Meet Our Indiana Online High School Math Staff

Mrs. Jennifer Abney
Miss BenjaminJenn 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!

Ms. Gramer
Ms. GramerSherry 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.

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Ms. Joanna Nunley
Joanna Nunley Joanna Nunley is excited about her first year of teaching in AVE. She is currently in her seventh year of traditional classroom teaching. She teaches Algebra 1 and Geometry. She received her bachelor’s degree from the University of Indianapolis and also has master’s degrees from Butler and UIndy. Joanna enjoys playing the piano and volunteering.

Mr. Dan Schwanekamp
Dan SchwanekampDan Schwanekamp, a graduate of Wabash College, is in his ninth year of teaching at Ben Davis High School. He has taught various levels of math at the high school level including Algebra II, PreCalculus, and Calculus. Mr. Schwanekamp comes from a family of teachers and believes in finding the best way to educate students no matter the circumstances. In addition to teaching, He is a football coach and iTec Educator at Ben Davis High School. In his free time, he enjoys graphic design and spending time with his wife Hannah and 3 children.

Mrs. Brooke Tandy
Miss McFallBrooke Tandy is relatively new to the world of online education and Wayne Township but is excited about this new venture! She taught math for 7 years at Covenant Christian High School, including geometry, algebra 2, probability & statistics, and discrete math. At Covenant, she often helped with the math club and assisted students with their homework after school. She thoroughly enjoys helping students understand math and gain confidence in the subject. She has lived in Indiana her entire life and loves spending time at home with her husband and two boys. In her spare time, she enjoys reading, watching movies, and playing outside with her kids.

Mrs. Christine Heath
Christine HeathChristine Heath is a Ben Davis Alumni and is a current math teacher at Wayne Preparatory Academy. She received her bachelor’s degree in mathematics education and her master’s degree in school administration at Indiana State University. Mrs. Heath is in her sixth year of teaching as well as her fifth year of coaching softball for Lynhurst 7‌th and 8‌th grade center.

Mr. Matthew Mills
I graduated from West Lafayette High School in 2010 and from Purdue University in 2014. I studied a bit of Computer Science, but then graduated in Mathematics Education. I am currently studying at IUPUI to receive a Masters in Mathematics Education. In my free time I like to go to the gym, watch movies, play video games, and root for the Pittsburgh Steelers!