Meet Our Faculty and Staff

Patty Farrer

Education Technology Specialist & Teacher

Hello, my name is Patty Farrer. I began teaching at NorthStar in 2015. Everyday I amazed at how God works through His people and His technology to build relationships and provide education around the world.   

As the Educational Technology Specialist here at NorthStar Academy, I get to work within the IT and curriculum teams to ensure a smooth tech experience for students, supervisors, faculty, and staff. It is a joy to get to meet NSA families all over the world and I look forward to supporting you during your journey at NSA!



With NSA since 2015

7 years teaching prior to NSA

3 years on church staff as Early Elementary Coordinator

10 years experience working in computer related fields prior to transitioning to the education field


B.S. Computer Information Systems: Western Kentucky University

M.Ed. Elementary Education: Grand Canyon University


Mississippi: Elementary Education (K-6)

Mississippi: Social Studies (7-12)

Mississippi: Business Education (7-12)

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