Stephanie Hopson – Director of Advertising Sales
Stephanie Hopson worked as a social worker for 14 years, doing home visiting services with at risk children as well as first-time mothers, before making the decision to stay home and homeschool her children. She and her husband have been married for 15 years and homeschooling has given them the freedom to do the things they enjoy. Stephanie and her husband, Joe, live in Northeast Tennessee with their three children. She loves to read as well as play trivia games. Her family loves to camp, ride bikes, and just spend time together.
Diane Heeney – Advertising and Sales Team Facilitator
Diane Heeney brings over a decade of experience as an administrative secretary to the table as she serves in keeping things running smoothly behind the scenes at TOS. She and her husband have been married for 28 years. They have three children aged 23, 19 and 13, who have all been homeschooled. Diane enjoys writing, teaching ladies Bible studies, speaking at retreats and conferences, and photography.
Lena Shook – Manager of Sales Training and Development
Lena Shook is a Senior Advertising Executive with The Old Schoolhouse. She combines her skills as a sales rep with her professional training as a life coach in mentoring, training, and supporting our sales team. Outside of TOS, Lena is the homeschool mom of 5. She enjoys reading, crafting, needle and fiber arts, and biking with her children. More than anything else, she loves the Lord and enjoys encouraging other women in their walk with Him as well.
Christine Hindle – Sales Support
Christine Hindle is a homeschooling grandmother who travels with her daughter’s military family. She has taught her daughter’s children from preschool to present. Christine has a Masters Degree and has worked for a federal agency in Washington, DC; in the accounting department of a major oil company; and worked as a substitute teacher while the family was in Germany. She considers homeschooling her highest calling of all.
Christy Acre – Sales Support
Christy Acre works with the Sales Support Team and enjoys doing a variety of tasks with The Old Schoolhouse. She lives in Pennsylvania with her husband, Darin, and their two children, Garrett and Hannah. She and her husband felt called by God to homeschool when their son was only two years old and they are committed to seeing both children graduate from home. Christy feels blessed to work for a company that fits so well with her family’s lifestyle.
Susan Kramer – Advertising Production Manager
As the Advertising Production Manager for The Old Schoolhouse, Susan feels blessed to be able to use her organizational skills to help support the TOS Sales Team. She lives in North Carolina with her husband, Aaron, and their three children – Adam, Riah, and Mara. After spending 9 years in the public school system, they felt God telling them it was time to bring all three children home for their education and have been loving every moment.