Whitesburg Christian Academy
Thursday, June 21, 2018

Wendell Cook

Wendell Cook teaches Geometry, Pre-Calculus, and Calculus at the Academy.  He grew up in Rome, GA.  Mr. Cook received his B.S. in Electrical Engineering from Georgia Tech and his M.S. in Systems Management from Florida Tech.  Prior to starting his teaching career the Academy in 2015, Wendell worked as an engineer for over 30 years.  He worked on the design team for the Space Station avionics subsystem.  He also worked for the Department of Defense as a Senior Systems Engineer for High Energy Laser Weapons System.  He is married to Julie Cook (the Academy's lower school music teacher).  They are the parents of two children, Bryan and Laura. Mr. Cook and his wife are active members at Whitesburg Baptist Church, where he plays trombone in the church orchestra and teaches middle and high school Bible studies. In his spare time, Wendell enjoys hiking, canoeing, and gardening.