ARACELI ALVAREZ

Staff Accountant
Education: Attended Valley College in California
Family: Husband Ricardo and children Amadalyn, Ricardo Jr., Viviana and Destiny
Why she is at Geneva: “I am very grateful to the Lord that a vision that I had years ago has come true. I feel so blessed to be part of God’s plan for Geneva!”

 

ERIC BOERBOOM

Head Athletic Director
Education: Bachelor of Science in History with Minor in Coaching – University of Wisconsin-Superior; Master of Arts in Sports Management and Coaching Theory/Strategy – American Public University
Family: Married to Beth, son Jaden (Class of 2029), and daughters Clara, Aniah and Amara
Why he is at Geneva: “My family and I are invested at Geneva because we first and foremost believe in the mission of Geneva as a classical and Christian school. By His grace, God has opened the door for me to have the opportunity to pursue God’s calling of investing in the spiritual development of students through athletics.”

KARLY CHAMPION

Logic School Executive Assistant
Education: Bachelor of Arts in English – Longwood University
Family: Husband Nick and four fur babies (two cats and two dogs are her world)
Why she is at Geneva: “I am at Geneva because I love being a part of a community of people who love the Lord, love each other and have pride in their school. When I first came to Geneva as a coach I quickly realized how special Geneva is and I feel so blessed to be here.”
Interesting tidbit: Karly loves to bake!

TRAVIS COX

Facilities Technician
Family: Wife Jessica, step-daughter Josie and daughters Macie (Class of 2033) and Rosalie
Why he is at Geneva: “I believe our mighty God led me to this school to be surrounded by peers who share the same faith.”
Interesting tidbit: Travis has trained horses.

 

NANCY DOMKE

Head of School Executive Assistant
Education: Bachelor of Arts in Management and Marketing – Anderson University
Family: Husband Keith and daughters Justine and Rachelle and her husband Charles Willgren and two grandsons, Khalen and Zeke Willgren
Why she is at Geneva: “God has allowed me to have many experiences in my career that have prepared me for this position at Geneva. I feel so blessed and I look forward to what He has in store for me here. God is Good—All The Time.”

GRADI EVANS

Fine Arts Director
Education: Bachelor of Music Education – University of South Carolina; Master of Music Education – University of South Carolina; EdD work – Arizona State University
Family:  Husband Ric and children Ian, Nathan (Class of 2011) and Mikaela (Class of 2016)
Why she is at Geneva: “Through Libby Lunsford, God led me to Geneva, and He has equipped me my entire life to do the jobs He has for me. To God be the glory!”
Interesting tidbit: Gradi is a fourth-generation music enthusiast

JESSICA GOMBERT

Grammar School Headmaster
Education: Bachelor of Arts in Education – University of Texas at San Antonio; Master of Arts in Education – Our Lady of the Lake University
Family: Husband Ronnie and children Madison (Class of 2013) and Grant (Class of 2016)
Why she is at Geneva: “God called me to work at Geneva. He has blessed me with a love and passion for education. God has blessed the Geneva Grammar School, and it is a privilege to work alongside students, parents, and teachers who have a passion for education.”

CURBY GRAHAM

Dean of Students
Education: Bachelor of Arts in Humanities – University of Texas at San Antonio; Master of Arts in Human Resource Development – Webster University; Master of Arts in Cultural Apologetics – Houston Baptist University
Family: Wife Stephanie, children Claire (Class of 2025) and Vivian (Class of 2027)
Why he is at Geneva: “My longtime friend Rob Shelton invited me to come work here after I retired from the Army. I want to use my knowledge and skills to help mature and shape young minds to become ambassadors and warriors for Christ’s kingdom.”

MELISSA HAJEK 

Grammar School Executive Assistant
Education: Bachelor of Arts in Psychology – St. Mary’s University; Master of Science in Computer Information systems – St. Mary’s University; Teaching Certification EC-4, ESL 
Family: Husband Brian and son Zachary (Class of 2027) 
Why she is at Geneva: “Working at Geneva has been God’s answer to many years of prayer for clarity on His purpose for me. I feel so honored and blessed to work each day for Him.” 

                                    TAMMY HELM

Logic & Rhetoric Administrative Assistant
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KIM HORTON

Lunchroom Supervisor
Education: Bachelor of Business Administration in Marketing – Texas A&M University; Master of Business Administration – Texas A&M University
Family: Husband Joseph and sons Luke (Class of 2026) and Samuel (Class of 2028) and baby Adam
Why she is at Geneva: “God called our family to Geneva School. His presence on our campus is undeniable and it is a privilege to be part of this amazing school.”
Interesting tidbit: Kim loves running, cooking and baking.

CHELSIE JACOBSON

Rhetoric School Executive Assistant
Education: Bachelor of Science in Education – Angelo State University
Family: Extended family spread throughout Texas and Midwest
Why she is at Geneva: “At Geneva, I can serve God by working with students.”
Interesting tidbit: The class of 2020 was the last class of kindergartners Chelsie taught at Geneva.

BEVERLY JOHNSON

Grammar School Executive Assistant
Education: Undergraduate work Southwest Texas State University
Family: Husband Danny and children Sarah (Class of 2011) and her husband Joe Hegedus, and Lydia (Class of 2012)
Why she is at Geneva: “I have loved watching what our Lord has done here at Geneva! It is an honor and privilege to serve Him through classical and Christian education!”
Interesting tidbit: Before Geneva, she was a buyer for Frost Bros.

JEFF JONES

Logic School Headmaster
Education: Bachelor of Arts in Speech Communication Studies and English – East Stroudsburg University; Master of Education in Elementary Education (K-8) – Northern Arizona University
Family: Wife Autumn, son Mason (Class of 2027) and daughter Piper (Class of 2029)
Why he is at Geneva: “My family felt God’s calling to join Geneva based on its strong Christian community, commitment to classical education and the lifestyle afforded by the greater San Antonio area and Hill Country. We are blessed and grateful to be a part of the GSB community.”

WILL KORCZYNSKI

Facilities Manager
Education: Associates Degree in Air Conditioning and Refrigeration – Southwest Texas Junior College
Family: Wife Stacy and two daughters: Riley and Kinsley
Why he is at Geneva: “After many years of working in corporate work and being miserable, my prayers were answered and God blessed me with a job where I am surrounded by great people who share the same beliefs.”
Interesting tidbit: Will loves the outdoors—hunting, fishing, camping and kayaking!

NICOLE LAWSON

IT Systems Support Analyst
Education: Associates Degree in Applied Science – Community College of the Air Force
Family: Husband Josh, two sons: Colton and Cooper (Class of 2027), two daughters: Addyli (Class of 2033) and Ellie Mae.
Why she is at Geneva: “My family and I are blessed to be part of such a unique and wonderful school. God is present in a glorious way at Geneva and it is such an honor to be a part of the community!”
Interesting tidbit: Nicole lived in Korea for two years while in the Air Force.

KATE LUFFY

Finance Director
Education: Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting – Texas A&M University
Family: Husband Brian, daughter Megan (Class of 2026) and son Mark (class of 2029)
Why she is at Geneva: “After much prayer and consideration, I felt a clear calling to serve at Geneva. It is a blessing to work here as an accountant, doing what I love, and for my children to have the opportunity to receive a classical and Christian education.”

LIBBY LUNSFORD

Advancement Director
Education: Bachelor of Arts in Journalism/Marketing-Management – Baylor University
Family: Husband Charlie and three daughters who are all Geneva graduates: Claire (Class of 2011), Mary Kate (Class of 2012) who married Ben Carl in 2017, and Caroline who married Cinco Winston in 2019 (both in Geneva’s Class of 2015)
Why she is at Geneva: “I am passionate about this school and love being where God is working. He is very busy at Geneva! We are grateful for the mission of Geneva and thankful that we continue to get to be a part of what God is doing here.”

DEBORAH MACDONALD

Fine Arts Administrative Assistant
Education: Bachelor of Arts in Communication and Interpersonal Communications – Northeast Missouri State University; MS Educational Psychology and Guidance and Counseling – Southern Illinois University
Family: Husband Robert, daughter Bethanney who married Preston Standerfer in 2018 (both in Geneva’s Class of 2014) and son Ian (Class of 2017)
Why she is at Geneva: “I have the opportunity to work in an environment at Geneva where I can talk about my faith, sing hymns all day and participate in the growth and development of children and youth. What a blessing.”

AMY METZGER

Interim Head of School
Education: Bachelor of Arts in Political Science – Baylor University
Family: Husband Rob and children Davis (Class of 2015), Carol (Class of 2017) and Aimée (Class of 2019)
Why she is at Geneva: “God has called our family to this school community as a blessing and place to serve.”

NICOLE NICHOLSON

Enrollment Coordinator

Education:  Bachelor of Arts in Interdepartmental Studies – University of Iowa; Master of Arts in Higher Education Administration – University of Missouri – Columbia

Family: Husband Jim, daughter Elle (Class of 2023) and son Ben (Class of 2026)

Why she is at Geneva:  “We moved to Boerne in 2009 because we wanted our children to attend Boerne public schools.  Throughout our first year in the area, however, God repeatedly placed people in our path who told us about the outstanding education and community at Geneva.  We attend an open house, and it became clear that the reason we were led  to Boerne was for Geneva!”

Interesting tidbit:  After graduate school, Nicole worked at Northwestern University School of Law in downtown Chicago and lived on the 17th floor of a highrise with a spectacular view of Lake Michigan and Navy Pier.

SHERI PALERMO

Human Resources Director
Education: Bachelor of Arts in Psychology – University of Texas at San Antonio; Master of Arts in Industrial and Organizational Psychology – St. Mary’s University
Family: Husband Rick, daughters Victoria (Class of 2015) and Anna (Class of 2018)
Why she is at Geneva: “The Lord called us to Geneva in 2002 when our eldest daughter, Victoria, was entering kindergarten. Each year since that time, He has been faithful to renew our calling to serve this community.”

ROBIN RAMSEY

Athletics Executive Assistant
Education: Bachelor of Business Administration in Marketing – Baylor University, MBA General Business – Baylor University
Family: Children Callie (Class of 2013), Luke (Class of 2015), Seth (Class of 2020) and Annie (Class of 2022) attend Geneva
Why she is at Geneva: “Our family has been a part of the Geneva Community since 2000 and it is a blessing to serve in a school that has been so influential in our lives for many years.”

ELLEN RICKS

School Secretary
Education: Business education through Sears University and eLearning
Family: Husband of 51 years, Don and children David, Mary, Donna and Jonathan and 12 grandchildren. Ellen is excited to have two of her grandchildren attend Geneva 2020-2021!
Why she is at Geneva: “Through prayer it became very evident that God wanted me at Geneva. To work in an environment where He is present is delightful beyond words!”  This is her 17th year at Geneva!

Interesting tidbit:  When not at Geneva she manages her ranch and greatly enjoys the outdoors!

BRENDA RUSSELL

Assistant Finance Director
Education: Bachelor of Science in Accounting – University of Houston-Clear Lake
Family: Daughters Skylar, Savannah and Samantha and son Michael
Why she is at Geneva: “After much prayer and waiting on His perfect timing, the Lord sent me to Geneva. I am so blessed to be working here and serving God in this way.”

 

DIRK RUSSELL

Academic Dean
Education: Bachelor of Arts in Pastoral Theology – Moody Bible Institute; pursuing Master of Arts in Theological Studies – Reformed Theological Seminary
Family: Wife Aubrey and six children, including David (Class of 2017), Joshua (Class of 2018) and Abby (Class of 2022)
Why he is at Geneva: “I am at Geneva because I love to teach (especially God’s Word). I love the camaraderie and community that exists among the faculty and school leadership. Also, the larger Geneva community is vibrant and caring. Geneva is a great place to be!”

JULIUS SCOTT

Logic School Athletic Director
Education: Bachelor of Science in General Studies – Louisiana State University
Family: Wife Jan, daughter Jacquelyn and son-in-law David Gomez, daughter Jordan and son-in-law Rene and granddaughter Isabelle Acres
Why he is at Geneva: “My goal is to communicate to all I encounter that they are loved and valued as a very special child of God.”
Interesting tidbit: Contrary to his demeanor, he loves chick flicks.

ROB SHELTON

Rhetoric School Headmaster
Education: Bachelor of Arts in English – University of Texas at San Antonio; Master of Arts in English – University of Texas at San Antonio; Master of Divinity – Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary
Family: Wife Kathleen, twin daughters Emily and Erica (Class of 2016)
Why he is at Geneva: “It is a privilege to be a part of guiding students to love the Lord with all their minds.”

MEGAN SIMON

Staff Accountant
Education: Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting and Finance at the University of Texas at San Antonio
Why she is at Geneva: “Throughout the interview process God constantly confirmed that this is where I’m supposed to be. I have a burden for students to know the Lord, and I’m grateful to be a part of a team that shares this burden.”
Interesting tidbit: Megan is a certified rescue scuba diver. In her free time, she enjoys woodworking. She’s actually built half the furniture in her house.

BRITTANY STYLES

School Nurse
Education: Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of Texas Health and Science Center in San Antonio
Family: Husband Earl, Hannah (class of 2018), Katie-Grace (class of 2021) and Zeke (class of 2025)
Why she is at Geneva : “I’ve been blessed to serve alongside amazing colleagues and personally benefit from a Geneva education! All the while having the chance to tend to many wonderful children. Watching my children and yours grow up over the years has been the sweetest part of all.”

SHELLY VAUGHN

Development Assistant
Education: Bachelor of Science in Education with a specialization in History – Texas Tech University; Teaching Certification (grades 1-8)
Family: Son Cade (Class of 2021)
Why she is at Geneva: “I love the community of Geneva and the graciousness of all the teachers and administrators. I have thoroughly enjoyed watching my son thrive in such an amazing environment and I am excited to be a part of it.”

KELLEY WARD

School Nurse
Education: Bachelor of Science in Nursing – Trinity Western University in British Columbia, Canada
Family: Kelley and her husband Bryan have four children: Althea (Class of 2021), Solomon (Class of 2024), Maxwell (Class of 2029) and Zane (Class of 2033).
Why she is at Geneva: “We love Geneva’s faith-based, classical approach to whole-person education. I’m grateful to serve within a community of love!”
Interesting tidbit: Kelley and her husband are from California and Arizona but met in Canada and stayed for 18 years!  They are dual citizens and owned a Christmas tree farm outside of Vancouver, Canada. They love backpacking and teaching their kids survival skills!

SHELLY WARD

College Counselor/Academic Advisor
Education: Bachelor of Business Administration in Business Analysis – Texas A&M University; Master of Science in Management Information Systems – Texas A&M University
Family: Husband Stephen, son Logan (Class of 2014), daughter Miranda (Class of 2016) and two Catahoula dogs Sadie and Sierra
Why she is at Geneva: “Our family is sold out to classical and Christian education and we moved from Houston to Boerne to attend Geneva! I consider it a privilege to walk alongside our Rhetoric students as they prepare for college.”

MARY ELIZABETH WINSTON

Communications Assistant
Education: Bachelor of Science in Family and Consumer Sciences-Apparel Design and Product Development – Baylor University
Why she is at Geneva: “It is evident that this is where the Lord has me. Geneva played a very significant role in my life and to have the opportunity to work with those who shaped me is an absolute honor and a gift.”
Interesting tidbit: Mary Liz is a Geneva Guild member, Class of 2016.

ELLEN YARBROUGH 

Admissions Director 
Education: Bachelor of Science in EducationMinor in Mathematics – University of Texas at San Antonio 
Family: Daughter Morgan (Class of 2017) and sons Spencer (Class of 2023) and Christian (Class of 2024) 
Why she is at Geneva: “Being a transformed public school educator, I am now passionate about classical education. Through years of involvement at Geneva, I am even more grateful to serve in this special place where God is clearly at work!”