Ed Ellison

Edward M. Ellison became the 11th Head of School at Cape Fear Academy on Wednesday, July 1, 2020. Most recently Ellison served as the executive director for the office of alumni relations at Tufts University in Medford, Mass. Prior to his work at Tufts, some of his work in independent school includes serving as the […]

Justine Worthington

Justine joined CFA in July 2019 as the Director of College Counseling. She previously worked in the same role at St. Johns Country Day School in Florida and Dayton Christian High School in Ohio. Justine graduated with a B.A. in Psychology from Otterbein University and with an M.S. in Instructional Leadership & Organizational Development from […]

Stephanie Medcalfe

Stephanie and her husband moved to Wilmington from Indianapolis, Indiana where she was the Assistant Principal for Brebeuf Jesuit Preparatory School.  Stephanie has taught in both elementary and middle schools and has been a Special Educator.  She graduated from Ball State University with a B.S. in Elementary Education and an M.E. in Educational Administration. She […]

Lynne Kenney

Lynne Kenney’s career promotes the 21st Century three R’s of education; Rigor, Relationships and Relevant curriculum. Kenney comes to Cape Fear Academy most recently from Good Hope Country Day School on St. Croix and prior to that was Principal at Eerde International School in Ommen, Netherlands, a day and boarding school for students from preschool […]

Jessica Gaskill

Jessica joined CFA as the Upper School Office Manager in 2019. Jessica taught social studies at South Brunswick High School and was a Pre-K Lead Teacher at Alcami Learning Center in Wilmington. Jessica obtained her B.A. in History and her M.A. in American History from George Mason University. She is passionate about gardening, is a […]