Introducing our morning school staff
Hello! My name is Melissa Hoover and I am the director of our beloved St. Paul Lutheran School. I grew up in Lakeside City, a small community south of Wichita Falls, and attended Holliday I.S.D. I also attended Vernon College where I majored in education. I am married to Matthew Hoover. He is the head football coach and Athletic Director here at Vernon I.S.D. We have two Children, Trinity and Enoch. Both our children attend Vernon I.S.D. I enjoy being an active member of St. Paul Lutheran Church, sewing, running and spending time with my family!
I look forward to seeing all of your wonderful children and working with you! God Bless!
Mrs. Lisa Aderholt- I am a graduate of Abilene Christian University. I have been teaching Pre- Kindergarten here at St. Paul Lutheran school for fifteen years. I really love and enjoy teaching the little ones! I am married to Ken Aderholt and we have two sons, Brady and Blake. Brady is 22 years old and a senior at Oklahoma Christian University. Blake is 19 years old and is attending Vernon College. We are active members at Wilbarger Street Church of Christ. In my free time I enjoy spending time with my family and being outdoors. We love to go hiking and fishing, especially in Colorado.
Mrs. Melissa Gfeller I am married to Ray Gfeller. We have two children Kaylee Covey and Cody Gfeller. Kaylee and her husband Wade have two boys Wyatt and Kegan of Iowa Park. Cody and Megan live in Tolar, Texas they also have two children Tenli and Khord. I have worked at St. Paul's for 28 years. I grew up in Chillicothe Texas and Graduated high school there. I graduated from Vernon College and attended MSU. I have enjoyed teaching at St. Paul. I have seen a lot of changes over the years with our little school. Before I came to St. Paul's I taught at Faith Christian school and Sunshine Place at Calvery Baptist Church. My Hobbies are crafting, reading, fishing and planting plants inside and outside. The most important thing to me is spending time with family especially our four grandchildren.
Mrs. Pam Matus Is a graduate of West Texas State University in Canyon. I have a bachelors of Business as well as an Education degree. I am married to Mike Matus. We have 4 children- Jeremy, Matt, Scott and Mandy (Kajs). We have 9 grandchildren. I started teaching at St. Paul School in 2001. I am currently the Kindergarten teacher. I am a home body that enjoys reading and spending time with my grandchildren.
Mrs. Pam Walker I have had the privilege of being a part of St. Paul Lutheran School since 2000. I teach the preschool class (3 year old's) I am committed to providing your family with a loving and developmentally sound foundation of learning. I'm from the Amarillo/Canyon area. I attended WTAMU. I'm married to John Walker. We own a small business, Porter=Walker Oil Co. We have two daughters that both live in the OKC area. I enjoy working in my yard growing flowers, love listening to music and going for walks. I especially love spending time with my family.