Mrs. Jennifer Abney
Jenn Abney is a 2005 Lawrence North High School graduate and 2009 Ball State University graduate. In addition to teaching with Achieve Virtual Education, Mrs. Abney teaches Algebra II honors and Geometry at Ben Davis High School and is attending the University of Indianapolis to earn her masters in administration. Mrs. Abney is currently in her seventh year of teaching and is excited to be back for yet another fantastic year at Ben Davis!
Sherry Gramer is a math teacher at Ben Davis High School. She received her bachelors degree in math education from the University of Michigan and a masters degree in math education at Butler University. She taught one year in a small rural school in Michigan in 1986, then came to Ben Davis in 1987. She currently teaches AP Calculus BC and AP Calculus AB.
Dennis Lindley is in his fourth year of teaching with the Area 31 Career Center where he is responsible for the academic integration of mathematics. Prior to this assignment Dennis spent 13 years working for the Indiana Department of Corrections educating juvenile offenders. Dennis holds a Bachelors of Science degree in Mathematics Education from Indiana State University and a Masters of Arts in Mild Interventions from Ball State University. Dennis currently resides in Indianapolis, Indiana.
Mike Slack is a teacher who values education, as shown by his devoted 39-year teaching career. Mr. Slack has taught math at Perry Meridian High School since 1974 and is currently teaching algebra 1 and pre-calculus. Mr. Slack and his wife, Sue, are both originally from Terre Haute but moved to the south side of Indianapolis shortly after they were married. Mr. Slack welcomes all “mathemagicians” and hopes he is a positive influence to all of his Achieve Virtual students.
Andrea McFall graduated from Indiana Wesleyan University in April 2012 with a Bachelor’s of Science in Mathematics Education, and she has been teaching with Ben Davis and Achieve Virtual since then. Miss McFall has a diverse cultural experiences, having attended school in the Philippines and Republic of Ireland, as well as teaching for six weeks in Hamilton, Scotland as part of a study abroad program. She loves to travel around the world. She has visited London, Paris, Amsterdam, Madrid, Nicaragua, and South Africa, to name a few. One of her goals is to visit all seven continents, even Antarctica. In her free time, Miss McFall enjoys reading, writing, and making math equations out of the time. She also enjoys playing with her dog, Kira.
Lacy Tubbs is currently a math teacher at Ben Davis High School teaching Algebra 1, Geometry Honors, and PreCalculus. Mrs. Tubbs is a 2004 graduate of Ben Davis High School, earned her bachelor’s degree from the University of Indianapolis, and is currently working on her masters and administration license at the University of Indianapolis. Lacy and her husband, Nate, have a daughter Isabelle who is 3 and Summer, their dog, who is 6.
Rebecca Tudor is currently a math teacher at Ben Davis High School teaching Geometry and PreCalculus. Mrs. Tudor is a 2003 graduate of Warren Central High School and earned her bachelor’s degree from the IUPUI. Rebecca is also the assistant coach for both boys and girls tennis at Ben Davis High School. Rebecca and her husband, Luke, have a son Henry who was born October 2014.