Agape Christi Academy is governed by a Board of Directors who are elected by the Corporation (parents of students in the school). There must be a minimum of three board members and a maximum of seven, each serving three years. The Board’s primary responsibilities are to insure that the vision and mission of the school is carried out by the Headmaster, provide the Headmaster with necessary resources to do so, and make various macro-level decisions for the school. All candidates for Board membership shall be considered with regard to the following:

  • Knows Christ
  • Knows the Scriptures
  • Knows how to pray
  • Committed to the educational philosophy outlined in Article III of Corporation Bylaws
  • Member or regular attendee in good standing of a local church
  • Demonstrates a loving concern for children
  • Spiritually discerning
  • Positive testimony in community
  • Not a recent convert

Board Members

Dave Johnson (President)
Dave and his wife Aleta are founding members of Agape Christi. Dave has a B.S. in Manufacturing Engineering and an M.B.A. He works at Medtronic as a Strategic Planning Consultant. The Johnsons have two daughters and a son.

Jed and Sarah (Vice-President) Culbertson
Jed serves as the Headmaster at Agape Christi. Jed has also worked with junior and senior high students in church youth ministry and seen firsthand the need for classical Christian education. He has a  B.S. in Economics, has tutored students for college entrance exams and has studied Latin, which is a core component of the classical curriculum. His wife, Sarah, has a degree in General Management, which has proven somewhat useful in running a household of five children. She currently teaches the weekly memory review period at Agape Christi. The Culbertsons have three sons and two daughters.

Jeff (Secretary) and Chrissy Evans
Jeff is the pastor of Christ Church Twin Cities in Excelsior. He completed his ministerial training in Moscow, ID at Greyfriars Hall, has done graduate work at Calvin Theological Seminary as well as The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, and has a B.A. from Hillsdale College.  Jeff is husband to Chrissy and father of four. Chrissy earned her B.A. in history and received her teaching certification through Hillsdale College. Chrissy currently teaches first grade and and early grammar p.e. at Agape Christi. The Evans have three daughters and one son.

Jason Holm, Treasurer
Jason is the Sr. Operations Planner for AMSOIL, a synthetic lubricant manufacturer. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Transportation & Logistics Management. His wife, Alane, is the art teacher at Agape Christi. They are members of Christ Church Twin Cities and have three sons and a daughter, who are all enrolled at Agape Christi.


The Board is elected by members of the Agape Christi Academy Corporation. Parents of enrolled students in agreement with our Statement of Faith are members of the Corporation. Individuals who wish to support Agape Christi may also apply for membership. Corporation meetings are held each September and March.