Staff

Adrienne Haythorn
Superintendent / Principal

Favorite Bible Verse: 
“Then Jesus told his disciples, “If anyone would come after me, let him deny himself and take up his cross and follow me.”
– Matthew 16:24

Hobbies and Interests:
I love spending time with my family, reading, photography and running!

Melissa Coblentz
Music Education

Favorite Bible Verse:
“Make a joyful noise unto the Lord, all the earth! Serve the Lord with gladness! Come into His presence with singing!”
– Psalm 100:1-2

Hobbies and Interests:
I love to read, be crafty, bake, and sing!

Tara Cozzens
1st Grade

Favorite Bible Verse:
“And he said to him, ‘You shall love the Lord you God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind. This is the great and first commandment. And a second is like it: You shall love your neighbor as yourself. On these two commandments depend all the Law and Prophets’.”
-Matthew 22: 37-40

Hobbies and Interests:
I love all things music: singing, dancing, and attending concerts. I also enjoy being outdoors with my family: hiking, running, and gardening.

Ella Davies
Physical Education (Upper School) and Connect Aide

Favorite Bible Verse:
 “From the most remote place of the earth, I will call to you, when my heart is overwhelmed. Lead me to the rock that is higher than I.”
– Psalm 61:2

Hobbies and Interests:
Coaching, laughing, being with family and friends, and enjoying the outdoors!

Jennifer Hays
Connect Specialist

Favorite Bible Verse:
“All Scripture is God-breathed and is useful for teaching, rebuking, correcting, and training in righteousness, so that the man of God may be thoroughly equipped for every good work.”
– 2 Timothy 3:16

Hobbies and Interests:
My hobbies and interests include traveling, reading if I can keep my eyes open long enough, playing and coaching volleyball, and whatever my 3 children are doing.

Bob Herre
Director of Operations / Chapel Teacher

Favorite Bible Verse:
“Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways acknowledge Him, and He will make your paths straight.”
– Proverbs 3:5-6

Hobbies and Interests:
My passion is teaching children and seeing them grow in Christ. I also enjoy photography, reading and traveling with family.

Breven Hettinger
High School Advisor and IT Specialist

Favorite Bible Verse:
“Therefore, since we are surrounded by so great a cloud of witnesses, let us also lay aside every weight, and sin which clings so closely, and let us run with endurance the race that is set before us, looking to Jesus, the founder and perfecter of our faith…”
– Hebrews 12:1-2a

Hobbies and Interests:
Reading, reading and reading; playing card games and computer games

LouAnne Hettinger
Assistant Principal, Teacher: 7th Grade and above

Favorite Bible Verse:
“Let your speech always be gracious, seasoned with salt, so that you may know how you ought to answer each person.”
– Colossians 4:6

Hobbies and Interests:
I enjoy reading, spending time with my family and watching Hallmark movies.

Amanda Hoffman
Physical Education (K - 4th grade)

Favorite Bible Verse:
“Teach me to do your will, for you are my God! Let your good Spirit lead me on level ground!”
– Psalm 143:10

Hobbies and Interests:
​In my free time, ​I ​enjoy projects!Building new furniture, restoring old furniture and working in the garage!

Lori Jones
Kindergarten and 1st Grade

Favorite Bible Verse:
“We will not hide them from their children, but tell to the coming generation the glorious deeds of the LORD, and his might, and the wonders that he has done.”
– Psalm 78:4

Hobbies and Interests:
I love to run and do anything in the mountains!

Brittany Kinoshita
Art

Favorite Bible Verse:
Even to your old age and gray hairs
I am he, I am he who will sustain you.
I have made you and I will carry you;
I will sustain you and I will rescue you. 
– Isaiah 46:4

Hobbies and Interests:
I love spending time with my two kids and husband, traveling, designing flowers and painting.

Marielle (Mari) Leffler
5th and 6th grade

Favorite Bible verse:
I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me..”
– Philippians 4:13 

Hobbies and Interests:
I love traveling, gardening, and learning new things. I enjoying creating memories with my family and watching my son experience life.

Shawndra Miller Teacher Assistant

Favorite Bible Verse:
“I lift up my eyes to the hills.  From where does my help come? My help comes from the Lord, who made heaven and earth.”
– Psalm 121:1-2

Hobbies and Interests:
I like to cook and bake cakes.  I also I like to go fishing and enjoy time with my family and friends.

Natalia Popham
3rd and 4th grade

Favorite Bible Verse:
“Let us hold fast the confession of our hope without wavering, for he who promised is faithful.”
– Hebrews 10:23

Hobbies and Interests:
I enjoy painting, reading, doing puzzles, exploring new places and spending time with friends and family.

Michelle Schwartz
2nd Grade

Favorite Bible verse:
“Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways acknowledge Him, and He will make your paths straight.”
– Proverbs 3:5-6

Hobbies/Interests:
I love spending time with my family. I enjoy hiking and traveling.

Karla Zeller
Latin and Connect Specialist

Favorite Bible Verse:
“Consumpta est caro mea et cor meum robur cordis mei et pars mea Deus in aeternum”

(“My health may fail, and my spirit may grow weak, but God remains the strength of my heart; he is mine forever.”)
– Psalm 73:26

Hobbies and Interests:
I enjoy learning new things and meeting new people. I also love to go hiking and camping with my family and traveling

Photo Credit:
Nina’s Art
212 1st St.
Eaton, CO 80615
​970-371-2401

School is cancelled today

Because of snow, wind and forecast, NCCA is closed today, Tuesday, October 29th.