Faculty & Staff

Dr. Eric Mindrebo
Dr. Eric Mindrebo is serves as Olivet Academy’s senior principal. He is a seasoned Christian educator and administrator with decades of experience leading highly respected, accredited Christian schools.

Dr. Mindrebo encouraged the dream of Olivet Academy since he was introduced to Olivet University in 2015 by the regional director for the Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI). In addition, he has guided Olivet Academy on the path to accreditation by ACSI and closer fellowship and co-work with the ACSI and local education community.

Mr. Tom Hogan
Mr. Tom Hogan serves as Olivet Academy’s New York State charter advisor. He successfully guided and accelerated the process to establish Olivet Academy’s legal foundation with a New York State charter to open preschool, pre-kindergarten, kindergarten, elementary, middle and high schools in Dover and New York City.

Mr. Hogan is an Albany, New York-based expert developing new schools for children in New York. He is qualified with extensive experience leading the New York State Education Department’s Office for Nonpublic Schools, and his work with thousands of educational communities throughout New York State for 40 years as a teacher, administrator, policy influencer, planner and advisor at local and state levels.

Alexandra Casado
Middle School Teacher in Dover, NY
Masters of Science in Education
State University of New York at New Paltz New Paltz, NY

Lindsay Zambraski
3rd and 4th Grade Teacher in Dover, NY
MA – Clinical Psychology in Education
Columbia University, Teacher’s College

Sophiezane Bartlett
Teacher in Dover, NY
Masters in Grand Canyon University, AZ

Caroline Susa
Kindergarten Teacher in Dover, NY
Masters in Education
Mercy College, Yorktown, NY
Childhood Education (Grade 1-6) and Childhood Education Students with Disabilities
Public School Teacher Certificate No. 891674
Trained in the Wilson Language Fundations Method/Orton–Gillingham Training Program

Leah Khor
Teacher/Administrator in Dover, NY
Bachelor of Science in Education/Early Childhood Education
Bachelor of Science in Psychology

Maria Lugo
Kindergarten and Grade 1 Teacher in New York, NY
Masters of Science in TESOL
Boricua College, Bronx, NY

Kelly Harrison
3rd and 5th Grade Teacher in New York, NY
Elementary Education
University of North Florida

Patricia Rosario
Preschool Teacher in New York, NY
Master of Arts in Special Education
University of Perpetual Help Rizal Binan Laguna, Philippines