Whitesburg Christian Academy
Sunday, February 25, 2018

Koren Olinger

 
Koren Olinger teaches 7th-8th grade History, 12th grade Government, and 11th grade U.S. History in the upper school at the Academy.  In addition to these duties, she is also the 9th grade homeroom teacher.  Koren received her Bachelor’s degree in Secondary Education with a concentration in Social Science from Samford University. Prior to joining the Academy, Mrs. Olinger taught at Kate Duncan Smith DAR School and Brindlee Mountain Middle School where she was an outstanding teacher and received the Alabama State Daughters of Foreign Wars Teacher of the Year and the Kate Duncan Smith DAR High School Teacher of the Year awards.
 
Mrs. Olinger and her husband, Shawn, have two children at the Academy.  Mary, in the fifth grade and Hallie in the first grade.   They are active members of Owens Cross Roads Church of Christ.