Michael Harper is teaching PE for all grammar ages at the Academy as well as serving as the Grammar Athletic Director, Assistant Football Coach, and Assistant Basketball Coach. He was born and raised in Jacksonville, Alabama, where he went to college at Jacksonville State University. Mr. Harper earned a Bachelor's degree in Physical Education. He has 13 years of educational and coaching experience at Jacksonville Christian Academy, Hampton Cove Elementary and Liberty Middle School.
Michael and his wife, Julie, have three kids: Jordan, who attends the Academy, and two younger children, who will later attend, Kendall and Carter. His family attends Church of the Highlands. Proverbs 3:5-6 are his favorite bible verses.
When not involved in sports at the Academy, he will be attending sporting events for fun, playing basketball and participating in Crossfit.