Faculty and Staff

Everything listed under: upper-school

  • Neumann, Ken

    Upper School Teacher: Literature and ApologeticsCompleting MABTS at Knox Theological Seminary; BA in Christian Leadership and Biblical Studies at College of Biblical Studies, HoustonI have been teaching in many areas of my life; as a martial arts instructor (over two decades of experience), and as a minister (10 years’ experience). I enjoy teaching subjects that I love, and am especially excited about teaching at Covenant Academy and being a part of this great community.I enjoy hangin...  Read More...

  • Batluck, Joe

    Upper School Teacher: Logic and Theology ThM (Master of Theology) at Dallas Theological Seminary; BA in History at Taylor University, Upland, INI have been teaching Bible in Christian schools since 2004 and consider it a joy to help students grow in their understanding and awe of God through the study of His Word. I have taught in junior high, high school and college level classes and have spent the last 16 years in full-time vocational church ministry as a pastor.My dad was a career Army Chapla...  Read More...

  • Card, Roben

    Upper School Teacher: Science and Mathematics College Advisor BA in Math with a minor in Business at the University of Nevada, RenoCovenant Academy is my home, and its people are my family. I'm a transplant from Nevada by way of Washington (state). I have been teaching for 27 years with 14 of those being in a classical Christian school.I love science and the innumerable ways all of creation shouts of our amazing God.   Read More...

  • Blake, Tiffni

    Lead Upper School Teacher: Mathematics, ScienceMA of Liberal Arts at Houston Baptist University; BS in Academic Studies with a minor in Mathematics at Sam Houston State University, Huntsville, TexasI am a lifelong lover of teaching and have taught students in the preschool, grammar, logic, and rhetoric years in a mixture of public, private, and home settings. I discovered the classical model about 15 years ago and fell in love with its methodology and integrated learning. I am currently in ...  Read More...

  • Hunt, Michelle

    Upper School Teacher: Theology, Humanities, Greek MA of Biblical History and Geography at Jerusalem University College; BA in Christian Ministry at University of Mary Hardin-Baylor, Belton, TexasSince my time at Covenant, I have thought several times, “I wish I could retake elementary through high school here!” The excitement, curiosity and joy in learning is a trait that is evident in the faculty and the students at Covenant. There is a “tight-knit family” environme...  Read More...

  • Faucett, Amanda

    Yearbook Teacher BS in Advertising from the University of Texas at AustinMy education and career background is in advertising; I spent five years working for McCann-Erickson, one of the top global advertising agencies. While the advertising life was fun, it was also a bit soul-draining, and I made the decision to move into full-time ministry as the Director of Youth and Family ministry at my home church in Houston. Marriage and children came along and as they tend to do, adjusted my career plans...  Read More...

  • Roberts, Emily

    Resource TeacherBA in Liberal Arts with an emphasis in Rhetoric at Texas A&M UniversityI am very thankful and excited to have an opportunity to return to Covenant as a resource teacher. I have previously taught both Kindergarten and Fourth Grade after which, I was able to stay home with my children. My daughter, Annalise is two and my son, Bennett is one.   Read More...

  • Brownell, Karla

    Music Teacher K-12BS in Physical Therapy at the University of WisconsinI am very thankful for the opportunity to join the Covenant teaching team. Though my early career years were spent working in the medical field, I found my true niche when I followed in my mother’s footsteps and began teaching piano lessons in my home studio tens years ago. It has been quite rewarding to pass on my love of music to my students and to guide them in developing their God-given abilities.   Read More...

  • Ryan, Jimmie

    Upper School Teacher: Logic, Humanities BA in Creative Writing at Texas A&M University; 2007 Graduate of Providence Classical School in Spring, TexasI began teaching at Covenant in 2014. To be honest, the job kind of fell into my lap. Teaching wasn’t even on my radar, as I was at that time working in the Oil & Gas field while dabbling with some sports writing.   Read More...

  • Buckles, Debi

    Art Teacher K-12 Grade Studied at Tulsa Community College and the College of Biblical Studies; 10+ years teaching art in both the private school and the homeschool arenasMy journey with Covenant began in 2003, the year it opened. I have been a substitute teacher, office assistant, art, science, and Bible teacher. I thoroughly enjoyed teaching while my daughter was a student at Covenant.   Read More...

  • den Dulk, Melissa

    Student Support Studied Business (Purchasing & Materials Management) at the University of Houston-DowntownMy career began as a buyer at Baker Hughes for five years. Once I had little ones at home, I left corporate America to focus on family. Not long after, I began homeschooling my two boys from first through seventh grades.   Read More...

  • Angst, Janet

    Upper School Teacher: Mathematics PE Teacher, Grades 4-9  BA in Business at Texas A&M My teaching experience began in the public school system having taught for eight years at the high school level. In 2005, I became part of the Covenant Academy family and during these years I have served in many ways, including room mom, volunteer, substitute teacher, and board member. Most recently I have joined the Upper School Math department and I absolutely love it.   Read More...