Staff Biographies

 

 

   Dr. David and Dr.Tami Donnally: have been a part of GCA since it's inception in 1980.  They were the first teachers of 40 students, grades K - 10th in a one room class.  They have both taught the realm of grades, as well as music, P.E., and Math. Dr. David Donnally is the Senior Pastor of Legacy Church Ministries and the President of the incorporation.  Dr. Tami Donnally is the Executive Director.  Both desire to serve God passionately, for many years to come.

 Mrs. Victoria Fritsch (formerly Victoria Donnally): serves as GCA's School Administrator. She is a graduate of Greenacres Christian Academy. She attended GCA from PreK-12th grade. She graduated from Southeastern University in Lakeland, FL with a degree in Elementary Education. She earned her Master's degree from E.B.C.S in 2007. She loves coaching and playing volleyball, singing, and spending time with her family. The continuation and thriving  of her grandparents vision, remains to be the center of her passion.

Mrs. Lori Williams, Ministry Manager: was a student of GCA from 2nd grade through her graduation in 12th grade.  She graduated one year early and was Valedictorian of her class.  She has been working at for GCA since 1996. She spent many years in the classroom, has served as Principal and is currently working as our Ministry Manager.  She has a business degree from Ashworth College and a Bachelor of Religious Education degree from Evangelical Bible College & Seminary. She is married to her high school sweetheart (also a GCA graduate) and they have 3 daughters Alyssa, Lexie, and Ansley.

Ms. Eileen Roby, Administrative Assistant.: has been working for GCA since 2008. She has served as a teacher's aide. She is mother to Scott, who is a Captain for Palm Beach County Fire Rescue. And a mother to Amy, a graduate of GCA, who is an Elementary School Teacher. Eileen is a proud grandmother of three boys, and enjoys traveling with Amy and spending time with her family.

Mr. Ted Burritt: is our Special Education Tutor. He has been teaching since 1992, and has been with GCA since 2001. He is married to Heather, who is an elementary teacher in the public school system. They have one daughter, Lily. He is an anointed drummer, song writer and an avid movie buff. "I pledge to give everything I can to ensure that your child learns and grows in the Lord."

 

 

 

Maria Lamb Elementary teacher, grades K-2nd: Maria started with us in August 2014. She's happily married with three grown children. She graduated from Palm Beach Atlantic College with a BA in Elementary Education and a minor in Spanish. She enjoys music, reading and anything to do with nature, but her passion is working with children. "I love creating a fun, lively, classroom environment where learning is fun! My goal is to instill in children a joyous desire for learning, reading and seeking to truly know Jesus Christ as their Lord and Savior."

 

 

 Mrs. Karen Lameyer, Elementary teacher, grades 3rd-4th. Karen has been with GCA since 1994. She has a husband, Michael, and 3 children Michael Jr., Katherine and Michelle all of which graduated from our school. She feels her most important task is seeing her students develop a for God and a love for learning.

 

 

 

Mrs. Toni Patterson: Elementary Teacher, grades 4th-5th, has been with GCA since 2000. She has taught in the High School department and is currently teaching Elementary grades. Mrs. Patterson is married to Robbie Patterson and they have 4 children, John, Elizabeth, and Emily, (all GCA graduates )and Jesse currently attending GCA, She is also a grandmother.  "Teaching is more than education, it is really about being a part of these kids' lives. It's about loving them with Agape love-loving them for who they are.

Mrs. Donna Robb Middle School Teacher, grades 7th-8th : has been with GCA since 2005. She is happily married to her husband David, and they have 3 children, Danielle, Aaron, (who graduated from GCA) and Daniel who is currently attending GCA.
 She loves spending time with family and friends, especially traveling. She quotes, "Thank you for sacrificing to give your child a Christian education. Building a solid, Biblical foundation in your child's life is more important than anything else you could ever give them. Children are truly a gift from God.

 

Bobby Justis - Middle School Teacher, grades 6th-7th:  Mr. Justis comes to us from Peace Christian Academy in Palm City, FL.  He holds a BS in Christian Education from Columbia, and an MA in Ministry/Counseling from Hartfield, PA.  He is a Licensed Pastoral Counselor and  he is also a MAPP Trainer for foster/adoptive parent training.  He and his wife served as missionaries for 5 years to inner city youth in Chicago IL, as wll as working at Big Oak Boys Ranch (AL), Christ's Home for Children (PA), and Bethel Bible Village (TN)

 

Mr. Waylen Dean Underwood : High school grades 9th- 10th 
Mr.Underwood has been a part of GCA since 1981 first as a student then as an 
employee serving as a teacher and youth pastor, He has a BS in Religious Education from the Evangelical Bible College and Seminary. He has returned home after several years with his children, Remington and Evan, who attend GCA and are excited to become part of the legacy and vision of the Donnallys. "I would like to thank my family at EBC Ministries and GCA for all their love and prayers. In return, I hope to show all who walk through the doors of GCA how you are considered "OUR FAMILY". 
 

Dr. Jeremiah Ramberg: High School Teacher, grades 11th-12th: has been with GCA since 1997.  He holds a Masters and a Doctorate Degree in Christian Education.     He is married to Judi, his high school sweetheart, who also works at GCA.  They have a son, Gabriel.  He would like to say, "Welcome to a place where you are considered family.  A place where your child is loved like they were our own.  Welcome home, Greenacres is the place to be!"

Esther Armstrong, High school Science teacher: Esther has been with GCA since 1995. She is proud of her three children who have graduated from GCA and equally proud of her youngest two sons who are currently attending. Her passion is to prove science through God's perfect creation. 

 

 

 

Mrs. Debbie Shipman: Math Teacher: has been with GCA since 1996. She is currently our High School Math teacher. She holds an BA from Anderson University, and also attended Tennessee Temple College for Music. She is a shopper and claims that she shops, but never drops! Her personal word to you: "I count it an honor and privilege to be able to share in the ministry and have the time to pour into your child's education. My prayer is that the students learn and appreciate Math and most of all for my life in Word and deeds exemplifies Christ to them!"

 

Mrs. Sue Pass: Teacher's Aide: spent several years volunteering before joining our staff in 2012. She is married to Vince Pass, (a Legacy musician) and they have one son, Dane who currently attends GCA. Dane serves as GCA's praise and worship sound tech.

 

 

 

 

Mrs. Judi Ramberg Substitute Teacher/Teacher's Aide: She is a GCA graduate and has been working here since 1997. She is married to Jeremiah and they have one son, Gabriel.

 

 

 


Nadia Rosin: Teacher's Aide
I have been with GCA since February 2015.  I am happily married to my husband Harold and have two grown children, Olivier and Victoria, who I am so very  proud of.  I hold a bachelor's degree in religious education from Evangelical Bible College and Seminary and currently pursuing a business degree at Palm Beach State College.  Because I believe children are our future, whether they be here or abroad, I am passionately serving the less fortunate of Haiti in hopes of establishing an education center there which will prepare and equip them for the future ahead!
 

Jonathan Smith: Teacher's Aide
Jonathan is a graduate of GCA and has worked in our athletic department since 2014. He will begin in 2015 as a part-time teacher's aide and aftercare worker. He is excited to see how the Lord will use him in ministry.
 

Betty Mercado: Teacher's aide: 
Betty has been with GCA since 2008.  She has a great heart towards excellence in education, but her ultimate passion is to see the children grow spiritually