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Faculty & Staff
 


Mrs. Marcy Morgan
Headmistress

  • Education:
    • BA – Campbell University – Public Administration with a minor in U. S.
      History
    • BS – Campbell University - Psychology
    • MS – East Carolina University – Child Development and Family Relations
  • Teaches:
    • Current Events, France/Spain Prep
  • Experience:
    • 2 years teaching at Pungo Christian Academy - History & Guidance Counselor
    • PCA since 1999
 

 


Miss Melanie Sawyer

  • Education:
    • BS in Health and PE from Mars Hill College
  • Teaches:
    • Health & PE, Bible, Earth & Environmental, Fitness & Nutrition
  • Experience:
    • Assistant Headmistress & Athletic Director
    • PCA since 1999
 

 


Tina Dunbar
Secretary

  • Education:
    • Pungo Christian Academy (1987)
  • Position:
    • Financial Secretary
  • Experience:
    • Worked with East Carolina Bank in the Accounting Department for 24 years.
    • PCA since 2015
 

 


Brenda Hamilton

  • Education:
    • East Carolina University
  • Teaches:
    • High School English
    • Language/Spelling, Literature
  • Experience:
    • PCA since 1968
 

 


George Wahab

  • Education:
    • Graduated from John A. Wilkinson High School in 1969
    • Graduated from Appalachian State University with BS Degree in 1973
  • Teaches:
    • Spanish I & II & II
    • English IV
  • Experience:
    • 1974-1989 Taught English, Drama, and Spanish at John A.Wilkinson High School.
    • 1989-2001 – Taught English, Drama, Spanish at Northside HS
    • PCA since 2006
 

 


Crystal Swindell

  • Education:
    • Crystal Swindell earned a bachelor’s degree in secondary education, with a concentration in biology, chemistry and physics from The University of Scranton, located in Pennsylvania.
  • Teaches:
    • Physical Science
    • Biology
    • Advanced Biology
  • Experience:
    • Before coming to PCA, she taught at Columbia High School, Northeast Elementary, and Washington High School.
    • She has taught biology, AP and Advanced Biology, Chemistry, Physical Science, 6th grade science, Christian Perspective and Envirothon.
    • PCA since 2007
 

 


Vickie Johnson

  • Education:
    • BS Degree in Secondary Mathematics Education from East Carolina
      University
  • Teaches:
    • Bible
    • Geometry
    • Advanced Functions
    • Algebra I & II
  • Experience:
    • Taught at Washington High School for 30 years and retired in 2009
    • Tutored numerous students in my community
    • Presently Sunday School Secretary/Treasurer of the Pinetown Church of Christ where she has attended for many years.
    • PCA since 2009
 

 


Melinda Paul

  • Education:
    • BS - History Education from ECU
  • Teaches:
    • Bible
    • US History II
    • World History
    • America Government
    • Computer Application
  • Experience:
    • 1 ˝ years at West Craven High School
    • 4 ˝ years at Northside High School
    • 2 ˝ years at Sylvan Learning Center
    • PCA since 2009

 

 

 


Mrs. Michelle Langley

  • Education:
    • BA - Salisbury University
  • Teaches:
    • Bible
    • History
  • Experience:
    • She has led story time, been a teacher’s aide for pre, K-kindergarten, first and second grade, helped with attendance and substituted.
    • Other past job experience has been receptionist, customer service representative and part-time administrative assistant.
    • PCA since 2007
 

 


Mr. Ethan Coltrain

  • Education:
    • He is a 2012 graduate of Mid-Atlantic Christian University where he obtained a Bachelor of Arts in Youth and Family Ministry.
    • He also received a National Family Life Educator Certificate while he was there.
  • Teaches:
    • 6th, 7th and 8th Grade Science
    • Envirothon
  • Experience:
    • PCA since 2013
 

 


Mr. Charles Daniels

  • Education:
    • Graduated from Atlantic Christian University with a 4 year degree in
      Trade and Industry
  • Teaches:
    • Middle & High School Agriculture, FFA Advisor
  • Experience:
    • 25 years teaching experience at Washington High School where he
      taught Furniture Cabinet 1-1V
    •  Construction Technology 1 – 111
    • SKILLSUSA Advisor
    • FFA Assistant for nine years
    • PCA since 2014
 

 


Mrs. Kelly Rouse

  • Education:
    • Graduated from Atlantic Christian University with a 4 year degree in
      Trade and Industry
  • Teaches:
    • Bible
    • 6th, 7th & 8th Grade Literature
    • Language & Spelling
    • English II & III AP
  • Experience:
    • Fifth year teaching
    • PCA since 2013
 

 



Mrs. Leigh Stoop

  • Education:
    • B.A. Political Studies from Meredith College
  • Teaches:
    • Bible
    • 6th Grade Math
    • 7th Pre-Algebra
    • 8th Grade NC History
    • 8th & 9th Algebra 1A
    • Yearbook Advisor
  • Experience:
    • Taught High school Social Studies for three years in Wake County. She was kindergarten class mom two years ago and has been Assistant softball coach at PCA for two years., and last year was the Head Softball coach.
    • PCA since 2013
 

 


Mrs. Joyce Allen

  • Education:
    • Graduated from Mount Olive College
  • Teaches:
    • 5th Grade
    • 6th Grade History
  • Experience:
    • 1st Baptist Daycare and Kindergarten in Rocky Mount for 6 years
    • Taught 4 & 5 year old Preschool & Kindergarten
    • Worked for Edgecombe County School for 7 years
    • PCA since 2001
 

 


Mrs. Susan Knox

  • Education:
    • BA Degree in Christian Elementary Education from Patriot University
  • Teaches:
    • Fourth Grade
    • Washington Bus Driver
  • Experience:
    • 2 year old Preschool at St. Peter’s Episcopal Church for four years
    • 4th Grade – Emmanuel Christian School for 5 years
    • PCA since 2001
 

 


Mrs. Teresa Patti

  • Education:
    • BS in Child Development and Family Relations from ECU
  • Teaches:
    • 1st Grade
  • Experience:
    • She taught Pre-K and Kindergarten before coming to PCA.
    • PCA since 2003

 

 

 


Donna Johnson

  • Education: 
    • Graduate of Meredith College
    • Certification in K – 3
    • Home Economics – Bachelor of Arts
  • Teaches:
    • Kindergarten
  • Experience:
    • PCA since 2002


 

 

 


Mrs. Linda Boyd

  • Education:
    • Graduated from Plymouth High School
    • Early Childhood Credentials I & II
    • Administration I
    • Beaufort Community College
  • Teaches:
    • Pre-K Co-Administrator
    • Arts & Crafts-Kindergarten – 5th Grade
    • Teacher’s Assistants Advisor
    • Art Appreciation-High School
    • Life 101 for High School
  • Experience:
    • She did arts and crafts weekly before that, subbed and taught StoryTime.
    • PCA since 1998
 

 


Mrs. Amy Potter

  • Education:
    • Early Childhood Credentials – Beaufort County Community College
  • Teaches:
    • 4th Grade Assistant
  • Experience:
    • PCA since 2002
 

 

Mrs. Karen Vann

 

  • Position:
    • Pungo Bus Driver/Cafeteria
  • Experience:
    • PCA since 2012

 

 

 



Amy Respess

  • Education:
    • Associates Degree Health & Human Services from Beaufort Community College. Received childcare credentials at Pitt Community College.
  • Teaches:
    • Pre-K
  • Experience:
    • Daycare and Preschool
    • PCA since 2006

 

 

 



Mrs. Heather Balance

  • Education:
    • Graduate of Meredith College. Certification in B-K. Child Development-Bachelor of Science.
  • Teaches:
    • Pre-K
  • Experience:
    • Five years at Northeast Elementary School
    • PCA since 2014

 

 

 



Mrs. Jessica Spencer

  • Education:
    • AAS Degree in Office Systems Technology. Certification in Early Childhood Development. Early Childhood Credentials I & II
  • Teaches:
    • Pre-K and Computer Applications
  • Experience:
    • Taught at Mattamuskeet for eleven years.
    • PCA since 2014

 

 

 



Mrs. Erica Sparks

  • Education:
    • Elementary education degree from East Carolina University
  • Teaches:
    • 1st Grade Assistant
  • Experience:
    • Worked in education as a teacher or teacher’s assistant for seven years
    • PCA since 2014

 

 

 



Joy Ann Jarvis

  • Education:
    • Pungo Christian Academy (1978), Bachelor of Science in Education, ECU (1981), Master of Arts in Education, ECU (1984)
  • Teaches:
    • Event Coordinator
    • Resource Teacher
    • English IB
  • Experience:
    • Two years with Greene County Schools
    • Thirty one years in Beaufort County schools
    • PCA since 2015

 

 

 



Jessica Crider

  • Education:
    • BS at Welch College in Nashville, TN, Masters Classes at Wright State in Dayton, OH, 42+ Hours in Intervention
  • Teaches:
    • Resource Teacher
    • 7th Pre Algebra B
  • Experience:
    • PCA since 2013

 

 

 



Sharon Matthews

  • Education:
    • BS degree in Elementary Education
  • Teaches:
    • 2nd Grade
  • Experience:
    • Taught all elementary grades. 9th and 10th English and Literature. This is my 21st year of teaching in Christian schools.
      PCA since 2016
 

 



Ginger Morrisette

  • Education:
    • Masters Degree in Special Education from Virginia Commonwealth University, Bachelors of Science in Interdisciplinary Studies with a focus in Child Psychology and Business
  • Teaches:
    • 3rd Grade
  • Experience:
    • Taught in a 4 year old community Preschool Program for 5 years
      PCA since 2016
 

 



Helen “Jean” Merrick

  • Education:
    • High School Graduate
  • Position:
    • Cafeteria/Hyde County Bus Driver
  • Experience:
    • Drove school bus & worked in the cafeteria at Mattamuskeet School
      PCA since 2016
 

 
     

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