FACULTY & STAFF DIRECTORY

All staff members of Flint Hills Christian School have been carefully selected on the basis of their education, experience, and integrity. Meet our team below.


ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE

DONNA CRANFORD

DONNA CRANFORD

ELEMENTARY INTERIM PRINCIPAL | ✉ PRINCIPAL@FHCSKS.ORG

• M.S. Curriculum and Instruction, Kansas State University
• B.S. Elementary Education, Kansas State University
• Supervisor Endorsement, Kansas State University

DR. CLEION MORTON

DR. CLEION MORTON

SECONDARY INTERIM PRINCIPAL | ✉ PRINCIPAL7-12@FHCSKS.ORG

• Ed.D. Educational Administration, Kansas State University
• M.S. Educational Administration and Leadership, Kansas State University
• B.S. Secondary Education (Language Arts/Speech/Theatre), Kansas State University

MEGAN STEELE, REGISTERED NURSE

MEGAN STEELE, REGISTERED NURSE

ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT | SCHOOL NURSE | ✉ OFFICE@FHCSKS.ORG

• Ph.D., in progress, Nursing, University of Texas Medical Branch (to be completed Dec. 2021)
• M.S. Nursing Education, Northeastern State University
B.S. Nursing, Oklahoma Panhandle State University
A.S. Registered Nurse, Central Community College

JORDAN CANDIDO

JORDAN CANDIDO

DIRECTOR OF ADVANCEMENT | ✉ ADVANCEMENT@FHCSKS.ORG

• A.S. Applied Business, Kansas State University

RANDY CROW

RANDY CROW

BUSINESS MANAGER | ✉ ACCOUNTING@FLINTHILLSCHRISTIANSCHOOL.ORG

• B.S. Marketing, Kansas State University

JODI YAKEL

JODI YAKEL

ATHLETIC DIRECTOR | ✉ FHCSAD@FHCSKS.ORG

• M.Ed., with Honors, Deaf & Hard of Hearing, Texas Woman’s University
• B.S., magna cum laude, Communications Sciences & Disorders, Texas Woman’s University


EARLY LEARNING PRE-K

CHELSEA HUTCHINSON

CHELSEA HUTCHINSON

PRE-K TEACHER| ✉ CHELSEAHUTCHINSON@FHCSKS.ORG

• A.A. in Child Care Ministry, Ozark Christian College


ELEMENTARY K-6

ALAINA FLAMING

ALAINA FLAMING

KINDERGARTEN TEACHER | ✉ AFLAMING@FHCSKS.ORG

• M.Ed. Secondary Education
• B.S. Liberal Studies in Philosophy of Religion and Education

RONDA HELMICK

RONDA HELMICK

FIRST GRADE TEACHER | LOWER ELEMENTARY TEAM LEAD | ✉ RHELMICK@FHCSKS.ORG

• M.Ed. Reading, University of Central Missouri
• B.S. Elementary and Special Education, Missouri Valley College
• Endorsements: Reading; Learning Disabilities; Educable Mentally Retarded
• ACSI Certified 

Nominee, Outstanding Educator of the Missouri Association of Rural Educators, 1990; Nominee, Outstanding Educator of Missouri Central District, 1983; Initiated into Phi Delta Kappa (U.S. professional organization of educators)

BRITTANY NOTTNAGEL

BRITTANY NOTTNAGEL

SECOND GRADE TEACHER | ✉ BNOTTNAGEL@FHCSKS.ORG

• B.S., magna cum laude, Early Childhood Education, Cameron University
• Endorsement: Elementary Education
• ACSI Certified 

LAUREN JONES

LAUREN JONES

THIRD GRADE TEACHER | ✉ LJONES@FHCSKS.ORG

• M.S. Curriculum and Instruction: Reading and Language Arts, Texas A&M University
• B.A., cum laude, Child Study and Language Development, Southwestern University
Endorsements: Elementary and Special Education 
• ACSI Certified 

LINDA WARREN

LINDA WARREN

FOURTH GRADE TEACHER | UPPER ELEMENTARY TEAM LEAD | ✉ LWARREN@FHCSKS.ORG

• B.S., with Honors, Elementary Education, Emphasis Math, Kansas State University
• ACSI Certified 

JEREMY DAVIDSON

JEREMY DAVIDSON

FIFTH GRADE TEACHER | ✉ JDAVIDSON@FHCSKS.ORG

• M.A. Teaching in Elementary Education, Kansas State University
• B.S. Business Administration, Kansas State University
• ACSI Certified 

JODI YAKEL

JODI YAKEL

SIXTH GRADE TEACHER |✉ JYAKEL@FHCSKS.ORG

• M.Ed., with Honors, Deaf & Hard of Hearing, Texas Woman’s University
• B.S., magna cum laude, Communications Sciences & Disorders, Texas Woman’s University
• ACSI Certified 


SECONDARY 7-12

MERVIN BITIKOFER

MERVIN BITIKOFER

MATHEMATICS and SCIENCE TEACHER | H.S. SCHOLARS BOWL COACH | ✉ MBITIKOFER@FHCSKS.ORG

• B.S. Electrical Engineering, Kansas State University
• Standard ACSI Certification – Science, with endorsement in Mathematics
• ACSI Certified 

ZEBORIAH CARTER

ZEBORIAH CARTER

MUSIC TEACHER | JV SCHOLARS BOWL COACH | ✉ ZCARTER@FHCSKS.ORG

• B.M., magna cum laude, Vocal Music Education, York College
• B.M., magna cum laude, Vocal Music Performance, York College
• Minor in Theatre/communications
• ACSI Certified 

JOSEPH CATTERSON

JOSEPH CATTERSON

BIBLE and MATHEMATICS TEACHER | ✉ JCATTERSON@FHCSKS.ORG

• M.S., in progress, Theological Studies, Emphasis in Counseling, Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary
B.S. Secondary Education, University of Kansas

MARY HALL

MARY HALL

LANGUAGE ARTS TEACHER | JR HIGH TEAM LEAD | ✉ MHALL@FHCSKS.ORG

• B.S., summa cum laude, Elementary Education, Southwest Baptist University
• ACSI Certified 

 

DR. JILL HOLT

DR. JILL HOLT

SCIENCE TEACHER |✉ JHOLT@FHCSKS.ORG

• M.S., in progress, Curriculum and Instruction Secondary Education, Emporia State University
• D.V.M Veterinary Medicine, Kansas State University
• B.S. Agriculture, Kansas State University
• ACSI Certified 

BETH LINVILLE

BETH LINVILLE

MATHEMATICS and BIBLE TEACHER | HIGH SCHOOL TEAM LEAD | ✉ BLINVILLE@FHCSKS.ORG

• B.S. Electrical Engineering, University of Virginia
• Endorsement: Secondary Teacher – Mathematics and Science (ACSI) 
• ACSI Certified 

Awarded All-Kansas designation for FHCS 2016 Yearbook

SETH PARKS

SETH PARKS

SOCIAL STUDIES and BIBLE TEACHER | ✉ SPARKS@FHCSKS.ORG

• M.A. History, Liberty University
• B.A., cum laude, History, Kansas State University
• ACSI Certified 

LYRIANETTE SANTANA

LYRIANETTE SANTANA

SPANISH TEACHER | ✉ LSANTANA@FHCSKS.ORG

• M.A., in progress, Early Childhood Education, University of Phoenix
B.S. Communication, University of Puerto Rico
• ACSI Certified 


SCHOOL-WIDE

AMY FOUTCH

AMY FOUTCH

K-12 ART TEACHER | ✉ AFOUTCH@FHCSKS.ORG

• B.S. Speech-Language Pathology/Communication Sciences & Disorders, Art Minor, Kansas State University
• ACSI Certified 

CALEB PARENTI

CALEB PARENTI

PRE-K-12 PHYSICAL EDUCATION TEACHER | ATHLETIC COORDINATOR | ✉ CPARENTI@FHCSKS.ORG

• B.S. Physical Education & Health K-12, Kansas State University
• Endorsements: Physical Education K-6; Health 7-12
• ACSI Certified 

AMY WARD

AMY WARD

LIBRARY, LUNCH ROOM, and DRAMA DIRECTOR | ✉ AWARD@FHCSKS.ORG

• B.A. in Speech and Drama, Drama emphasis; minor in Bible and Religion, Bethel College, North Newton, KS
• Member of Association of Christian Librarians

MARIA RODRIGUEZ

MARIA RODRIGUEZ

CUSTODIAN