Secondary Faculty

The Faith West Academy Secondary faculty enrich the lives of 6th through 12th grade students by combining a love for God with a love for learning.

Sixth Grade Faculty

Dana Bass
Math & Science
B.A., University of Houston
Started with FWA 2012

Jessica Carrico
JH English
B.S., Marshall University Started with FWA 2017

John Harris
JH History
B.S., Stephen F Austin Univ.
Started with FWA 2017

History Department

Sue Gore
Dept. Head / HS History
Texas University
Started with FWA 2013

Andrew Garay
JH History
B.S., E Texas Baptist Univ.
Started with FWA 2008

Nathan Utt
HS History
B.S., Missouri Baptist Univ.
Started with FWA 2016

Lia Mote
HS History
M.A., Bob Jones Univ.
Started with FWA 2017

John Harris
JH History
B.S., Stephen F Austin Univ.
Started with FWA 2017

Liana Vincent
HS History
M.Ed., University of Houston
Started with FWA 2013

Science Department

Kimberly Soares
Dept. Head / HS Science
B.S., Houston Baptist Univ.
Started with FWA 2014

Meghan McCurdy
JH Science
B.S., Texas A&M University
Started with FWA 2015

Elizabeth Adamik
HS Science/Health
.
Started with FWA 2014

Shannon Wilcox
HS Science
B.A., Univ. of Texas
Started with FWA 2017

Math Department

Christina Martin
Dept. Head / HS Math
B.B.A., Belhaven Univ.
Started with FWA 2005

Ali Girdley
JH/HS Math
B.S., Louisiana State Univ.
Started with FWA 2013

Jack Strickland
HS Math
B.A., Univ. Mary Hardin Baylor
Started with FWA 2016

Sadalia Ellis
JH Math
B.S., Liberty Univ.
Started with FWA 2017

English Department

Jennifer Dubicki
Dept. Head / HS English 
B.A., University of Houston
Started with FWA 2001

Tiffany Barton
JH English
B.S., Baylor Univ.
Started with FWA 2012

Misti Gil
HS English
B.S., Sam Houston State Univ.
Started with FWA 2016

Wendy Baecke
HS English
B.A., Sam Houston State Univ.
Started with FWA 2015

Brittany Felps
HS English
B.S., Louisiana State Univ.
Started with FWA 2016

Katy Watts
JH English
B.S., Baylor Univ.
Started with FWA 2017

Jessica Carrico
JH English
B.S., Marshall University Started with FWA 2017

Liana Vincent
ELL English
M.Ed., University of Houston
Started with FWA 2013

Lia Mote
HS Speech/Debate
M.A., Bob Jones Univ.
Started with FWA 2017

Bible Department

Allen Strickland
School Chaplain
HS Bible
Started with FWA 1986

Kerri Graham
HS/JH Bible
B.S., Baylor University
Started with FWA 2011

Wendy Wales
JH Bible
B.S., Houston Baptist Univ.
Started with FWA 2012

Flenoyd Turner
HS Bible
B.M., University of Houston
Started with FWA 2007

Grace Hood
HS Bible
B.S., Delta State University
Started at FW 2013

Misti Gil
HS Bible
B.S., Sam Houston State Univ.
Started with FWA 2016

Nathan Utt
HS Bible
B.S., Missouri Baptist Univ.
Started with FWA 2016

Foreign Language Department

Gerry Rice
Dept. Head / HS/JH ISA
B.A., Oklahoma State Univ.
Started with FWA 1999

Kristi Morris
JH/HS Spanish
.
Started with FWA 2014

Jessica McCarthy
HS Spanish
B.A., Sam Houston State Univ.
Started with FWA 2016

Fine Arts

Kim Maxwell
Dept Head – JH/HS Band
B.A., SFA State Univ
Started with FWA 2014

Flenoyd Turner
JH/ HS Band
B.M., University of Houston
Started with FWA 2007

Kim Maxwell
Dept Head – JH/HS Band
B.A., SFA State Univ
Started with FWA 2014

Melissa Spigener
Year Book
Applied Life Christian College
Started at FWA 2009

Daniel Barrett
HS/JH Theatre
M.A., Bob Jones University
Started with FWA 2013

Kristin Baker
Ag/FFA
M.S., Prairie View A&M Univ.
Started with FWA in 2015

Jamie Peay
Ag/FFA
B.S., CMU
Started with FWA 2017

Paige Holsapple
JH/HS Art
Art Inst. of Houston
Started with FWA 2017

Laura Bettis
HS Choir
M.A., Calif. State Univ.

 

Learning Lab

Lori Kerr
English
B.A., West Texas State Univ.
Started with FWA 1983

Karen Stover
Math, Science, Spanish
B.A., University of Houston
Started with FWA 2015

Secondary Specials

Kerri Graham
PALS
B.S., Baylor University
Started with FWA 2011

Wendy Baecke
SAT Prep
B.A., Sam Houston State Univ.
Started with FWA 2015

Elizabeth Adamik
Health
.
Started with FWA 2014

Dana Bass
PE
B.A., University of Houston
Started with FWA 2012

Josh Fleming
ELL
B.F.A., Univ. of N. Texas
Started with FWA 2010

Liana Vincent
ELL
M.Ed., University of Houston
Started with FWA 2013