News Release: North Florida Christian School
Tallahassee, FL - Dr. Tom Phillips, a long time school administrator at NFC, has been named the new head administrator of North Florida Christian School in Tallahassee, Florida. North Florida Christian School is a pre-K through 12th grade Christian school and is a ministry of North Florida Baptist Church.
In his new role, Dr. Phillips will be responsible for leading all aspects of the school and will bring to this position many years of experience in Christian education. Throughout his twenty years at North Florida Christian School, Dr. Phillips has served in many key areas including classroom teacher, department head, Dean of Students, Middle/High School Principal and Middle/High School Administrator. While serving in this most recent capacity, Dr. Phillips was also responsible for the administration of many additional school-wide areas.
Dr. Phillips is a graduate of Tennessee Temple University, has earned a Master of Arts degree from Regent University and an Ed.D in Educational leadership from Union University. He and his wife Nicolette have served together at NFC since 1994 and she is currently the Assistant Principal of the Elementary School after serving for many years as a faculty member. They have three sons, Trent, Brayden, and Jackson and all three attend NFC.
When asked about his new position at NFCS, Dr. Phillips stated, “I am honored to lead an institution that has been an important part of this community since 1966. Serving here since 1994 has enabled my wife and me to build valuable relationships that will help accomplish the vision of the school for the future. The NFC family is a wonderful group of people that want this institution to continue to be vital part of this community.”
Pastor Randy Ray said in a statement, “Dr. Phillips offers fresh leadership to NFC while maintaining the continuity of mission and excellence our community has come to expect of us. I could not be happier about our choice!”