., Interior Design, Virginia Commonwealth University
  • Teaching experience at St. Catherine’s School, St. Christopher’s School and The Visual Arts Center of Richmond
  • Involved with the ArtVenture Summer Camp at the Visual Arts Center
  • Attends Grace Gospel Chapel and involved with Bible Study Fellowship

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
Frank Creasy 2020 #2

Frank Creasy – Physical Education


  • Group Fitness instructor at Hermitage Country Club
  • Karate teacher (15 years) with Chesterfield Karate
  • ACE  Group Fitness Instructor and Crunch Fitness instructor
  • Former Corporate Training Instructor, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, 1991-2000
  • Trained employees in hard and soft skills (team building)
  • Wrestled in high-school, and at George Mason University
  • Played 4 years of soccer, 2 at Longwood College and 2 in Germany
  • Served in the Air Force
  • Henrico County Public Schools, substitute Teacher
  • Married, enjoys children of all ages, and acting for tv/commercials/theater