Bethel Welcomes Jenny Vowell as Principal of Campus School
We are happy to announce that Jenny Vowell has joined Bethel as the new principal of Bethel Christian Academy, our school for middle and high school students who live on campus.
Jenny has a wide variety of experience that she brings to Bethel Christian Academy. She has worked for fifteen years in the field of Georgia public education at Chickamauga City Schools and at Calhoun City Schools. She has also worked in the field of mental health as a child and adolescent therapist.
Jenny, who grew up in El Paso, has a BGS from New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary and an MS in Psychology and Counseling from Troy State University. Recently, she earned an EDS as Educational Specialist, Instructional Technology from Kennesaw State University, where she is a doctoral candidate.
Jenny has a National Board Certification as School Counselor and PSC certification in School Counseling (k-12) and Instructional Technology.
Jenny believes in giving back to her community with her time and talents. She has served as a Board Member of The Business Education Alliance Team of Walker County and the Northwest Georgia RESA School Counselors Committee.
No Children Left in Crisis
Jenny said she felt God’s calling to use her educational, counseling and spiritual expertise to help kids in crisis.
“A child in crisis should not be a reality in our world,” Jenny said. “It is my pleasure to serve as principal at Bethel Christian Academy, an environment that is geared for student success and a learning environment that celebrates accomplishments.”
“I believe that God has the power to change people, regardless of their age,” she added. “For this to happen, students need to feel that school is a safe place and no matter the what, that they are loved and accepted.”
Jenny is married to Tommy Vowell and has 1 son, Peyton who attends UTC. Her church home is First Presbyterian Church of Chattanooga.
Passing the Torch
Jenny replaces former BCA Principal Todd Schultz, who has decided to focus full-time on the completion of his PhD.
Find out more about Bethel’s campus school, Bethel Christian Academy.