Faculty and Staff

Tripp McCarty

Head of School

Our Canton Academy faculty and staff are passionate about their subject areas and strive to encourage our students to engage in learning and critical thinking. From preschool to graduation, our students are given the tools they need to be successful in the classroom. CA students also learn to accept challenges that face them. We are […]

Mashell Bailey

Preschool Teacher Assistant

Carolyn Blakemore

Foreign Language / History Teacher

Victoria Cado

Sixth Grade

Michelle Carter

School Counselor / Mathematics Teacher

Lori Craft

Business Manager

Lou Ann Durfey

Directed Studies

Carol Furr

4th Grade Teacher

John Harris

Building & Grounds

Allison Cliburn Huang

Third Grade Teacher

Valerie Hutchinson

Directed Studies

Lori Lambert

Elementary Art/Bible Teacher

Dawn Lampkin

Five Year Old Kindergarten/ Promotions & Marketing

Alison Martin

Mathematics / Multimedia Publications Teacher

Judy Martin


Mark Millet

High School Art Instructor

Joseph Nickels

Boys Basketball

Kathleen Penn

Mathematics Teacher

Mary Morgan Reams

Junior Varsity Cheer

Carleen Singletary

6th Grade Homeroom 5th-6th Grade Teacher

Garrett Smith


Cathy South

Directed Studies

Hannah Evans Summerlin

First Grade Teacher

Jenny Wadford

Director of Admissions

Courtney Warren

10th & 11th English / Journalism / Storytelling Teacher

Sara Watson

Ben Williams

Junior High Science Teacher/Athletic Director

Robin Williams

Four Year Old Kindergarten

Sarah Willis

Administrative Assistant