Canton Academy Faculty

Canton Academy is comprised of a well-respected faculty who strive to further the mission and vision of our school. Our quality educators provide a rigorous educational curriculum for students that meets their developmental and educational needs.

Elementary & Secondary

Nan James – Librarian/AR Administrator

Robin Williams – Three & Four Year Old Kindergarten

Lycresia McKay – Five Year Old Kindergarten

Suzanne Avent – 1st Grade

Gena Martens – 2nd Grade

Cindy Martin – 3rd

Jennifer Howell – 3rd

Carleen Singletary – 4th-6th Grade

Carol Jenkins – 4th-6th Grade

Kathleen Penn – 4th-6th Grade

Mala Harris – After School Care Director/Music/Dance/Drama

Dawn Lampkin – Elementary TAG / Elementary Promotions & Marketing –

Lucille Stallings – Elementary Teacher Assistant – 

Linda Martin – After School Care

Lori Lambert – Art

Margaret Dowdle – Computer

Charlotte Seale – Directed Studies / Lead Teacher

Lucy West – Physical Education

Kelly Cook – Physical Education

Ben Williams – Science

Lucy Johnson – Junior High English

Jonathan Broome – Physics/Mathematics

Craig Bowman – Mathematics

Michele Carter – Mathematics

Gracie Chestnut – History

Elaine Pounds – Computer/Keyboard/RosettaStone

Lou Ann Durfey – Directed Studies

Valerie Hutchinson – Directed Studies

Penni Davis – Directed Studies / Science

Alison Martin – Math / Multimedia Publications

Mark Millet – Art

Pam Moore – Chemistry/Anatomy and Physiology

Jenny Wadford – English/Creative Writing

Tray Earnhart – History

Kenner Purvis – History

Dan Bradshaw – English


Coaching Staff

Athletic Director – Ben Williams

Baseball – Jonathan Broome

Boys Basketball – Joseph Nickels

Girls Basketball – Ben Williams

Cheer High School – Michelle Carter

Cheer Jr. High – Lucy Johnson

Cross Country – Ben Williams

Varsity Head Football Coach – Craig Bowman

Junior High Football Coach – Kenner Purvis

Golf – Dennis Allen

Softball – Tray Earnhart & Lance Anderson

Tennis – Lucy West

Track – Ben Williams


High School Administrative Office:

Ron Jurney – Head of School

Laura Pitre Winkler – Guidance & Counseling

Tray Earnhart – High School Principal

Sarah Willis – Administrative Assistant

Michelle Foreman – Business Manager

Annette Harreld – Fundraising

Sommer Reeves – Office Assistant


Elementary Administrative Office:

Craig Bowman – High School Assistant Principal and Elementary School Teacher Management

Charlotte Seale – Lead Teacher / Director of Directed Studies

Shea Hale – Elementary Office


Support Staff:

John Harris – Building & Grounds

Judy Martin – Custodial

Mary Norwood – Custodial

Tameka Amos – Cafeteria