Meet Our Faculty and Staff

John Heaton

Curriculum Support Specialist & Teacher

I grew up in the Southwest of the USA, met my wife in Illinois, and grew my family of four kids in Asia. As a life-long learner, I pass on the passion of learning to my students.


About ten years cross-cultural ministry overseas.

Taught and administrated at international school for 3 years.


MDiv, Urbana Theological Seminary

BA, History, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

ACSI Certification



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