Jeff VanderKooi's desire is; to be an educational leader that will strive to uphold the Mission Statement of Community Baptist Christian School, to provide a safe and wholesome learning environment by creating a positive school culture for all students, staff, and faculty, and to encourage students and teachers to have a vision. Mr. VanderKooi is currently pursuing his Education Specialist (Ed.S.) degree in Curriculum and Instruction from Liberty University. He also has a Master of Business Administration and a Bachelor of Science degree in Organizational Management; both from Bethel College. Mr. VanderKooi is a combat veteran and is a retired Marine of 27 years. He has taught Marine Corps Leadership Education in a public high school for nine years and is also certified as a Naval Science instructor. He is married to Brenda and has four children, all CBCS graduates.