Stephanie Alford, Director of Marketing & Communications
(Bio coming soon)
Mary Barnette, Instructional Technology Support Specialist
Mary Barnette has been an educator for 35 years. She earned her Bachelor’s Degree in English and teaching certification at the University of Montevallo, and her Master’s Degree in Middle Grades Education from Columbus State University. She taught middle grades language arts and social studies and served as technology specialist for the Dept. of Defense schools at Ft. Benning. Mrs. Barnette is an active member of Epworth United Methodist Church in Phenix City where she has taught Sunday School for 3rd-5th grades and was the director of the Children’s Choir. She joined the St. Luke School staff in 2013, and loves being a part of the St. Luke family.
Sherry Bunn, Athletic Director
Sherry Bunn graduated from Auburn University with a Bachelor of Science in Laboratory Technology. She put her study of science to work in the pharmaceutical industry in sales and training, specializing in the pediatric markets. After a brief retirement, she served as a long-term substitute in both public and private schools. She joined the St. Luke team in 2008 where she teaches Health and Physical Education and serves as the Athletic Director.
Kim Carroll, Middle School Receptionist
Kim Carroll attended Columbus State University where she studied Political Science. She began her career as a paralegal. After starting a family, she began working in the education field. Mrs. Carroll was a preschool teacher at Wynnton for ten years before moving to St. Luke School where she has been a first grade teacher’s assistant since 2006 and is now the Middle School Receptionist. In her free time, Mrs. Carroll enjoys reading and traveling.
Brooke Green, School Secretary
Brooke Green is a graduate of the University of Kentucky where she received a degree in Family Studies. She is the proud mom of two students at Columbus High School. She enjoys reading, travel, church activities and spending time with her family.
Angela Hutchens, Media Specialist
Angela Hutchens received her Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Education from Georgia College and State University and began teaching in 1997. She took several years off to be home with her children, and joined the faculty of St. Luke School in 2008. She especially embraces the many servant leadership opportunities that St. Luke offers and has been very active organizing these activities as a part of the Servant Leadership team.
Denise Killough, Counselor/Director of Student Services
Denise Killough has been working with St. Luke children and families since 2008. Prior to coming to St. Luke, she worked as a part-time counselor in the public school system. She received her bachelor’s and master’s degrees in Psychology and School Counseling from Columbus State University. She is a Nationally Board Certified Counselor and a member of the Georgia School Counselors Association and American School Counselors Association.
Peggy Roeder, Media Assistant
Peggy Roeder began her career working in the public school sector where she was a Special Education teacher assistant. She then shifted her focus to books and the Media Center where she worked as a Media Assistant for a number of years. Her love for children and books brought her to St. Luke in 2006 to oversee the daily operations of the Middle School Media Center. In addition to books, Mrs. Roeder enjoys hiking, reading & gardening.
Emily Sutherland, Director of Advancement
Emily Sutherland graduated from Tulane University with a degree in Accounting. She also holds a Masters degree in Taxation from the University of Denver. She spent ten years as a tax CPA at KPMG before making the transition to stay-at-home mom. She has two amazing daughters – one at St. Luke School and one at Columbus High School – and spent lots of time volunteering at the school before joining the staff in 2012. Mrs. Sutherland enjoys spending time with her family, traveling and yoga.