Meet our Teachers
Christy Manders, Kindergarten Teacher
Mrs. Manders has been a Kindergarten teacher for 25 years. Mrs. Manders has been on staff at PCA for 3 years. She attends church at the Endeavor Church where her husband is a deacon. Mrs. Manders loves planning crafts, worshipping God through song with her class and co-workers, and spending time with her family. "I am thankful that God brought me to PCA, for allowing me to serve here as a PCA Warrior."
Sarah Ortner, 1st Grade Teacher
Mrs. Ortner will be beginning her first year with PCA. She has been associated with Pineview for over 8 years as our Pre-K teacher in our MMO. Mrs. Ortner is married to Chad Ortner and has two children.
Teresa Ziegler, 2nd Grade Teacher
Mrs. Ziegler has been a teacher for 27 years, 5 years at PCA. Mrs. Ziegler is a member of the Building Church. "We have a very supportive teaching staff. We all work well together and can always depend on each other for help. Someone is always willing to lend a hand or a listening ear when needed.. Most importantly we all care about each other and pray for one another. I like the smaller classroom setting so that I can have more time to spend with individual students. We have a very loving and caring group of students and wonderful parents that are supportive."
Bridget Franklin, 3rd, 4th & 5th Grade Teacher
Mrs. Franklin has been at PCA for 5 years. She has taught 3rd, 4th, and 5th grade at PCA and is currently the Math, Science and Social Studies teacher for 4th & 5th grade. She attends Asbury Church in Harvest. Mrs. Franklin enjoys outdoor activities, traveling and hanging out with friends and her family. "I love building relationships with the students and their families. PCA feels like a family to me. I also love having the ability to pray, read the Bible and worship God freely.
Kimberly Metz, 3rd, 4th & 5th Grade Teacher
Mrs. Metz is in her first year of being a teacher at PCA. She is the English Language Arts teacher for 3rd, 4th & 5th grade. Mrs. Metz attends church at Summit Crossing and enjoys being outside, swimming and laying in the hammock. "I enjoy being with the students and the other teachers at PCA."