Staff


Administration & Support Staff

Derick Tabish
Administrator/ Principal

25 years teaching
Hired at VCS in 1994
Graduate Northwest Nazarene 1988

Trust in the LORD with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways submit to him, and he will make your paths straight. Proverbs 3:5-6

Dan Hayek
Vice Principal

39 years teaching
Hired at VCS in 1994
BS Pillsbury College, MA & MS Heritage University

The Lord is my light and my salvation—
    whom shall I fear?
The Lord is the stronghold of my life—
    of whom shall I be afraid?  Psalm 27:1

Terri Antonson
Development Director

11 years development
Hired at VCS 2010
Graduate EWU 1994

But encourage one another daily, as long as it is called “Today,” so that none of you may be hardened by sin’s deceitfulness.  Hebrews 3:13

Rachel Dryer
Office Assistant

Hired at VCS in 2013
Graduate EWU 2013

I have been crucified with Christ and I no longer live, but Christ lives in me. The life I now live in the body, I live by faith in the Son of God, who loved me and gave himself for me. Galatians 2:20

 

Mark Hall
Bus Driver

Jerry Hansen
Maintenance

Hired at VCS 2014

And whatever you do, whether in word or deed, do it all in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks to God the Father through him. Colossians 3:17

 

Marcus Horner
Maintenance Manager

Hired at VCS 2013

Blessed are those who have regard for the weak; the Lord delivers them in times of trouble. Psalm 41:1

 

 

Debbie Miethe
Business Manager

Hired at VCS in 2014
Graduate Whitworth Business Managment/Religion 2000

Whether you turn to the right or to the left, your ears will hear a voice behind you saying, "This is the way; walk in it."  Isaiah 30:21

Justin Pope
Athletic Director

Hired at VCS in 2012
Graduate Multnomah University 1999

Give thanks to the Lord, for he is good; his love endures forever.  Psalm 118:1

 

Donna Poston
Recess Supervisor/Aid

 

Heidi Santone
Office Manager

Hired at VCS in 2006

God made you alive with Christ. He forgave us all our sins, having canceled the charge of our legal indebtedness, which stood against us and condemned us; he has taken it away, nailing it to the cross. And having disarmed the powers and authorities, he made a public spectacle of them, triumphing over them by the cross.  Colossians 2:13-15

Wendy Staudenraus
Guidance Counselor

9 Years teaching
Hired at VCS in 2013
Graduate Whitworth
Masters Education 1999

The Lord is my strength and my shield;my heart trusts in him, and he helps me. My heart leaps for joy,
and with my song I praise him. Psalm 28:7


Elementary Staff


 

Shaelyn Boomer
PreK

1.5 years teaching
Hired at VCS in 2015
Spokane Falls Community College

Whatever you do, do everything for the glory of God. 1Corinthians 10:31

Terry Neve
Kindergarten

26 years teaching
Hired at VCS in 1998
Graduate from Moody Bible Institute

...for the joy of the LORD is your strength. Nehemiah 8:10

Sue Olson
1st Grade

27 years teaching
Hired at VCS in 1992
Graduate from Northwest University 1987
Masters from EWU 1990

Trust in the LORD with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways submit to him, and he will make your paths straight.  Proverbs 3:5-6

Roxann Harber
2nd Grade

25 years teaching
Hired at VCS 1992

If God is for us, who can be against us? He who did not spare his own Son, but gave him up for us all—how will he not also, along with him, graciously give us all things? Romans 8:31-32

Debbie Heden
Lead Elementary Teacher, 3rd Grade

26 years teaching
Hired at VCS in 1986
Graduate from EWU 1986

I can do all this through him who gives me strength. Philippians 4:13

 

Mandy Flaa
4th Grade

7 years teaching
Hired at VCS in 2015
Graduate from WSU1999
MS Education from Walden University 2008

therefore, since we are surrounded by such a great cloud of witnesses, let us throw off everything that hinders and the sin that so easily entangles, and let us run with perseverance the race marked out for us.  Let us fix our eyes on Jesus, the author and perfector of our faith.  Hebrews 12:1-2

Joni Croft
5th Grade

25 years teaching
Hired at VCS in 1988
Graduate from Eastern Washington University 1988

But he knows the way that I take; when he has tested me, I will come forth as gold.  Job 23:10

 

Mary Segalla
6th Grade

3 Years Teaching
Hired 2013
Bachelor of Arts Gonzaga University 2011
Masters In Initial Teaching Gonzaga University 2013

You will show me the path of life; In Your presence is fullness of joy;At Your right hand are pleasures forevermore. Psalm 16:11

Liz Craciun
K-12 Music Teacher

6 years teaching
Hired at VCS in 2013
Graduate from Corban University 2004

Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly in all wisdom, teaching and admonishing one another in psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, singing with grace in your hearts to the Lord. Colossians 3:16

   


Middle/High School


Liz Craciun
Secondary Bible & Worship 101

6 years teaching
Hired at VCS in 2013
Graduate from Corban University 2004

Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly in all wisdom, teaching and admonishing one another in psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, singing with grace in your hearts to the Lord. Colossians 3:16

Julie Hicks
SecEnglish

20 years teaching
Hired at VCS in 1994
Graduate from Bethel College 1994

…but those who hope in the LORD will renew their strength.  They will soar on wings like eagles; they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not be faint.  Isaiah 40:31

Cathy Hopson
Bible, English, Home Economics, Drama & Senior Seminar

31 years teaching
Hired at VCS in 1997
Liberty University 1989

The LORD is my shepherd, I lack nothing.He makes me lie down in green pastures,he leads me beside quiet waters,he refreshes my soul.  Psalm 23:1-3

 

Michael Goering
Computers,  Art & System Administrator

16 years teaching
Hired at VCS in 1999
CBC & EWU

If anyone, then, knows the good they ought to do and doesn’t do it, it is sin for them. James 4:17

Sandy Konyu
Yearbook & Photography

Hired at VCS 2014

Learn to do right; seek justice. Defend the oppressed. Take up the cause of the fatherless; plead the case of the widow.  Isaiah 1:17

Chad Kimberley
ASB/Secondary History

7 years- 10 years as a Youth Pastor
Hired at VCS 2008
Graduated from John Brown University 1997

Learn to do right; seek justice. Defend the oppressed. Take up the cause of the fatherless; plead the case of the widow.  Isaiah 1:17

 

Amy Meyer
Secondary Science

My goal is that they may be encouraged in heart and united in love, so that they may have the full riches of complete understanding, in order that they may know the mystery of God, namely, Christ, Colossians 2:2

 

Greg Meyer
Secondary Math/ Physics

22 years teaching
Hired at VCS 2013
Miami University BA, BS 1989
Bowie University MIS 2002

My goal is that they may be encouraged in heart and united in love, so that they may have the full riches of complete understanding, in order that they may know the mystery of God, namely, Christ, Colossians 2:2

Jay R. Myers
Secondary Math teacher

2 year teaching
Hired VCS 2014
EWU 2013
Education, Math, Economics

Thou art worthy, O Lord, to receive glory and honor and power: for thou hast created all things, and for thy pleasure they are and were created. Revelations 4:11

 

Debbie Reese
Drama Teacher/ Librarian

8 years teaching
Hired at VCS 2012
Graduated from Bob Jones University

Give, and it shall be given unto you; good measure, pressed down, and shaken together, and running over, shall men give into your bosom. For with the same measure that ye mete withal it shall be measured to you again.  Luke 6:38

 

Terry Templeton
Physical Education/Bible Teacher

5 years teaching
Hired at VCS in 2013
Graduated from California State University 2000
History, Health & Fitness

 For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life. John 3:16

 

 

Meredith Thomas
Foreign Language

3 years teaching
Hired at VCS in 2015
Graduated The College of William and Mary 1994

Be still and know that I am God; I will be exalted among nations, I will be exalted in the earth.   Psalm 46:10

 

Chris Young
Secondary Science

 

 


Home School Faculty


Rae Johnson
Teacher & Home School Coordinator

23 years teaching
Hired at VCS in 2000
Graduated from EWU, Masters from Grand Canyon 2002

Rejoice always,  1 Thessalonians 5:16

Michelle Fansler
Home School Teacher

3 years teaching
Hired at VCS in 2013
Graduated from Christian Heritage College, BS in Business Administration
21 credit in Education classes

In his heart a man plans his course, but the Lord determines his steps. Proverbs 16:9

Lynn Robbins
Elementary Teacher

11 years teaching
1980- Rehired 2009
Graduated from EWU

I can do all this through him who gives me strength.  Philippians 4:13