Steve Mandell

Board Member

Dr. Steve Mandell is the Vice President of Medical Affairs at Mary Washington Health Center. He completed his undergraduate and medical degree at the University of Kentucky. Steve has been married to his wife Ellen for 41 years. They have three kids who graduated from FCS, one of whom worked at FCS for several years and seven grandchildren. They attend Grace Church of Fredericksburg.

Muriel May

Board Member

Muriel May came to Fredericksburg in 1980 to teach at FCS when she was hired by FCS founders, Gary and Andy Foss to teach fourth and fifth grade. She is now retired from Goolricks’s Pharmacy. Muriel is married to Stephen, who was a pharmacist and owner of Goolrick’s Pharmacy for 25 years. They have three kids who all graduated from FCS and 11 grandchildren. She attended Gordon College. They attend New City Fellowship in Fredericksburg.

Amy McCullough

Board Member

Amy McCullough is a managing member of The Law Office of Amy E. McCullough, PLC. She completed her undergraduate work at the University of Virginia, then studied law at Washington and Lee University School of Law, where she earned her JD. She is married with two children who attend FCS. Amy enjoys traveling, reading, hiking, and spending time with family and friends. She attends New Life in Christ Church.

Theresa Mills

Board Member

Theresa Mills is an On-Air Personality/Day Sponsor Director for WPER. She attended Virginia Tech. Theresa was married to husband John, who is now in Heaven. They have a son who is a local realtor and recently married and a daughter who has a doctorate in Athletic Training, both of whom are alumna of FCS. Theresa enjoys meeting people and hearing their stories along with travel adventures with her family. She attends Fredericksburg Full Gospel Fellowship.

Larry Root


Larry Root has been married 39 years to Julie Root and have four kids that all graduated from FCS. They are the proud grandparents to three grandchildren, one who began at FCS this year. Larry is the CEO of SimVentions, Inc. He graduated from University of Michigan-Flint with a B.S. in Computer Science. He attends New Life in Christ Church, where he serves as Chair of the Deacon Board.

Jamie Williams

Board Member

Jamie Williams is married to Susannah, fellow 2003 FCS graduate. They have been married for 16 years. They have three children who are current students at FCS. Jamie is a Subcontracts Administrator for SimVentions, Inc. He graduated from Liberty University and attends Spotswood Baptist Church. His passions are family, history, theology and teaching through Scripture.

Kevin Woods

Board Secretary

Kevin Woods is married to Valarie, who served FCS for 15 years as the school nurse and coordinator. All four of their children attended FCS from Kindergarten through the 12th grade. Kevin graduated from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University. He is retired USAF and from United Airlines where he was a Boeing 777 Captain. Kevin attends Spotswood Baptist Church.

Rick Yost


Rick Yost has served FCS since 1997. He attended Virginia Tech and then received his M.Ed. at Regent University. He is married to Sherry, who worked at FCS for 30 years, teaching Kindergarten for three years, and Upper School Art for 24 of those years. They have two kids and eight grandchildren, two of whom currently attend FCS. Rick attends Grace Church of Fredericksburg.