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Scott Mac Leod


Scott Mac Leod is a retired career Infantry Officer and former Brigade and Battalion Commander. Colonel Mac Leod has more than 31 years of service, two deployments to Iraq, and is a graduate of the U.S. Army War College. He is also an adult discipleship leader and Board Chairman at his church, GT Austin. The Mac Leod family has been involved with Summit since 2009.


Sally Nunez

Assistant Headmaster Secondary Principal

Lydia Varnier

Assistant Headmaster Elementary Principal


Val Billups

IT Director/MS Computers

Nan Castello

Office Manager

Melanie Norris

Marketing Director

Shelley Jordan

Director of Sales and Operations

Kyle Sturgell

Dean of Students / Athletic Director

Bev Ott

Facilities Manager/Cafeteria

Stacy Faulks


Ginger Lambert

Impact Education Director


Melissa Drake

PreK Teacher

Tamara Rae

PreK Teacher

Trina Poisson

Teacher's Aide

Monique Keeley



A’lan Trotter

Elementary Aide

Amy Van Laningham

Kindergarten Teacher

Brooke May

2nd Grade Teacher

Christy Lockhart

Math Interventionist

Donna Edmonds

1st Grade Teacher

Gayleigh Cotnam

Elementary Art Teacher

Jackie Gillis

5th Grade Teacher

Jarrell Bussey

Physical Education

Joshua Zambrano

Spanish & Middle School Bible

Laila Glenn

3rd Grade Teacher

Megan Pelt

Elementary Aide

Michelle Buterbaugh

1st Grade Teacher

Natalie Lark

Pre-Kindergarten Teacher

Paris Woolsey

Elementary Music, Secondary Choir & Library

Monique Keeley



Aaron Fisher

Social Studies

Amy Casey

Secondary English

Angel VĂ©lez

Secondary Spanish

Anna Bales


Erin Mwalwanda

Learning Center Instructor

Jarrell Bussey

Physical Education

Joshua Zambrano

Spanish & Middle School Bible

Matthew Villegas

Intermediate Bible, Math & History

Melissa Tapperson

Secondary Math & Science

Paris Woolsey

Elementary Music, Secondary Choir & Library

Sydney White

Middle School Science

Monique Keeley


Amy Smith

Intermediate English/AP English

Lorin Pogue

IS/HS History

Jason Calcote

High School Bible

Doug Landers

HS Math/Engineering

Paul Austin

Innovation Director - Computer Science


Tara Strain

College Guidance Counselor

Janey Martin

Office Assistant

Mike Millard


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