Leadership & Staff

ACCS is organized to promote, establish, and equip member schools that are committed to a classical approach in the light of a Christian worldview.

Timothy Dernlan

VP of Member Services and Advancement

David Goodwin


Quentin Johnston

VP of CADE and Operations

Tom Spencer

Director of Accreditation and Member Services

Jennifer Chamberlain

Communications Coordinator and Executive Assistant

Ty Fischer

Board Director of Strategic Initiatives

Stormy Goodwin

Publications Managing Editor, Web Manager

Ryan Mertzic

Technology Manager

Devin O’Donnell

Editor of Classis

Rachel Ortego

Communications Manager

David Seibel

School Growth Initiatives

Olivia Unger

Member Coordinator

Mercy Whear

Administrative Assistant

Board of Directors

Visionary members (permanently appointed)

Arma Dei Academy in Highlands Ranch, CO
Greg Vigil
Bethlehem College in Minneapolis, MN
Joe Rigney
Logos School in Moscow, ID
Andrew Crapuchettes
Robert Tucker
Schaeffer Academy in Rochester, MN
Keith Phillips
Veritas Academy in Lancaster, PA
Ty Fischer
Westminster Academy in Memphis, TN
Richard Hall
Representative members

Representative members

Bloomfield Christian School in Bloomfield Hills, MI
Mathew Beatty
Regents School of Austin in Austin, TX
Dan Peterson
Trinity Classical Academy in Valencia, CA
Liz Caddow