Meet Our Staff
Chris Henry, Head Teacher
Chris Henry has an Associate's Degree in Business Administration, a Bachelor's Degree in Human Resource Management, and a Master's Degree in Instructional Design and Technology.
She lives in New Salem, IL with her six children, who range from ages 9 to 25 years old. She attends Pittsfield Assembly of God. Chris has spent several years teaching adults within the prison system. She is passionate about instilling a lifetime of love for learning by meeting children's unique learning needs and styles.
Heather Johnson, Teachers Aide
Heather Johnson recently returned to Pike County after furthering her education. She has a Bachelor's in Communication and Writing from Indiana Wesleyan University and a Master's in Library and Information Science from San Jose State University. Heather attends Pittsfield Church of the Nazarene. Heather enjoys serving the Lord through her time at PCCA.
Reverend Jim Jacques, School Administrator
Rev. Jim Jacques is married, has four sons, and a granddaughter. He lives in Pittsfield, IL and is a graduate of Pittsfield High School. Jacques is an ordained minister with a bachelors of the arts in religious education. He is currently working towards a master's degree in theology. Jacques has been within ministry teaching and preaching for over 25 years. He was diagnosed with Muscular Dystrophy, leaving him in a wheel chair which limits his ability to walk or do other menial things in life. However, his philosophy in life as he states, "I may have Muscular Dystrophy, but it doesn't have me!"
Philippians 4:13 " I can do all things through Christ which strengthened me."
Rev. Jim Jacques is married and has four sons and a granddaughter. He lives in Pittsfield, IL and is a graduate of Pittsfield High School.
Jim is an ordained minister, has a Bachlors Degree in Religious Education, and is currently working towards his Master's in Theology. He has been in the ministry, teaching and preaching for over 25 years.
Jim was diagnosed with Muscular Dystrophy, leaving him in a wheelchair and limits his ability to walk or do other things in life. His philosophy in life, as he's stated is, "I may have Muscular Dystrophy, but it doesn't have me."
Philippians 4:13 "I can do all things through Christ which strengtheneth me."
Sue Evans, Administrative Assistant
Sue has been married to her husband, Bob, for 49 years and they have lived in Pittsfield for all but one of those years. They have a son and daughter, four grandchildren, and one great-grandchild. She graduated from Pittsfield High School and worked at that school for 31 years as a secretary in the main office before retiring four years ago. Sue and Bob attend First Christian Church of Pittsfield.
“I’m looking forward to working with the staff and children at PCCA in a Christian atmosphere!”