Directory

Directory

Janice Crawford

Learning Discoveries Coordinator

Janice Crawford - Learning Discoveries Coordinator

Janice Crawford was born in Wisconsin, but grew up in North Carolina. She has her Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education. She has been teaching for over twenty-five years and is currently in her fourteenth year at Killian Hill. She and her husband, Johnnie, have one son, Jason, who is a 2017 graduate of KHCS. During her free time, she enjoys reading and spending time with her dogs.

Jeri Cordell

4th Grade Teacher

Jeri Cordell - 4th Grade Teacher

Jeri Cordell was born in Marks, Mississippi, but was raised in Covington, Georgia. She obtained her MS from Pensacola Christian College. She has been teaching for over forty-three years and is currently in her twenty-ninth at Killian Hill. During her free time, she enjoys gardening as well as reading.

Angie Brinson

6th Grade Teacher

Angie Brinson - 6th Grade Teacher

Angie Brinson was born and raised in Muncie, Indiana. She obtained her Bachelor of Science in Education from Liberty University. She has been teaching for over twenty years and is currently in her first year at Killian Hill. She and her husband, Rick, have three children. During her time off the Hill, she enjoys running, walking and reading.


Deborah Ballew

3rd Grade Teacher

Deborah Ballew - 3rd Grade Teacher

Deborah Ballew was born in Waterford, Michigan. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education from Hyles Anderson College and a Master’s in Education from Pensacola Christian College. She has been teaching for over thirty years and is currently in her twenty-sixth year at KHCS. She and her husband, Tom, have two sons, Matt and Micah. During her free time, she enjoys reading, sewing, and crafting.

Lori Anderson

K4 Teacher

Lori Anderson - K4 Teacher

Lori Anderson was born and raised in New Jersey. She holds a Master’s in Education from Bob Jones University. She has eight years of teaching experience, as well as many years of office experience. She and her husband, Chris, have four daughters, Rebekah, Rachel, Esther and Grace. During her free time, she enjoys working on paper projects.

Caroline Anderson

5th Grade Teacher

Caroline Anderson - 5th Grade Teacher

Caroline Anderson was born and raised in Goldsboro, North Carolina. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in English Education. She has been teaching for over eight years and is currently in her first year at Killian Hill. She and her husband, Walt, have two daughters, Alex and Emma. During her free time, she enjoys singing, crafting, reading, writing and traveling.


Doug Abels

Head of School

Doug Abels - Head of School

Doug Abels loves Christian education because he has a strong desire to impact young lives for eternity and for God’s glory.  For twenty years, he ministered in a vibrant Christian school on the island of Guam, learning to love and serve a very diverse group of people and cultures.  Beginning as a math and science teacher, he transitioned into school administration for the majority of his twenty years there, all while earning a master’s degree in Secondary Education and then doctorate in Educational Leadership.  Dr. Abels is passionate about academic excellence, purposeful discipleship, and continual improvement. He and his wife, Karen, have four children, Jesse, Seth, Jake, and Emma. He enjoys basketball, motorcycles, ethnic cuisines, the mountains, woodworking, and reading.