Our Administration

Stuart Shumway

Head of School

  • Master of Arts in Christian Education and Biblical Counseling from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary
  • Bachelor of Science in Religion from Liberty University
  • Seven years in Christian Education, six as lead administrator
  • Nine years as lead pastor in two SBC churches
  • ACSI administrator certification
  • Attends Grace Chapel Church in Sanford

Tim Rhine

Principal

  • Bachelor of Science in Bible and Elementary Education from Cairn University
  • Master of Science in Educational Leadership from the American College of Education
  • 28 years in Christian education upper administration
  • ACSI principal certification
  • Attends Grace Chapel Church in Sanford

Dwayne Whiteheart

Athletic Director

  • Bachelor of Science in Physical Education from Tennessee Temple University
  • Masters of Science in Physical Education from North Carolina Central University
  • Served as athletic director and coach at collegiate and high school levels for 30 years
  • ACSI athletic director certification
  • Attends Summit Church in Apex

Kim Casey

Admissions Director and Guidance Counselor

  • Bachelor of Science in Psychology and Sociology from Union University
  • Master of Arts in Professional Counseling from Liberty University
  • Served at GCS in administration for two years
  • Bachelor of Science in Psychology and Sociology from Union University
  • North Carolina Licensed Professional Counselor
  • Served at GCS in administration for two years
  • ACSI guidance counselor certification
  • Attends Grace Chapel Church in Sanford

Heidi Waller

Administrative and Special Programing Director

  • Governor’s University, graduation date Spring 2020
  • Served in education as instructor and administrator for 10 years
  • Attends Grace Chapel Church in Sanford
  • Renee Decker

    Communications Director

    • Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education from Ashford University
    • Attends Grace Chapel Church in Sanford

    Teresa Stone

    Office Manager

  • Completed coursework in accounting at Central Carolina Community College
  • Served at GCS for over 20 years
  • Attends Grace Chapel Church in Sanford
  • Angela Cole

    Accounts Receivable Specialist