Pastor Carl Nicklas, Principal
has been an educator, counselor, and minister for over 25 years. In addition to serving as
Principal and Chaplain for Shenango Valley Faith Academy, he serves as Counseling Pastor for the First Church of God in Grove City and teaches part-time at the Pittsburgh Campus of the University of Phoenix. He has earned a
Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from Indiana University of
Pennsylvania, two Master of arts degrees from Liberty University, the
first in Church Ministries and the second in Human Services and
Counseling. Pastor Carl is currently pursuing a Doctorate in Christian Counseling at Andersonville Theological Seminary in Camille, Georgia. He is
a member of the American Association of Christian Counselors and has
been recognized as a Board Certified Christian Counselor and a Board Certified Pastoral Counselor by the International Board of Christian Counselors. Carl is also a Certified Pastoral Member of the Sarasota Academy of Christian Counseling, which enables him to provide temperament analysis and therapy.
Mrs. Cara Print, Teacher
Miss Cara has been a dedicated teacher at Shenango Valley Faith Academy since the school's inception in August 2003. She received her Associates Degree in Applied Science from St. Phillips College in San Antonio, Texas. She lives in New Castle with her husband and mother where she is an active member of the First Church of God. When she is not teaching at our school she is usually involved with multitudes of activities with her grandchildren!
Miss Laura Nicklas, Teacher
Miss Laura was a member of the first graduating class of Shenango Valley Faith Academy in May 2006. She also earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology from Liberty University in August 2012. She has been serving as a teacher at our school since 2008 after serving a two year internship at the Honor Academy of Teen Mania Ministries in Tyler, Texas. She also operates an internet used book business---The Book Bunny.