Faculty and Staff

 
Mrs. Lenora Billings, who works primarily with the junior high students, has been on the faculty since 1986 and oversees our students with special needs.  All three of Mrs. Billings’ sons have graduated from Faith.

Contact Information:
lbillings@faithbaptistdavison.com or glbillings@chartermi.net
school:  810.653.9661
home:  810.658.0167
Mr. Harlin Bollon has been serving at Faith since 2004 and currently assists Mr. Bowen in maintaining the Faith Baptist campus when not filling orders for custom cabinetry.  Three of his children are FBS alumni.

Contact Information:
hbollon@faithbaptistdavison.com
school:  810.653.9661
Mr. Edd Bowen, Sr. has been serving as the director of grounds and maintenance since 2001.  He loves talking with the students as he works around the campus.  All three of his children are graduates of the school.

Contact Information:
ebowensr@faithbaptistdavison.com
school:  810.653.9661
Mrs. Patricia Bowen has been serving in the capacity of financial secretary for the school since 2001 when she and her husband moved back to Michigan from Louisiana.  She loves seeing a second generation of Bowens being trained for Christ at Faith.

Contact Information:
pbowen@faithbaptistdavison.com
school:  810.653.9661
  Pastor Edd Bowen, who serves as the Youth Pastor of Faith Baptist Church, also teaches Bible at the school.  He has been on the faculty since 2001.  Pastor Edd graduated from Faith in 1992, and he and his wife have their four children enrolled in the school.

Contact Information:
ebowenjr@faithbaptistdavison.com
school:  810.653.9661
church:  810.653.3573
  Pastor Andy Burak serves as the senior pastor of Grace Baptist Church of Romeo.  He teaches Bible at Faith, where two of his children are enrolled in the school.

Contact Information:
aburak@faithbaptistdavison.com
school:  810.653.9661
  Mrs. Sarah Burton is the newest member of the FBS elementary teaching faculty. Her joyful spirit permeates her teaching. The Burton’s were in the camping ministry for many years before settling into ministry at North Baptist Church of Flint. Mrs. Burton’s husband Aaron is a 1996 graduate of FBS and is the associate pastor at North. The Burton’s have three children.

Contact Information:
sburton@faithbaptistdavison.com
school:  810.653.9661
  Mrs. Eve Caldwell, who teaches elementary art and physical education, has been a part of the faculty since 2004.  Her husband, Dean, was in the first graduating class of FBS and three of her four sons have already graduated from the school.  Her youngest son will graduate this year, thirty-seven years after his dad.

Contact Information:
ecaldewell@faithbaptistdavison.com
school:  810.653.9661
Mr. Joe Cobb has been on the faculty of our school since the very beginning, in 1978.  In the early days he taught fifth grade before becoming elementary principal.  His fourth grade has become famous for western week and baseball week since Mr. Cobb became the teacher.  His two daughters are both graduates of Faith Baptist Schools.

Contact Information:
jcobb@faithbaptistdavison.com
school:  810.653.9661
  Mrs. Marsha Cobb came with her husband to Faith just a few weeks after getting married in 1978.  She has served as a cheerleading coach and school secretary, but now loves introducing students to good literature as the school librarian.  She also manages the campus bookstore.

Contact Information:
mcobb@faithbaptistdavison.com
school:  810.653.9661
Mr. Michael Cox was hired in 1990 to teach junior high classes, and he has since taught almost every class during his twenty-two years at Faith.  He currently serves as the high school principal, teaches senior government, and directs the elementary, junior and senior high bands. He is married to Sabrina and has one dog, Thor.

Contact Information:
mcox@faithbaptistdavison.com
school:  810.653.9661
cell:  810.869.8548
Mrs. Sabrina Cox, a 1988 graduate of FBS, started working at the school in 1992 as a piano teacher but has been associated with the church and school ministry since coming to the church in 1973. Her role at the school is now that of software application and study skills teacher, and yearbook adviser. She is also an active member of the church music program.

Contact Information:
scox@faithbaptistdavison.com
school:  810.653.9661
Mrs. Ann Dunn grew up in Connecticut where she began teaching in 1996.  She joined the faculty of Faith in 2011 where she teaches the Pre-Kindergarten class.  Mrs. Dunn and her husband currently have two of their three children enrolled at Faith.

Contact Information:
adunn@faithbaptistdavison.com
school:  810.653.9661
Pastor Curt Dunn is the Music Pastor at Faith Baptist Church, directs the senior high choir and teaches history at FBS.  He ministered in Connecticut before moving back home in 2011 to join the staff at Faith.  Pastor Curt is a graduate of Faith Baptist Schools, attending from the first grade until he graduated in 1990.

Contact Information:
cdunn@faithbaptistdavison.com
school:  810.653.9661
Mr. Mike Knakal is also a graduate of Faith Baptist Schools who has returned to teach at his alma mater.  Mr. Knakal teaches in the high school and works hard to make math enjoyable and understandable!  He also coaches the varsity soccer team and works with the teen group at Faith Baptist Church.  He and his wife, Melanie, have two children.

Contact Information:
mknakal@faithbaptistdavison.com
school:  810.653.9661
Mrs. Deanna Lewis began her teaching career on the island of Guam.  She taught the Kindergarten and Pre-Kindergarten classes at Faith before settling into the second grade.  She has been a part of our faculty since 2002.  Mrs. Lewis has three children enrolled in FBS.

Contact Information:
dlewis@faithbaptistdavison.com
school:  810.653.9661
Mrs. Laurie Moore joined the faculty last year to teach sciences to both junior and senior high. Her grandfather told her she could never go wrong studying science in college and now she is glad she took his advice.  Mrs. Moore puts her heart and soul into each class she teaches at the school as well as the junior church program she heads up at Faith Baptist Church. She and her husband have three grown children, two of whom graduated from FBS.

Contact Information:
lmoore@faithbaptistdavison.com
school:  810.653.9661
Mrs. Jackie Nagengast came to Faith in 1983 to teach third grade.  She fell in love with her students and the principal.  In addition to teaching, Mrs. Nagengast has also been a cheerleading coach.  These days, however, she stays plenty busy teaching five-year-olds.  The Nagengasts have five children, the last of which will graduate from FBS this year.

Contact Information:
jnagengast@faithbaptistdavison.com
school:  810.653.9661
Pastor Larry Nagengast is the administrator of Faith Baptist Schools, and has served here since 1980.  He was saved as a teenager and spent the majority of his school years in the public school system.  As a result, he has an intense desire to train kids to serve Christ through the means of Christian education.  He teaches the senior Bible class, frequently speaks in chapel, and consistently encourages and mentors both current students and graduates alike.

Contact Information:
lnagengast@faithbaptistdavison.com
school:  810.653.9661
Mrs. Julie Parsons came on staff last year as director of the food services program but has been an active “room mom” for many years. Mrs. Parsons also teaches girls Sunday school at Faith Baptist Church. She and her husband, Chuck, have two children enrolled at FBS.

Contact Information:
jparsons@faithbaptistdavison.com
school:  810.653.9661
  Mr. Jim Potter first became acquainted with Faith Baptist Schools while traveling with the Academy of Arts, a drama group that helped produce a school play in one week – the way we still do it.  The Potters hired in at Faith in 1985.  Mr. Potter teaches high school speech, history, and literature classes.  Both of the Potter’s children are graduates of Faith Baptist Schools.

Contact Information:
jpotter@faithbaptistdavison.com
school:  810.653.9661
  Mrs. Vonnie Potter has taught English classes at Faith since 1985.  She also teaches a junior high fine arts class, home economics to the senior girls, and oversees the costume and makeup crews for the annual school play.  Mrs. Potter loves music and puts her talents to use as a member of the church choir and teaching acoustic guitar lessons.

Contact Information:
vpotter@faithbaptistdavison.com
school:  810.653.9661
  Mrs. Michelle Rierson, another class of 1988 graduate, works in the school office as part of the financial secretaries team; her background in the banking field makes her a perfect fit for working with finances. She also coaches the junior high volleyball team.  Mrs. Rierson and her husband Mike, have three sons, two of whom are still students at Faith.

Contact Information:
mrierson@faithbaptistdavison.com
school:  810.653.9661
 Mrs. Joanne Seal Mrs. Joanne Seal teaches the fifth grade here at Faith Baptist Schools where she has been on faculty since 1997.  She loves organizing the yearly elementary field day activities, and is a vital part of the church nursery care ministry.  Mrs. Seal has two daughters who have graduated from FBS.

Contact Information:
jseal@faithbaptistdavison.com
school:  810.653.9661
Mrs. Karyn St. Amand, who has been a member of our faculty since 1997, teaches the sixth grade.  She actively serves in the nursery ministry at Faith Baptist Church.  All four of her children are FBS graduates.  She is an avid Michigan fan.

Contact Information:
kstamand@faithbaptistdavison.com
school:  810.653.9661
  Mrs. Jane Stebbins, the first grade teacher at Faith, has been a member of the faculty since 1984.  All three of her sons have graduated from FBS.

Contact Information:
jstebbins@faithbaptistdavison.com
school:  810.653.9661 
  Mrs. Tina Tungl has been part of the office staff since 2006.  In addition to her duties as school secretary, she is also our resident “computer geek.”  Three of her four children have already graduated from Faith.

Contact Information:
ttungl@faithbaptistdavison.com
school:  810.653.9661 
  Pastor Tigg Vanaman teaches Spanish at Faith Baptist Schools.  He has five children, four of whom have already graduated from FBS.  He has a freshman currently enrolled at the school.  Pastor Tigg is senior pastor of Great Lakes Baptist Church in Holly, Michigan.

Contact Information:
tvanaman@faithbaptistdavison.com
school:  810.653.9661