Michele C. Tate is the Business Administrator at the Academy and has been working at the school since 2009. In addition to those administrative duties, Mrs. Tate also coaches the varsity girls and boys tennis teams. She was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, but grew up here in Huntsville. She has a Bachelor’s of Business Administration from the University of Montevallo. Prior to joining the staff at Whitesburg Christian Academy, Michele worked as a freelance business consultant, as Children’s Director at Flint River Baptist Church for 10 years, and as a marketing manager for Intergraph Corp. She and her husband, Jeff, are partners in a family farm, Tate Farms, in Madison County. They are the parents of three daughters who are Academy graduates: Meagan (class of 2010), Morgan (class of 2012), and Madison (class of 2015). Michele and her family are active members at Flint River Baptist Church, where she sings in the choir, is a praise team worship leader, and teaches a college-age Bible study group. In her spare time, she enjoys tennis, running, and water sports. Her favorite Bible verse is Ecclesiastes 9:10.