United Christian School Staff & Teachers
Alan Emory, Administrator
Mr. Emory has an elementary education degree from Mid-American Christian
University in Oklahoma and has served 12 years as Administrator for two
different Christian schools (including five years in a Classical School). He is an
ordained pastor and served as a substitute teacher at UCS for the past two
years. He knows and loves the school and its students and staff.
Carrie Durnez, Finance Manager
Mrs. Durnez is in her seventh year at UCS. She is responsible for organizational finance matters.
Lynda Hilton, Director of Early Education
With twenty plus years of pre-school teaching and administration experience, Ms. Hilton is in her fifth year of heading up our pre-school program.
Jill Maynard, Kindergarten
Jill Maynard – A graduate of North Central Bible College with a degree in elementary education with a minor in Christian education, Mrs. Maynard is in her twelth year of teaching at UCS.
Wendy Hutchinson, First Grade
Mrs. Hutchinson has been teaching twelve years and earned her degree from Northern Arizona University. This is her third year at UCS.
Brittney Miller, Second Grade
Ms. Miller comes to us from Payson, AZ. Her previous experience included K4 teaching. This is her forth year at UCS.
Reanna Byrd, Third Grade
Kelsea Combs, Fourth Grade
Mary Frewin, Fifth Grade
Mrs. Frewin is a graduate of Northern Arizona University with a major in elementary education. This is her third year at UCS.
Sharon Ackerman, Sixth Grade
Athletic Director, 7-12th Grade Science, Latin, & PE
Roger Day, 7-12th Grade Humanities
Mr. Day is a graduate of San Diego Christian College and Southern Theological Seminary, with a Masters in Theology and a major in Apologetics.
Wendy Brink, 7th-12th Grade Math
Preschool & Child Care Assistants
involved with the TEACH program – Brandi Phillips, Tanya Schoonover, and Dawn Blaire assist in the pre-school and child care programs