Conyers Adventist Academy

Transforming Characters to Transform the World

Our Staff

Barbara Trumbore

Barbara Trumbore

Position: Principal
Email: caa@conyerschurch.org

Education

Major Field: Educational Specialist Degree in Educational Administration and Leadership
College Where Earned: Troy State University

Biography

Barbara Trumbore is a graduate of Troy State University. She has an Educational Specialist Degree in Educational Administration and Leadership. She is certified in reading, gifted education, and data collection.

She has taught at Philadelphia Academy and served as administrative director of Greater Philadelphia Academy Learning Center in Huntington Valley, Pennsylvania.

She has served as a principal with the South Atlantic Conference for two years and worked with the Georgia Public School System for over 30 years.

Marsha Peters

Marsha Peters

Position: Teacher

Education

Highest Degree: Bachelors
College Where Earned: Oakwood University

Biography

Marsha Peters is a graduate of Oakwood University and has been teaching for over twenty-five years.

She is a product of Christian Education, which she loves and promotes. She desires to point her students to the Master Teacher, Jesus, through whom they may grow and reach their highest potential.

She has been married for almost twenty-nine years to her husband, Derek Peters, and they have one son, Derek II, who is a student at Oakwood University.

Brianna Lindsay

Brianna Lindsay

Position: Teacher

Education

Highest Degree: Bachelor of Science
Major Field: General Science
College Where Earned: Oakwood University

Biography

Brianna Lindsay was born in Charlotte, NC, and grew up in Atlanta, GA. She attended Decatur Adventist Junior Academy for Elementary and Middle School and later Shiloh High School. After graduation, she went on to Oakwood University where she earned her Bachelors of Science in General Studies, with a concentration in Elementary Education. Brianna graduated with Honors.

Brianna comes from a family of singers and has been active in several singing groups with her family, her home church and most recently the gospel choir Dynamic Praise at Oakwood University.
Ms. Lindsay enjoys her family... especially worshipping with them. She has two sisters-one elder and one younger, and a twin brother.

Brianna loves the Lord and desires a closer walk with him each day. Her passion is working with and for children and looks forward to her assignment at Conyers Junior Academy. She eventually plans to earn her Ph.D. in School Counseling where she can help guide young people to their educational goals.

Carlene Canton-Green

Carlene Canton-Green

Position: Teacher

Education

Highest Degree: Master of Science
Major Field: Education
College Where Earned: Canisius College
Year Earned: 2010

Biography

Carlene Caton-Green was born and raised on the beautiful islands of Trinidad & Tobago but spent most of her life in the amazing country of Canada.

She began her teaching career as a substitute teacher for Elementary & High School at Crawford Adventist Academy in Canada. After completing her Bachelor of Arts in Business with streams in Psychology and Labor Studies at York University in Canada, she pursued her Master of Science in Elementary Education at Canisius College in New York in 2010.

Immediately following the completion of her master’s program, she was offered an opportunity to teach grades 5-6 at Crawford Adventist Academy. Her love of diverse cultures and traveling took her around the world. She was blessed with opportunities to teach in the following countries: Venezuela, Taiwan, and St. Lucia.

Carlene believes that with Christ, all things are possible and infuses her faith into her teaching so that students can experience Jesus and realize no matter what today’s world throws at them, they have an all-powerful God to whom to turn. After all the globetrotting, she has now joined her husband to settle down in Georgia and feels blessed to join Conyers Adventist Academy.

Janice  Key

Janice Key

Position: Teacher

Education

Highest Degree: Masters
Major Field: Elementary and Middle School Education
College Where Earned: Georgia State University

Biography

Janice Key is an educator with 35+ years of experience. She taught in Crawford, Walton, DeKalb, and Rockdale Counties.

She received a BA degree from Fort Valley University in Early Childhood Education and a masters in elementary and middle school education (pre-K through 8th grades) from Georgia State University.

She is a member of the Conyers SDA Church. She directs the King's Kidz and Legacy Handbell Choirs. She is the leader of the alto section in the Conyers SDA Adult Choir and a counselor in the Conyers SDA Adventurers Club.