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

Becky Lunceford – Administrative Support  [Email]

Brookwood Christian School, Substitute Teacher: 2015 – 2018.
Brookwood Christian School, Administrative Support: 2018-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

Courtney Brebán – Teacher [Email]


BA in Liberal Arts: Thomas Edison State University
AAS in Occupational Therapy: Chattahoochee Technical College

Certifications: Wilson® Dyslexia Practitioner (in progress), Certified Occupational Therapy AssistantHandwriting Without TearsKeyboarding Without Tears

Deb Cain – Teacher  [Email]

BSEd Special Education: Concordia University

Certifications: Wilson® Dyslexia Practitioner, 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

Lauren Lanier – Teacher  [Email]

BA Psychology: University of West Georgia

Certifications: Wilson® Dyslexia Practitioner (in progress)

•NAMI Connection Recovery Support Group Facilitator: 2014-2018
•NAMI Family Support Group Facilitator: 2014 to 2018
•Cobb DFACS Nanny Brigade, 2014-2018
•Brookwood Christian School, Teacher: 2017-present.

Kristen Lipscomb – Teacher [Email]

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

Certifications: Wilson® Dyslexia Practitioner (in progress), Montessori Certification, 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
•Brookwood Christian School, Teacher: 2018-Present

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

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