Faculty & Staff

Pastor Barry RumseySuperintentent of RCS
Dr. Barry Rumsey, Superintendent of RCS, attended the University of Southern Colorado in Pueblo, Colorado, and the Baptist Bible College in Springfield, Missouri, where he met his wife, Vicki, and earned a Graduate of Music diploma, in 1978. The Rumsey’s were married in 1976. Pastor Rumsey served eight years in churches in Missouri, Ohio, and Illinois as a Music Director, Youth Pastor, Associate Pastor, and Interim Pastor. In 1984, he was called to be pastor of the Community Baptist Church in Lenoir City, Tennessee. During his seventeen years as their pastor, he continued his education at the Covington Theological Seminary in Fort Oglethorpe, Georgia, earning a Bachelor of Ministry, and a Master of Divinity, in 1990. In 2001, he became the Senior Pastor of the First Baptist Church of Ruskin. While here, he has continued with his education, earning a Doctorate of Ministry in Bible in 2006. Dr. Rumsey and Vicki have four grown children: Joshua, Alisha(Williams), Jonathan, and Abigail. They now have eight grandchildren.

 

Tim VanderveerAdministrator
Tim Vanderveer became the administrator at RCS in May, 2004. His prior teaching and administrative experience was spent at Temple Heights Christian School in Tampa, Texas Christian Academy, Arlington, Texas, and North Florida Christian School in Tallahassee. He earned his undergraduate degree at Baptist Bible College, Springfield, Mo., and completed his master’s degree in 1997 at Louisiana Baptist University. His wife, Debbie, teaches first grade at RCS. Their daughter, Tiffany and husband Josh, live in Crawfordville, Florida. The Vanderveer’s became first-time grandparents in February 2012 when Braxton Davis Helton was born.

 

Janet Hewett
K2

Amella Short
K3

Danielle Meza
K4



Melissa Hughes
Kindergarten

Debbie Vanderveer
1st Grade

Tenetia Faircloth
2nd Grade



Cheryl Whidden
4th Grade

Coco Lewis
5th



Mary Millar
6th Grade

Myah Lane
7-12th Grade English



Kent Alexander
9-12 History & Bible

Cindy Cunningham
High School Math



Janice Pratt – Receptionist
6th Grade

Les Taylor
Financial Administrator



Joy Nichter
Cafeteria and After School Care
Ashley Nichols
After-School Care

Maria Pinnell
Cafeteria & After School Care



Ed Pratt
Maintenance

John Keating
Maintenance

Betty Wears
Housekeeping