Area: History

Name: Patti Ashley
Title: 6th Grade English Instructor
Email: pashley@fayacademy.org
Phone: 910-868-5131, ext. 3229
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Mrs. Ashley was awarded  a B.A. from Butler University’s Department of Education in History and a minor in English Literature. She has over fifteen years teaching experience.

Name: Kristin Ballew
Title: Chair, History Department
Email: kballew@fayacademy.org
Phone: 910-868-5131, ext. 3230
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Mrs. Ballew has six years of teaching experience in middle and high school Social Studies. She has taught both CP and AP level classes in public school systems in Tennessee and most recently in the Cumberland County School System. She has a B.A. in Social Studies obtaining a major in Geography with minors in History and Business, and a Masters degree in Secondary Education from the University of Tennessee.

Name: Dr. Mike Limberg
Title: History Instructor
Email: mlimberg@fayacademy.org
Phone: 910-868-5131, ext. 3232
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Dr. Michael Limberg received a BA from Gordon College and an MA from the University of Colorado-Boulder.  He recently completed a Ph.D. in History at the University of Connecticut, where he also taught.

Name: Laura McNeice
Title: History Instructor
Email: lmcneice@fayacademy.org
Phone: 910-868-5131, ext. 3233
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Ms. McNeice has six years of teaching experience in North Carolina high school social studies courses at CP, Honors, and AP levels. After graduating UNCW with her Bachelor’s in History Education she began teaching in Hoke County schools. She obtained her Masters in Curriculum and Instruction from Concordia University shortly after beginning teaching.