Administration & Staff
Executive DirectorHaving served on the administrative staff at Fideles since 2004, Carla Rutherford oversees the academic, business, admissions, marketing, and development operations of the school.
Academic DirectorHaving served on the Fideles staff since 2007, Kristi Bailey serves as Academic Director for the school. Kristi holds a Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Education and an MA in Elementary Education from the University of Alabama. Prior to serving at Fideles, Kristi taught for seven years in public schools.
Krista Reilmann has been teaching upper school math and science at Fideles since 2011 and also currently serves as the Academics Administrator. She holds a BA in Middle Childhood Math and Science Education from Cedarville University and an MA in Biological Sciences Education from Western Governor’s University.
Business & Finance DirectorJennifer McAllister, a registered CPA in the state of Georgia, serves as the Business & Finance Director for Fideles. In addition, she also manages the Georgia Tax Credit program, guiding parents in the various nuances of this valuable resource. Jenni has served in multiple roles with Fideles serving in the past as Athletic Director and Controller as well as continuing to teach multiple classes. Jenni received a Masters of Accountancy from Auburn University in 2016.
Administrative AssistantMichelle Whitfield has been working on staff at Fideles since 2012. She currently serves as the Administrative Assistant. Michelle holds an Associate of Science degree in Nursing from Clayton State College.
Dean of StudentsA staff member at Fideles since 2005, Jill Harrison serves as Dean of Students. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Education (specifically in middle school education) from Valdosta State College. Prior to working at Fideles, Jill taught 6th grade in public school.
Athletic DirectorKate Tate has served as Athletic Director for our sports program since 2014. She has a passion for sports and a desire to grow the program. She holds a Bachelors of Arts in Speech Communications from George Mason University.