"Presenting Positive Standards for the Future of Education"

Teaching Staff

Green Valley Acdemy is proud to have such an experienced and talented teaching staff, blending retired career teacher expertise with Generation Y teacher technology. Our staff finds teaching at GVA to be rewarding and fulfilling.


Heather Whitmore, M.S.
B.S. Education, Kutztown University
M.S. Education, Wilkes University
PA Certification in Elementary Education and Reading Specialist (K-12 pending)

Marianne Green, M.S.
M.S. Counseling and Human Relations, Villanova University
PA Certification in Art Education(K-12) and Secondary Counseling

Dr. Frank Fuller, Ph.D.
Ed. S. Instructional Technology, University of South Florida
Ph.D. Political Science, Clark Atlanta University
M.S. International Affairs, Georgia Institute of Technology
Certifications: PA State Board of Private Academic Schools – Social Studies (9-12), PA Emergency Permit in Music

Katherine Dougherty
B.S. Education, West Chester University
PA Certification in Special Education(PK – 8), PA Instructional I (PK-4)

Jennifer Pletz
B.S. Education, Millersville University
PA Certification in Elementary Education

Terry Sheetz, M.S.
M.S. Special Education, Temple University
PA Certification in Special Education and Elementary Education

Tom Green
B.S. Health and Physical Education, West Chester University
Masters Equivalent Health and Physical Education
PA Certification in Heath and PE (K-12)

Lindsay Megna
B.A. Elementary Education, Alvernia University
PA Certification in Special Education

Chris Maffet
B.S. Biology, Covenant College
M.A. Education, West Chester University

Robert Knecht 
B.A. Political Science, West Chester University
Masters in Government Administration from University of Pennsylvania

Ajmal Khan 
B.S. & M.S. Engineering
PA Certification

Alicia Lazer 
B.A. Political Science, Neumann College
M.A. Education Leadership, Immaculata University
PA Certification in Social Studies and English 7-12, Special Education K-12, Latin K-12

Susan Ross 
B.S. Education, Fitchburg StateCollege
M.S. Special Education, Grand Canyon University
PA Certification in Special Education K-12, Elementary Education



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