High School Counselor & Registrar
Dara Murphy is a TPCS alumna and has worked as a program director since 2013. She loves being involved with the TPCS mock trial program, which she has helped run since 2009. Dara and her husband (also a TPCS graduate) have two children.
Susan Murphy is one of the five founders of TPCS. She enjoys serving as a high school counselor, program director and board member. Her children graduated from TPCS and have pursued careers in law and finance. Susan is passionate about Christian education.
Kathrin Smith has been principal since 2013 and a board member since 2015. She and her husband graduated their four children through TPCS. Kathrin especially enjoys the opportunity to mentor moms as she serves the families in TPCS.
Ashlee Milby joined the TPCS staff in 2019. Prior to her role with TPCS Ashlee was director for a private language school helping international students meet their goals of studying in the US. She has an MBA from Concordia University and a love for education, traveling, good books and coffee!
Barbara Richert started her educational journey with TPCS two decades ago. She has three adult children who graduated from TPCS and two daughters who are currently enrolled. She loves to read aloud, garden, explore tide pools, grow tadpoles, and drink coffee on the front porch while watching her children play.
Anna Dean has seen two generations of her family graduate from TPCS--two children in the 1990s and two grandsons in 2017 and 2018. Anna volunteered at TPCS for several years before she was hired as a staff assistant, a role she has held for over 20 years. She loves TPCS families!