Board of Directors

Bottom row, left to right: Mr. Randy Simmons, Mrs. Janet Schappell, Dr. Barbara Eshbaugh, Mrs. Lynn Burdette, Mr. Bob Johns

Top Row, Left to Right: Mr. Jarred Duke, Dr. Ray Kincaid, Mr. Brent Crawford (Not pictured: Mr. Brian Chapman, Jr. and Mr. Babu John)


Mr. Jarred Duke, Chairman

  • Current Board Chairman
  • Graduate of Evangelical Christian School
  • Graduate of FGCU and NYU School of Law
  • Associate attorney at Buchanan, Ingersoll & Rooney

Mr. Brent Crawford, Vice Chairman

  • Current Vice Chairman
  • Executive Managing Director of Trevett Capital Partners
  • Graduate of Campbell University

  • Served on the Board of Directors for the Lee Memorial Health System Foundation, The Education Foundation of Lee County Public Schools, and the Wealth & Trust Management Board of Advisors at Gardner-Webb University in Boiling Springs, NC

  • Current parent

Mrs. Janet Schappell, Secretary

  • Current board Secretary
  • Graduate of Hope College and Georgia State University
  • Volunteers as the Teaching Director for Community Bible Study
  • Parent of Alumni

Mr. Bob Johns

  • Current board member
  • Serves on the board for Providence Christian School (since 2001)
  • Graduate of University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and University of Cincinnati
  • Project Manager for Federally Qualified Health Center Look-Alike at Lee Health
  • Parent of alumni

Dr. Ray Kincaid

  • Current board member
  • Served on seven for-profit boards for a total of sixty-four years
  • Served on seven non-profit boards for a total of fifty-six years
  • Served on the board for Toccoa Falls College in Toccoa Falls, Georgia for thirty years (thirteen as chairman)
  • Founded Rego Manufacturing Co. in Bucyrus, Ohio, in 1973

    Dr. Barbara Eshbaugh

    • Current board member
    • Graduate of Duke University
    • Post graduate Ph.D from Seminary
    • Parent of Alumni

    Mr. Randy Simmons

    • Current board member
    • Sr. Minister of Gulf Coast Church of Christ since 1984
    • Serves on the boards for Genesis 3 Christian Counseling Center and Leadership and Church Growth International
    • Parent of Alumni

    Mrs. Lynn Burdette


    • Current board member
    • Graduate of Clemson University
    • Former high school English teacher
    • Serves on the Covenant Parents Council for Covenant College in Georgia
    • Volunteers in women's ministries at her local church
    • Parent of alumni

    Mr. Brian Chapman, Jr.

    • Current board member
    • Graduate of Evangelical Christian School 
    • Graduate of Florida Gulf Coast University
    • Vice President of LEAD Foundation of SWFL
    • Owner/CEO of Chapman Insurance Group
    • Current parent

    Mr. Babu John

    • Current board member
    • Founder and President of Asha Mission Society
    • Founder and Principal of a school in Delhi, India
    • Former Board Member of Hope Givers International
    • Minister of an Indian Congregation in Fort Myers
    • Active Missionary and Evangelist
    • Keynote speaker around the world
    • Current parent