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The Lord is the One who goes ahead of you; He will be with you; He will not fail you or forsake you. Do not fear or be dismayed. - Deuteronomy 31:8
Mrs. Crockett is thrilled to have the opportunity to serve St. Michael’s as principal. She holds a Bachelor's Degree in Elementary Education from Concord University in Athens, WV. She has experience teaching in the public and private school settings at both the elementary and preschool levels.
Prior to teaching Mrs. Crockett was a preschool director. She took a short break from working to raise her children, and found her home amongst the dedicated and passionate staff at St. Michael’s Academy. Ms. Crockett resides in Warrenton with her husband, two sons, their dogs, Birdie and Mac, and cat Sweetie Pie. Mrs. Crockett is a member of Cornerstone Baptist Church.
Wherever your treasure is, there the desires of your heart will also be. - Luke 12:34
Ms. Anita brings years of experience teaching Pre-K4, to her work as Preschool Administrator for St. Michael’s Academy. She studied Early Childhood Education at Ashford University and has completed ACSI Coursework in Principles and Practices of Christian Early Education. She has been an active member of Midland Church of the Brethren for over 30 years, having served on the Church Board, as a Sunday School teacher, as a Youth/Children’s Ministry Advisor, and as Treasurer on the Education Board.
Ms. Anita is a single mom to two boys, and they live in Sumerduck. Luke 12:22-34 has had significant meaning in her life over the past few years, reminding her of God’s love and omnipotence. Verse 34 states, Wherever your treasure is, there the desires of your heart will also be. Ms. Anita’s sons and students have been the treasures in her life and have assured her that God is in control. She knows that He has put her here for a reason, and for that she is truly grateful.
1 Samuel 1:27 “ I asked the Lord to give me this boy, and he has granted my request.”
Stephanie Wright first came to St. Michaels when her son was in preschool. When he went to elementary school; she knew she wanted to work as an elementary school teacher at St. Michaels so she came back as a substitute and then quickly accepted a preschool teaching assistant position. Stephanie has been working with children for over ten years. She received both her bachelor’s and Master’s in Social Work with a credential in School Social Work from San Diego State University. She was a substitute teacher for K-8 in various public-school districts in California, a School Social Worker for both elementary and middle school in San Diego, and an applied behavior analysis (ABA) therapist for children here in Virginia and in Texas.
Mrs. Wright lives in Gainesville with her husband of 20 years along with their son, their wonderful miracle and blessing from God. When she is not teaching, she is soaking up family time, laughing with her mom friends, trying new recipes, and thanking God for giving her the opportunity to be a mother. Mrs. Wright and her family attend Park Valley Church.
1 Corinthians 13:4-8
“Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, does not boast, it’s not proud. It does not dishonor others, it’s not self-seeking, it’s not easily angered, it keeps no record of wrongs. Love does not delight in evil but rejoices with the truth. It always protects, always trusts, always hopes, always preserves.”
Mrs. Cuny and her husband, Gary, began their journey together 19 years ago in Rome, Italy and got married there in the most beautiful church on top of the Spanish Steps, Trinita Dei Monti. After a few years of traveling and living overseas they moved to Haymarket, Virginia and have lived here for the past 16 years. They are blessed with two beautiful kids, ages 15 and 10.
Mrs. Cuny was thrilled to be able to work at St. Michael’s Academy. This school is like a family to her. The minute she walked through the school doors seven years ago when her youngest son, Anthony, started preschool she knew that this was the place God wanted her to be. Every single teacher here cares about their students and goes above and beyond their teaching duties. Mrs.Cuny began to offer her time and services as a volunteer in the classroom and special events followed by a full time substitute in the different classrooms. After spending more and more time with the students and with the amazing staff at St.Michael’s Academy she was thrilled to join the school faculty as an assistant, assistant teacher, then a lead PreK-4 teacher and now Mrs. Cuny pours her heart into teaching 1st grade. This will be her 4th year teaching 1st grade at St.Michael’s Academy and she loves it with all her heart!! Teaching is her true passion and she truly enjoys being in the classroom, watching the joy on her students' faces as they learn and grow with God.
Mrs. Cuny holds a Bachelor’s & Masters degree in international economics and is currently pursuing her teaching degree.
When she is not teaching, she loves spending time with my family, traveling, reading, cooking and long walks with their family dog Duke.
Be joyful in hope, patient in affliction, faithful in prayer. Romans 12:12 (NIV)
Mrs. Royal and her family just moved to Northern Virginia from Florida in November 2020. She was thrilled to be able to join the St. Michael’s family as a teacher and a school parent to her son. She has a bachelor’s degree in elementary education from Averett University. Prior to joining St. Michaels academy, Mrs. Royal taught kindergarten and first grade in public and private schools for five years before being blessed with the opportunity to homeschool her own son for kindergarten. Mrs. Royal lives in Manassas with her husband, 7-year-old son, dog, and cat.
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 - Proverbs 3:5
Mrs. Yancy is a proud graduate of the University of North Carolina-Wilmington with a degree in Elementary Education. Her experience in the classroom includes preschool thru elementary levels in both private and public school systems. After serving as a regular substitute in Prince William County for the last 5 years, Mrs. Yancy joined the family of St. Michael’s Academy in 2015 as a Second grade teacher. She feels very strongly that God has called her to this position and feels honored to serve in this ministry.
Mrs. Yancy is happily married to John Yancy, the head Golf Professional at Heritage Hunt, and together, they have two beautiful daughters, Meghan and Molly and two adorable puppies, Brutus and Bella. They moved from Raleigh, North Carolina to Gainesville 8 years ago, quickly found a church home at Park Valley Church, and can often times be seen serving as a greeter or a Park Valley Roadie.
In her free time, Michele loves singing to worship music, photography, reading, going to the movies, and watching her girls dance competitively at Gainesville Dance Center.
No one has ever seen God; but if we love one another, God lives in us and His love is made complete in us.
1 John 4:12
Mrs. Folsom grew up in small town in Connecticut. Her parents came from completely different worlds; her dad was from a village in Spain and her mom was a fearless New Yorker. They instilled in her a love of God and the belief there were no limits to what she could accomplish in life. This determination and desire to succeed helped her achieve many things in life. Her faith in Jesus and belief in herself helped Mrs. Folsom stay optimistic as she fought cancer as a teenager. She graduated from American University with a B.A., and while there, she shared her faith story on retreats to let other young adults know Jesus is walking with us, giving us the strength to persevere even in the darkest moments in life. Experiencing love and encouragement through family, friends, doctors, and strangers throughout her life showed her that the Lord is alive, working through people.
Mrs. Folsom decided to get a master’s degree in teaching from George Mason University, and received an M.Ed. as well as a Virginia state license. After graduation, she met her amazing husband, Matt, and accepted a teaching position in Fairfax, VA. Mrs. Folsom left teaching seven years later to begin another wonderful adventure---motherhood! The Folsom family doubled between 2003 and 2005, welcoming two little loves, Andrew, and Emily! These two miracles made their lives complete! When the Folsom children were in Elementary School, Mrs. Folsom accepted a Kindergarten Assistant teacher position in her children’s school. The years Mrs. Folsom has taught affirmed her desire to become a teacher who will make a positive difference in a child’s life. Nine years later, she decided it was time to have her own class again. She accepted the second-grade teacher position at SMA. Mrs. Folsom understands now more than ever that her purpose in life is to be an empathic, happy, and helpful person by living a life filled with joy. She is extremely excited to continue her journey as an educator of children as a part of the passionate and faith-based teaching team at St. Michael’s academy.
For I know the plans I have for you, says the Lord. They are plans for good, not evil, to give you a future and a hope. - Jeremiah 29:11
Mrs. Sanderson loves St. Michael's Academy, and she is thankful and blessed to be a part of it! She earned her BA at George Mason University. This is her 7th year at St. Michael's and her 9th year teaching. She loves teaching because every day is a new adventure. Her favorite subject is reading. If she could, she would read all day! Her husband is a Prince William County firefighter, and her two children, Adelyn and Tobin, attend St. Michael's Academy. When she's not at school, she enjoys reading, writing, cooking, baking, and photography. She is thankful to be a part of this lovely school. Driving to work every day is a privilege and an honor for her.
For we are God's workmanship, created in Christ Jesus to do good works, which God prepared in advance for us to do. - Ephesians 2:10
Mrs. Munson returns to St. Michael's with an excited and humbled heart! She comes to teaching after being home with her children, helping to plant a church, building and leading a student/children's ministry, and substituting in Prince William Public Schools … all of which have prepared her for this year! Ms. Munson is a California native, earning her Bachelor's Degree at California State University, Sacramento, and her and Teaching Credential from Chapman University. She has taught Kindergarten through 8th grade in the public school system but treasures her experiences of serving Lord through ministry. As these two paths come together, Ms. Munson gets to share her love for the Lord by serving His children at St. Michael's.
Mrs. Munson and her husband recently celebrated their 30th anniversary and are so thankful that God has given them these years together. They have two teens, each a blessing in their own special ways. As a family, they love exploring God's gifts in nature. They enjoy time outside on their bikes or just walking along trails. The Munsons attend and serve at The Life Church in Manassas by leading a small group and facilitating a marriage ministry for engaged and struggling couples.
She loves to watch how this truth has brought her to many places in her life, including St. Michael's!
“May the God who gives you encouragement and endurance give you the same attitude of mind toward each other that Christ Jesus had so with that one mind and one voice you may glorify God and the father of our Lord Jesus Christ.” Romans 15:5-6
Heather has experience teaching in both public and private Christian schools. She has taught pre-k for 10 years and substituted in the school system. She has a degree in Criminal Justice with a minor in Psychology from George Mason University. She was previously employed as an in-home counselor with children, as well as with adults with mental health disabilities. She has two children and lives in the heart of Warrenton. She has a theatre background and is looking forward to integrating a theatre program at St. Michael’s as an extracurricular activity. She enjoys getting to know her students and their different learning needs. She enjoys crafts, practicing mindfulness, coloring, going to the beach and making memories with her family.
All your children shall be taught by the Lord, and shall be the peace of your children. – Isaiah 54:13
Ms. Christina is excited to join the St. Michael’s faculty after assisting as a room mother, volunteer and substitute teacher. Prior to joining the St. Michael’s staff, she worked with Marriott International in various roles including Sales and Events, Operations and Customer Relations. Upon leaving Marriott, she was blessed with the best job ever, the opportunity to be a stay-at-home mom. Ms. Christina lives in Gainesville with her husband, two children and two dogs, and she attends Gainesville United Methodist Church.
"For I know the plans I have for you,” says the Lord. “They are plans for good, and not for evil, to give you a future and a hope." –Jeremiah 29:11
Ms. Patty is so thrilled to be the art teacher St. Michael’s family! She loves art and cannot wait to help each child foster their own creativity!
Ms. Patty has worked with preschool and elementary children since the young age of 14. Some of her most favorite days were spent during the summer months when she was a camp counselor. Ms. Patty was a K3 assistant, and a lead aftercare counselor at Christian Center School in Alexandria. More recently, she was the K4 assistant and the science teacher at Silo Center Preschool in Lorton.
Ms. Patty and her husband have been married for 10 years, and they have three beautiful children, Casey, Sophia, and Odette. They attend Gateway Bible Church in Gainesville.
“For I know the plans I have for you,’ says the Lord, ‘plans for peace and well-being and not for disaster, to give you a future and a hope.” Jeremiah 29:11
Mrs. Baugher is excited to be a new Pre- K 4 lead teacher for St. Michael’s Academy this year. She was introduced to the school during her college practicum in 2019, and then taught as a substitute lead teacher in the winter and spring of 2020. Mrs. Baugher has her bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood Education through Bluefield College in Virginia. She has also taught Elementary children’s church for many years and various age groups through homeschool co-ops.
Mrs. Baugher lives in Warrenton, VA with her husband and two youngest daughters. Her oldest daughter is attending nursing school in Powell, Wyoming. Mrs. Baugher enjoys singing, reading, hiking, and traveling.
This is the day which the Lord has made; we will rejoice and be glad in it. - Psalm 118:24
Ms. Heather holds a college degree and a Child Development Associate (CDA) Credential. She taught 3-, 4-, and 5-year-old PreK students for three years prior to joining the faculty of St. Michael’s. Before embarking on her educational career, Ms. Heather worked in several large corporations as a customer service representative and in sales. She began working at SMA in 2009, and lives with her husband and three children in Haymarket. She enjoys jogging, computers, reading, and shopping for shoes.
“So now faith, hope, and love abide, these three; but the greatest of these is love.”
1 Corinthians 13:13
Mrs. Patrick started at St. Michael’s Academy as a substitute teacher before joining the
staff as a lead pre-K teacher in 2011. In 2015, her family moved overseas for three
years to Bangkok, Thailand. It was an amazing adventure for her family but she is
thrilled and honored to be back at home at St. Michael’s Academy. Mrs. Patrick has
been married for 27 years to Rusty, whom she met while at the University of Alabama,
where she graduated with a BA in Communications. She has two children: Colin, a
senior at the University of Alabama and Keira, a freshman at Battlefield. When not
teaching, Mrs. Patrick enjoys reading, cooking, traveling, and Alabama football. Roll
"Therefore do not be anxious about tomorrow, for tomorrow will be anxious for itself. Sufficient for the day is its own trouble." Matthew 6:34.
"Do everything in love." 1 Corinthians 16:14
Mrs. Gonzalez was born in Torrejon, Spain and has lived in many places following her
father’s career in the Air Force.
She has been married for almost 30 years and has three sons and two granddaughters.
She loves outdoor activities, and her favorites are hiking and skiing. She LOVES the
fall season with the changing of the leaves.
Mrs. Gonzalez started working at SMA as a substitute teacher. She said, “It was such
an amazing place to work that when the “floater” job came open I decided to give it a
try. It is the best decision I’ve made. I love the ladies I work with, they have become
family to me. The kids make me smile every day and I feel so blessed to work at SMA."
Mrs. Gonzalez shares her love with the students each and every day and in everything
"And I am sure of this, that he who began a good work in you will bring it to completion at the day of Jesus Christ." – Philippians 1:6
Susan Kent is pleased to join St. Michael’s staff this year as a Pre-K Assistant . She was born and grew up in Maryland. She attended Messiah College in Pennsylvania where she earned a degree in Behavioral Science. Shortly after graduating from college, she was married to her husband and they were blessed with five children. She and her family moved to Virginia in the spring of 1999. Soon after the birth of her third child, she became a full time stay at home mom and began homeschooling her oldest. In the Lord’s strength she and her husband homeschooled their children through high school. Now that her children are grown, she is slowly stepping back into working outside the home and is thrilled to be working with young children again. She enjoys watching the little ones learn and grow and is thankful for this opportunity to serve as an assistant at St. Michaels Academy.
“Show me Your ways, Lord, teach me your paths. Guide me in Your truth and teach me,
for You are God my savior, and my hope is in You all day long.” Psalm 25:4-5
Ms. Bonnie is excited to join St. Michael’s faculty after assisting as a room mother,
volunteer, and substitute teacher. Prior to joining the St. Michael’s staff, she worked at a
dental office in various roles including assisting the doctor and receptionist. Upon
leaving the dental office, she was blessed with the best job ever, the opportunity to be a
stay-at-home mom. Ms. Bonnie lives in Bealeton with her husband Paul, beautiful
daughter Natalie and wonderful Golden Retriever, Harley. She also attends Saints Peter
and Paul Antiochian Orthodox Christian Church.
“I am reminded of your sincere faith, a faith that dwelt first in your grandmother Lois and
your mother Eunice and now, I am sure, dwells in you as well. For this reason, I remind
you to fan into flame the gift of God, which is in you through the laying on of my hands,
for God gave us a spirit not of fear but of power and love and self-control” 2 Timothy
Ms. Grace joined St. Michael’s Academy during the 2019-2020 school year as a Pre-K4
Teacher’s Assistant. She graduated with her associate degree in 2020 from Northern
Virginia Community College and is planning to begin her bachelor’s degree in the Fall of
2021. Her first experience with children was when she became an aunt to her beautiful
nephew, Cole. In 2018, she began working and volunteering with the Park Valley
children’s ministry, and her experience there further established the love that she had
for children and teaching them about the Lord. When she saw an opening for a
Teacher’s Assistant at St. Michael’s, she prayerfully decided to apply. As Ms. Grace
continues to work with children, she understands more and more the significance of
pouring into, and encouraging the heart of a child. Ms. Grace feels blessed to be a part
of the family at St. Michael’s Academy.
The LORD is my strength and my shield; my heart trusts in Him, and I receive help. My heart rejoices, and I give thanks to Him with my song. - Psalm 28:7
First and foremost, Mrs. Girard is a Christian and feels called by God to teach. She has a Bacheloriate degree in Music Education from Florida State University and was certified to teach K-12 by the State of Florida. In the past 48 years she has taught private studio music lessons, taught public school music, private school music, homeschooled her two sons and taught many other courses and work shops to both children and adults. She loves teaching and loves her students.
Mrs. Girard has been married to her husband Greg for 42 years now and have moved many places as they served our Lord and he served in the United States Air Force. They have 2 sons, 6 grandchildren and two dogs. (One dog loves to be read to as a therapy dog.) Mrs. Girard also enjoys hiking, gardening, sewing and of course music.
The Lord Himself goes before you and will be with you; he will never leave you nor forsake you. Deuteronomy 31:8
Ms. Linda really feels blessed to be a part of this school family for the past eleven years. She started as a substitute teacher for the first year in 2010. In the fall of 2011, she took a permanent position as our P.E. teacher. Ms. Linda graduated from Somerset College with a liberal arts degree. She strives to make physical education fun for the students, passing on her love of exercise and games. She feels that God had the perfect job planned for her, because she has always loved exercising.
Ms. Linda and her husband recently built a house on a lake, with a bike and walking trail access right in her backyard. They really like these outdoor activities together.
I have no greater joy than to hear that my children walk in the truth. - 3 John 1:4
Ms. Curtze joined St. Michael's Academy as a substitute teacher for the preschool and a lunch supervisor for the Vint Hill campus. Previously, she volunteered and substitute taught at HBCPK for 6 years while also enjoying being a stay at home mom. Born in Erie, Pennsylvania, Ms. Curtze graduated with a degree in Finance from Penn State and worked in the financial planning industry.
She is married to Andrew Curtze who works for the Fairfax Country Police Department. Ms. Curtze has two children.
Now faith is the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of things not seen. – Hebrews 11:1
Mrs. Hewitt joined St. Michael's in November 2015. She was previously a preschool Assistant Teacher before moving into her current role as elementary receptionist. Mrs. Hewitt has lived in Virginia since January 2014. Before moving here, she lived in Pennsylvania for 14 years. There, she worked as a Title 1 Assistant for 13 years in one of the elementary schools in her town. Mrs. Hewitt lives in Warrenton with her husband, Jim, and their dachshund named Heidi. Her daughter Suzanne lives in Virginia Beach. Her son Ryan lives in Illinois with his wife, Jessica and her two grandchildren, Charli and Cillian. In her spare time, Mrs. Hewitt enjoys reading, watching old movies, and decorating her house.