Meet Our Staff

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Administration

 

Jason Song

Principal
Administration

B.A., Occidental College
M.A., UCLA
Ph.D.,UCLA (Completion)
Ed.D., Azusa Pacific University
30 years experience in education


 
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Joseph Chai

Assistant Principal
Administration

B.A., Haverford College
M.Ed., Chestnut Hill College
Ed.D., Vanderbilt University (In Progress)
Clear Single Subject Teaching Credential
14 years experience in education


 
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Franklin Park

Chief Operations Officer, Registrar, & Human Resources
Administration

B.S., Whittier College
11 years experience in education


 
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Kara Song

Senior Administrator / Admissions
Administration

Double B.A., UC Irvine
Co-founder of New Covenant Academy
25 years of experience in education


Teachers

Elementary school

 
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Ellen Kim

Department Chair, 2nd Grade
Elementary School

B.A., UC Irvine
M.Ed., Columbia University
Clear Multiple Subject Teaching Credential
7 years of experience in education


 
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Kelli Bruning

Teacher Aide
Elementary School

B.A., Loyola Marymount University
Single Subject Teaching Credential (In Progress)


 

Julianne Lowry

Kindergarten
Elementary School

B.A., Azusa Pacific University
M.Ed., Azusa Pacific University
Multiple Subject Teaching Credential
3 years of experience in education


 

Sabrina Marinchak

3rd Grade
Elementary School

B.A., West Chester University
Cross Cultural Language Development Certificate
Clear Multiple Subject Teaching Credential
16 years of experience in education


 
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Helen Park

1st Grade
Elementary School

B.A., USC
M.Ed., Azusa Pacific University
Multiple Subject Teaching Credential
4 years of experience in education


Middle School

 
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Darlene Chai

English
Middle School

B.A., UC San Diego
M.Ed., UC San Diego
Clear Multiple Subject and Single Subject Credential
10 years experience in education


 
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Kellen Cuen

Math
Middle School

B.A., Hope University
M.Ed., Hope International (In Progress)
10 years experience in education


 
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Seyon Park

Music & Bible
Middle School

B.A., Yon Sei University (Korea)
M.A., USC
Adv. Diploma, Kodály Institute of the Liszt Ferenc Academy of Music (Hungary)
D.M.A., USC
13 years experience in education


 
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Wendy Rodgers

Science
Middle School

B.S., University of Houston
M.Ed., National University
M.P.H., George Washington University
12 years experience in education


 
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Larry Waite

Social Studies
Middle School

B.A., Cedarville University
M.R.E., Grand Rapids Baptist Seminary
M.Div., Grand Rapids Baptist Seminary
D.Min., Fuller Seminary
30 years experience in education


High School

 

Jasmine Kim

Korean
High School

B.A., Kosin University 
8 years experience in education


 

Sofia Kim

Visual Art
High School

B.A., Azusa Pacific University
2 years experience in education


 

Kathryn O’Briant

English
High School

B.A., University of Mary Hardin Baylor
Cross Cultural Language Development Certificate
Single Subject Teaching Credential
4 years experience in education


 
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Austin Tannous

History
High School

B.A., Gordon College
M.A.T., Fuller Theological Seminary (In Progress)
M.Ed., Azusa Pacific University (In Progress)
3 years of experience in education


 
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Salvador Torres

Asst. DP Coordinator, Science
High School

B.A., CSU Long Beach
M.A., Azusa Pacific University
Single Subject Teaching Credential
10 years experience in education


 
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Joseph Yoon

Math
High School

B.A., UC Berkeley
M.Ed., CSU Los Angeles
Clear Single Subject Teaching Credential
9 years experience in education


Support Staff

 
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Cathy Chang

Office Manager
Support Staff

B.A., University of Phoenix
15 years experience in education


 

Kevin Eagleston

Athletic Director
Athletics

B.A., Hawaii Pacific University
15 years experience in education & coaching


 

Jonah Kang

Student Activities & Technology
Support Staff

B.A., Azusa Pacific University
3 years experience in education


 
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Allison Lee

Marketing & Accounting
Support Staff

B.S., USC
2 years experience in education


 
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K.Y. Lee

Facilities Manager
Support Staff


 
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David Harris

Intern & Coach
Support Staff

B.A., University of Houston
10 years experience in education and coaching