Below is the most current Freeman Academy Staff Directory. If you are looking to contact a member of our staff who is not listed on this page, please visit our contact page and someone will get back to you right away.  The Staff Biography can be reached here.

If you are calling any member of the staff listed below, you can reach us at (605) 925-4237 along with the extension listed for that staff member. 

Freeman Academy

Lynnelle Allison
Enrollment Director, International Students 

Brad Anderson

Bible, Social Studies, Assistant Head of School

Ben Bengston
Technology Coordinator  

Computer Lab 

Michelle Fink
Dorm Parent

Nathan Epp

Principal / Head of School  

Jill Hofer

Administrative Assistant

Cindy Graber
Spanish, Librarian 

Judy Graber


Amy Hofer Vetch
Vocal Music, Music Theory, Advanced Ed 

Lynelle Hofer

Grades 4-6

Suzanne Koerner

Food Service

Joe Mason

Art, Communication Technology, Yearbook 

Gwen Ortman

9th-12th English, Theatre Class 

Kelsey Ortman

Donna Ries

Instrumental Music, Music Theory 

Karla Rupp
Grades 1-3 

Marcia Schrock
Head Custodial 

Karen Schultz
Buiness Manager 

Carol Stastny
Natural Sciences, Health,  Computer 

Austin Unruh

Athletic Director

Vernetta Waltner

Development Director 

Craig Wollman

7th-8th Classroom (no voice mail) 

Copy Room 

Fitness Center 

Heritage Hall Museum 

Maintenance Building Office 

Pioneer Hall 

Sterling Hall Coach’s Office 

Sterling Hall Concessions