Elizabeth Faucett, instructor, earned her B.A. in English from Brenau University in 2010 and her M.A. in Literature from University College Dublin in 2012. She has worked as a multimedia intern at Paste and as an administrative intern at Dublin's International Film Festival. Elizabeth also enjoys working with children and helping to foster their relationship with Christ through her work as a Kindermusik educator at Jones Chapel United Methodist. Her interests include British literature and its film and novel adaptations, ecofeminist literature, and science fiction.
Brandon McDaniel graduated from Emmanuel College in 2010 with a Bachelor of Arts in Christian Ministries. After Emmanuel, he went to Liberty University for a Masters Degree in Theological Studies. Brandon has worked in the Athens area for the past three years as the College Pastor at Grace Fellowship Church of God and is thoroughly excited about teaching at Emmanuel.
Miranda Hicks is a recent graduate of Emmanuel College with a B.S. in Biology. Through her years as a student, she grew to care deeply for the people and community here. She is thankful to still be able to be a part of this wonderful community as the Teaching Assistant for Chemistry and Organic Chemistry labs, and she is looking forward to meeting new students, faculty and staff.
Philip Genetti has taught English composition and literature for thirty-three years as well as performed a variety of administrative roles. A graduate of Emmanuel College, Dr. Genetti completed his B.S. degree in English at Oral Roberts University and his M.A. and Ph.D., also in English, at the University of Georgia. His primary academic interests are Old and Middle English literature and the writings of C. S. Lewis and J. R. R. Tolkien. He and his wife, Lori, have three children, two of whom have attended Emmanuel College.
Kristy Robb graduated in 2003 from Flagler College in St. Augustine, Florida with a BA in Deaf Education, Secondary Social Sciences. After a year teaching at a Christian high school in Arkansas, Kristy and her husband Jeff moved back to their hometown of Panama City, Florida. Kristy taught social studies and reading to middle school students. After pursing a master's degree in 2008 at Troy University in Psychology and Counseling, Kristy became a Guidance Counselor working in grades 6-8 then later pre-k through 5th.
Bray List joined Emmanuel College in 2013 as an adjunct instructor in the business department. Bray has a background of business at the collegiate level, for she has previously worked at the Financial Aid offices at both Athens Technical College and Emmanuel College. She has a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Emmanuel College. She received her Master in Business Administration with an emphasis on Leadership from Piedmont College. Bray lives in Royston, Georgia with her loving husband, David and their son, Simon. She currently works at dscTech, Inc.
Liz Gilchrest joins Emmanuel College as an adjunct instructor in the Mathematics and Natural Sciences departments beginning this fall. Liz earned a B.S. in physics from Washington College in 2005 and a B.S.
April James is joining the adjunct faculty and will be teaching courses in the communication department. She is looking forward to bringing her 20 plus years of communications experience into the classroom. A native of Cleveland, Georgia, April moved to Franklin Springs in June 2012 and is the director of marketing and public relations for LifeSprings Church Resources and LifeSprings Media. Previously, she served as the vice president of business development for Habersham Medical Center in Demorest, Georgia.
Eric is a PhD candidate in Intercultural Studies at Asbury Theological Seminary, with his dissertation research focusing on leadership and organization development. He received his B.S. in Church Ministries from Southeastern University, M.A. in Biblical Studies from Ashland Theological Seminary and M.Div. from Emory University. He has previously served as a pastor in the United Methodist Church, leadership coach, and faculty member, having taught classes in the areas of intercultural studies, leadership, and philosophy. He also serves on the editorial board of the journal Healing Ministry.
Noah Alexander Hall is a recent graduate of Montreat College in North Carolina. There he majored in Bible and Religion with a concentration in Christian Education, was heavily involved with FCA worship leadership, ran track and cross-country, and enjoyed ultimate frisbee and long-boarding in the mountains. Noah is incredibly excited to be a part of the Emmanuel community and serve both the Lord and the students of this school.