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MEET GDA’S FOUNDER

Head of School 

Joy Davis

Joy Davis started Gloria Deo Academy in 2005 with 45 students. Mrs. Davis had a desire to create an academically challenging school in a safe learning environment, all within a biblical worldview and founded on the proven model of classical education. Since 2005, GDA has expanded to over 250 students and two campuses. Joy is the mother of four children, two of which have graduated from GDA.  She is passionate about Christian Classical Education.

Meet The Team

River Bluff Principal 

Bonnie Dugger

Grammar School Principal

Michelle Raithel

Athletic Director 

Brittany Lalli

Development Director

Wendy Wright

Communications Coordinator 

Madison Dick

Wordly Wise Coordinator

Kristen Hart

Financial Coordinator 

Laurie Miller

Want to Join Our Team?  Call Today!

417-379-5430