Faculty & Staff

Dr. Ryan Berens

Vice President of Academics

Dr. Berens has over 19 years of educational experience and has previously held roles as High School Principal, Coordinator of Innovative Learning and Instructional Technology for the Georgia Department of Education and Coordinator of Instructional Learning for a private independent school in Louisiana, where he implemented a 1-to-1 iPad program. Most recently, Dr. Berens served at Trinity Christian Academy in Addison, Texas for five years. He led faculty integration, supervised the Chapel and House System, led the e-learning program and served pedagogical/professional development roles with faculty all through his role as Assistant Middle School Principal.

Dr. Berens lives as an example of Christian faith and brings an elite blend of pedagogical training, technological innovation and spiritual development with nearly two decades of leadership experience. His spiritual and professional calling overlap as shown in his mixed portfolio of educational leadership. Along with strong student, family and faculty guidance, Dr. Berens specializes in Christian growth and development for the whole community to better enable them to lead as the next generation of leaders.

Doctor of Education
University of Georgia
Master of Education
Kennesaw State University
Bachelor of Arts
Rhodes College