Faculty & Staff

Kim Wigington – Principal  [Email]

BSEd Education: Kennesaw State
MEd School Counseling: University of West Georgia
EDS Educational Leadership: Lincoln Memorial University

Certifications: Secondary English Education, School Counseling, Educational Leadership

•Cartersville High School, Teacher: 1989-1995
•Allatoona Elementary School, Counselor: 1996-2000
•North Cobb Christian School, Counselor/Adminstrator: 2000-2002
Founded Brookwood Christian School 2004
•Principal/Director Brookwood Christian 2004-Present

Tammy Urban – Director of Development & Communications  [Email]

BSEd Education: Georgia Southern
MS Applied Statistics: Kennesaw State

Certifications: Secondary Mathematics Education, Gifted-in-Field, Teacher Support Specialist

•Newnan High School, Teacher: 1992-2004
•East Paulding High School, Teacher: 2004-2006
•Kennesaw Mountain High School, Teacher: 2006-2008
•Allatoona High School, Teacher: 2008-2010
•Educational Testing Service, AP Stat Exam Reader: 2002-2007
•Brookwood Christian School, Teacher: 2012-Present
•Brookwood Christian School, Director of Development: 2016-Present

Danielle Anderson – Director of Student Services  [Email]

•Brookwood Christian School, Director of Student Services: 2012-Present

Julie Burnette – Dean of Students  [Email]

BS- Criminal Justice: University of Tennessee at Chattanooga

GA Department of Community Supervision, Probation Officer: 2006-2015
Gilbert Elementary School, Paraprofessional in Special Education Pre-K: 2015-2017
Brookwood Christian School, Dean of Students: 2017-Present

Melissa Ashley – Teacher   [Email]

AS Office Administration: Gadsden State Community College
BA Modern Languages, Spanish:  Kennesaw State

•Hardin & Company, Inc, Office Assistant: 2001-2002
•United States Census Bureau: 2009-2010
•Kroger Company, Adminstrative Assistant: 2009-2014
•Brookwood Christian School, Teacher: 2016-Present

Deb Cain – Teacher  [Email]

BSEd Special Education: Concordia University

Certifications: Wilson® Dyslexia Practicioner, Early Childhood, Education, Middle Grades Language Arts, Social, Science, Special Ed Adaptive Curriculum P-12, Special Ed Cognitive Level P-5: SS,Sc,R,M,LA, Special Ed Cognitive Level 4-8: SS,LA, Special Ed, Cognitive Level 6-12: SS

•Living Word Christian School, Teacher: 1984-1989
•Cherokee Christian School, Teacher: 1997-2000
•Liberty Church, Group Director: 2000-2006
•Living Science Home School Studies, Teacher: 2004-2006
•Brookwood Chrstian School, Teacher, 2006-Present

Alisha Gribble – Teacher  [Email]

BA Biblical Studies: Antioch Baptist Seminary
BAEd Interdisciplinary Studies
: Western Governors University

•Brookwood Christian School, Teacher: 2016-Present

Lauren Lanier – Teacher  [Email]


Betty Miller – Volunteer  [Email]

BA Early Childhood Education & History: Judson College
MA Special Education & Educational Psychology:  Western Carolina University
ABD Adult Education/Learning Disabilities: University of Georgia

•Duval County Schools, Teacher
•Dekalb County Schools, Teacher
•Georgia Dept of Behavioral and Developmental Disabilities Services
•Program Director Early Intervention, Adult Services, Emergency Services, Dekalb, Gwinnett, Rockdale, Newton
•University of Georgia, Clinical Professor & Program Coordinator
•Reinhardt University, Professor & Program Coordinator

Nadiya Ontibon – Teacher   [Email]

Associates Degree, Missionary Service: Donetsk Regional Theological College
Biblical Education:  Donetsk Reformed International Theological Seminary

•Brookwood Christian School, Teacher: 2004-Present

Noelle Smith – Media Specialist/Teacher   [Email]

BA Architectural Studies: University of Arkansas
MS Information Studies: Florida State University

Certifications: Librarian, GA Secretary of State Licensing Board

•Texas Eastman Co. KODAK: 1988
•Federal Emergency Management Agency: 1989
•Reinhold-Caribe, Inc: 1989-1990
•Baxter Healthcare/Endomedix, Executive Secretary: 1992
•Santa Rosa Christian Acadamy: 2001
•NAS JRB Credit Union: 2007
•Belle Chasse Academy, Media Center Asst: 2003-2006
•North Cobb Christian School, Media Center Asst: 2007-2009
•Brookwood Christian School, Media Specialist/Teacher: 2009-Present

Annette Vann – Teacher   [Email]

AS Accounting: Georgia Highlands College
BS Business of Science: Kennesaw State
MEd-Elementary Reading & Literacy: Walden University
EDS Educational Administration & Supervision: Lincoln Memorial

Certifications: Early Childhood Education, Reading Endorsement, ESOL Endorsement, Educational Leadership – Tier II

•National Citibank: 1977-1978
•Georgia Department of Human Resources: 1978-1994
•Allatoona Elementary School, Teacher: 1996-2000
•Marietta City Schools, Teacher: 2000-2014
•Brookwood Christian School, Teacher: 2016-Present

Terri Whitehurst – Teacher   [Email]

BS Social Science: Auburn University
MEd Secondary Social Science: West Georgia College
EDS Curriculum & Instruction: Georgia College & State University 

Certifications: History, Political Science, Geography, Economics, Behavioral Science, Gifted-in-Field, Teacher Support Specialist

•West Rome High School, Teacher: 1983-1992
•Shorter College, Adjunct/Guest Lecturer: 1993-1996
•Rome High School, Teacher: 1992-1996
•Middle Georgia College, Grant Coordinator: 1996-1997
•Middle Georgia College, Alumni Affairs Director: 1997-1999
•Middle Georgia College, Women’s Tennis Coach: 1996-1999
•Bleckley County High School, Teacher: 1999-2012
•Bleckley County High School, Department Chair: 2001-2008
•Bleckley County High School, Softball & Tennis Coach: 2000-2002
•Brookwood Christian School, Teacher: 2012-Present

Kevin Wigington- Teacher/Tech Support   [Email]
Wigington, Kevin

BS Biology: Kennesaw State

•Genetrix: 1990-1994
•General Supply Company: 1994-1999
•Adelphia Communications, Powerlink Manager:  2000-2001
•Reicon Management (Booth & Tellus Museums), IT Support: 2001-2011
•The IT4, Contract Professional: 2009-Present
•Brookwood Christian School, Teacher/Tech Support: 2010-Present

Kristen Wigington – Volunteer [Email]

BS Education, Integrative Studies/Early Education & Montessori: Kennesaw State, May 2018

Certifications: Paraprofessional Certification, CPR Certified, Fire Safety Certified

•Brookwood Christian School, Volunteer: 2010-2014
•North Star Church, Pre-school volunteer leading worship through music, drama, and storytelling, 2011-14
•Student teaching in Montessori schools from 2016-2018
•Private Nanny for preschool and elementary age children, 2010-Present
•Brookwood Christian School, Volunteer: 2018