Director of the Academy
Andrew Peake is the Director of the Academy. The Director, who lives in the residence hall with the students, supervises all co-curricular JBA activities and creates an atmosphere that is safe, healthy, and fun. He oversees the activities of the professional staff and Preceptors. One of his primary responsibilities is communicating with parents on the phone or through e-mail during the Academy. The Director reports directly to the Dean of the Academy.
The Assistant Director, who lives in the residence hall with the students, works closely with the Director and supervises the Academy whenever he is not available. The Assistant Director’s primary responsibilities include student discipline and planning several of the Academy’s weekend activities, including an out-of-town trip to a nearby water park. The Assistant Director reports to the Director.
Health and Wellness Director
The Health & Wellness Director, who lives in the residence hall with the students, oversees the health and safety needs of the students, dispensing any necessary medications and ensuring that students maintain a health lifestyle while at the Academy. The Health & Wellness Director reports to the Director of the Academy.
The Co-Activities Directors, who live in the residence hall with the students, are responsible for planning and supervising the morning, afternoon, and evening activities. Much of their work includes organizing materials and travel for each activity and training preceptors to work individually with students in a variety of athletic, intellectual, creative, and recreational activities. The Co-Activities Directors report to the Director.
Residential Living Director
The Residential Living Director, who lives in the residence hall with the students, is responsible for housing assignments. The Residential Living Director manages the hall desk and student banking accounts as well as overseeing telephone service, room repairs, and student mail. The Residential Living Director reports to the Director