Meet Our team

Founder & Owner

CATI GRAPE

Wife, mom of four little ones, home-schooled K-12th, writer, baker, travel lover; passionate about truth and helping others discover what matters most in this life; I adore chai tea lattes, chocolate croissants, a good book, and rainy days.

Creative Writing Director

LYDIA HUTH

Graduate of Campbell University with a double-major in English and Graphic Design; I love writing, reading, and drawing; plus, if you want to take classic lit or Shakespeare, I am all ears. My future goal is to become a British Literature professor.

Writing Instructor

MARINA STOILOVA

Wife, mom of two sons, living in Bulgaria; home-schooling mom. Undergraduate education in psychology & doctoral degree in neurobiology and anatomy; passionate about reading, writing, and worshiping the Lord.

Writing Instructor

MICHELLE GERWITZ

Wife, mom to a little girl; various writing experience as well as experience working with people of many ages, to achieve goals and develop plans for success; lover of good books, cats, and coffee.

English Instructor

ZACHARIAH WILHELM

Recent graduate of Pensacola Christian College, with a degree in English and Professional Writing concentration; avid reader and writer with experience in editing and publishing.

Director of English Program

SARAH BAGLEY

Home-schooled K-12th, recent graduate of Pensacola Christian College; extensive experience with competitive speech; passionate about horses and 4H, in addition to communication and business.

Live Class Director/Instructor

ELLEN GERWITZ

Wife, mother of three, grandmother of five, homeschool parent 1994 – 2012; passionate about history, genealogy, Spanish, grammar, and homeschooling; author of Honour of Kings History and Honour of Kings Spanish; I am a seeker of truth who is steadfastly running the race God has set before me.

Writing Instructor

LEXI KNAPP

Homeschooled student, oldest of seven children; lover of travel, French press coffee, autumn, and laughing with friends. Passionate about writing, grammar, good books, and teaching; most importantly, passionate about doing all things to honor the Lord. 

English/Writing Instructor

MENKE BIEWENGA

Born in The Netherlands, now living in America; wife, homeschool mom of a boy and three girls; child of God, living in service of Him; student of all things English, with a special passion for literature, creative writing, and helping people find their voice.

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