faculty.

Our faculty and staff are comprised of dedicated professionals with a singular mission: providing a unique and exceptional academic environment for gifted, talented and high ability scholars. As experts in their respective fields and in gifted education, our faculty and staff offer a rich and comprehensive educational experience for our scholars. 

KATHY LYDA, MS

Head of School

candis barber, BME

Performing Arts Faculty

Director Firehawk Rock

jenn dawson

Facilities Management

jeremy edins,BA

Upper & Middle School Faculty
Upper School Advisor

House Copernica

sharon gorman, BS

Business Administration

Amy Klein, MS

Health Promotion Faculty

julie mcghee, meD

Visual Arts Faculty

English Language Arts Faculty

Upper School Advisor

House Daktylis

carol raymond,meD

Director of Testing & Assessment

College Advising

Upper School Faculty

Joe Sturgeon,MFA

Performing Arts Faculty

Upper School Lang. Arts Faculty

aimee anglin, BA

Assistant Head of School

Gayle Brown, MBA

Middle and Upper School Faculty

Upper School Advisor

House Sirius

brenda edins, BEd

Middle School Faculty

Middle School Advisor

evan fuchs, bs

Upper & Middle School Faculty

Middle School Advisor

Scholar Advocate

megan hitchings,Ba

Lower School Faculty

Lower School Advisor

Fiery Hills Coordinator

McKensie Kreutzer,Ms,MAT 

Middle & Upper School Faculty

Lower School Faculty

Lower School Advisor

Middle School Faculty

Middle School Advisor

Curriculum Coordinator

Lower  School Faculty

Lower School Advisor

kerensa prostek, MEd

allison ross, MEd

mimi turbeville, BA

E.A. Young Academy does  not and shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion (creed), gender, gender expression, age, national origin (ancestry), disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or military status, in the administration of its educational and admissions policies, financial aid, and other school sponsored programs. These activities include, but are not limited to, hiring and firing of staff, selection of volunteers and vendors, and provision of services. We are committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming environment for all members of our staff, scholars, volunteers, and community.