CarterBaldwin Executive Search is pleased to share the announcement that Grapevine Christian School has appointed Dr. Jeff Horner as vice president of academics for the K-12 independent school.
Horner brings more than 20 years of education instruction and leadership to Grapevine, spending the last 14 years at Whitefield Academy, in Atlanta, GA, serving as assessment and curriculum coordinator, and chairing the blended learning and history departments. Prior to Whitefield, Horner served as director of summer programs and teacher development at Santa Fe Christian Schools in Solana Beach, CA. He was also a member of the Curriculum Development Committee and Western Association Schools and Colleges Accreditation Committee.
He began his career teaching history at St. David’s School in Raleigh, NC, quickly getting tapped to lead the department. While at St. David’s, Horner oversaw the development of a Christian life program, initiated a new student leadership program, and raised the passing rate to 97% on the AP European History Exam.
Horner earned his EdD in educational leadership and administration and MA in theological studies from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, his MLitt in religious history from the University of Bristol in England, and his BA in political science from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
About Grapevine Faith Christian School
Located just north of Dallas, TX, Grapevine Faith’s mission is to develop and graduate authentic Christian leaders and is the driving force behind every aspect of the school. It permeates athletics and creative arts, intertwines in service and mission work and can be found in daily lesson plans across campus. Grapevine Faith strives to guide students through rigorous academics and thoughtfully developed co-curricular activities to successfully shape them into someone who can lead a family, business or serve in government with a Christ-centered worldview.