Mr. Joseph FanningMr. Joe Fanning is a retired Naval Flight Officer. He holds a bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Texas at Arlington and a Master of Political Science from Auburn University at Montgomery. His final tour in the Navy was as an assistant professor at the United States Air Force Academy. Prior to joining Caprock Academy, he was the assistant director of Columbia College’s Aurora, Colorado, campus. He lives in Grand Junction with his wife Claudia and her two cats.
Mrs. Zema ChambersZema Chambers is no stranger to education. She homeschooled her own children using the Classical Method. She taught 4th Grade at Caprock Academy for 8 years before becoming K-5 Dean Of Students. She holds a BA in Human Resource Management / Leadership from Colorado Christian University. Prior to Caprock Academy, she worked in the non-profit sector for 25 years. Zema enjoys reading and engaging in thoughtful conversation. When not working, she enjoys the quiet of the mountains and fishing.
Mr. Ron PhillipsRon Phillips, Director of Data and Assessment, is a third generation native to Grand Junction He attended CSU where he received his Bachelors Degree in Agricultural Engineering. Wanting to make a difference in the lives of others, Mr. Phillips decided to return to school in 2000 first getting an associate of art’s degree in early childhood education and then receiving his teacher’s license through the PBL program, both at Mesa State.
Mr. Dan SherrillMr. Sherrill, Facilities and Business Director, has been a member of the Caprock Academy administration since 2008. He also teaches HS PE and serves as the Athletic Director. CO. Mr. Sherrill holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from CSU. He thoroughly enjoys working with students to help prepare them for their future. He also enjoys spending time with his family, as well as baseball, hunting, fishing, hiking and camping.
Miss Kerri SchulzeHi! My name is Kerri Schulze. I have lived in Grand Junction for more than 18 years. My family has a long history of involvement in the Valley spanning more than 100 years. I have worked with young children for over 25 years in various capacities. I have worked in private school, childcare centers, Head Start and the school district. I am excited to bring my knowledge to Caprock Academy and start a new chapter in my career.