Michael Phillips – School Administrator and Math Teacher
As the administrator, Dr. Michael Phillips is dedicated to using his expertise and experience to provide students a solid, balanced education that will push them to achieve educationally, socially, and spiritually. One of his greatest rewards has been the joy of watching students grow into young men and women that are seeking God’s will in their lives.
Pastor Paul Brown – Senior Pastor & Bible Teacher
Paul Brown has been involved in Christian education for 37 years in nearly every role available. Paul currently serves as the Senior Pastor at Bay City Baptist Church. He has received a Master’s in Pastoral Studies from Bob Jones University. His 37 years in Christian education has spanned from South Carolina to Wisconsin. Paul started teaching at Bay City in 2015 and taught a variety of subjects in middle school and high school and currently teaches 7th & 8th grade Bible. His wife Debbie Brown teaches the 5th & 6th graders at Bay City. Paul’s desire is to see each student grow in their knowledge, understanding, and love for the word of God and have a greater relationship with Jesus Christ.
Linda DeGroot – School Secretary
Linda DeGroot has been taking care of all the details in the office at Bay City Christian School for over 20 years. She has a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with a non-profit emphasis, and when she accepted the Lord as her Savior in 1992, she knew that God wanted her to use her skills, in ministry, where she could impact people for the Lord.
Abby Wegner – School Secretary
Abby Wegner, a 2000 graduate of Bay City Christian School, has taken accounting classes at Northeast Wisconsin Technical College. She was an Accounts Receivable Clerk for five years and now works as one of the school secretaries at Bay City. She has two sons who are currently students at Bay City. Abby’s goal is to be a support to the staff in order to make their jobs easier.
Paula Stauff – Financial Secretary & Lunch Coordinator
Paula Stauff has worked at Bay City Christian School since 2005 and has been involved at Bay City Baptist Church since she was 2 years old. She serves as the finance secretary and Hot Lunch Coordinator. She has a large family with her husband, 4 kids, 2 daughters-in-law, and 1 grandchild. Paula desires to cook delicious food and make sure the bills get paid on time.
Charissa Owens – Church Secretary & Yearbook Advisor
Charissa Owens has earned her general education credits at the College of Lake County and has a passion for non-profits. After years of working with the YMCA, she currently serves as the church secretary. While overseeing the Bay City yearbook, Charissa tries to get to know each student individually and teaches creativity to the students with whom she works.
Heather Blish – Website Administrator and Yearbook Advisor
Heather is a graphic and web designer with over fifteen years of experience. She has worked with political campaigns, small businesses, fortune 500’s, and non-profits to create logos, corporate identity, marketing collateral, and websites. She has six kids, most of whom she homeschooled before enrolling them at Bay City Christian. As a volunteer, she has been helping to keep the school website updated and maintained for the past three years. This is her first year as yearbook advisor.