Board of Trustees

2022-23 Trustees

List of 6 items.

  • Dr. Philip Floyd, Chair

    Dr. Floyd is a pediatrician and owner of Sunset Pediatrics, a concierge pediatrics practice in South Miami. He and his wife Debbie, who attended WCS K5- grade 9, have three children: Mackenzie '24, Carter '24, and Emery '26. 

    Affiliations: The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Baylor College of Medicine; Christ Fellowship.
  • Dr. Alexander Trujillo, Vice Chair

    Dr. Trujillo is a dentist and owner of Simply Smiles Miami. He and Kiara have two children: Noah '24 and Jake '27.

    Affiliations: New York University College of Dentristry; Christ Fellowship
  • Mr. Paul Quentel, Treasurer

    Mr. Quentel is the CEO of Envirowaste Services Group. He and his wife Michelle have three children: Micah '21, Caleb '23, and Kaiya '27. 

    Affiliations:  University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill, School of Business; University of Texas - Austin; Christ Journey Church
  • Mrs. Sandy Carson, Secretary

    Mrs. Carson is director of children’s ministry at Granada Presbyterian Church in Coral Gables. Sandy and her husband Worth have three children: Rachel '05, Andrew '08 and Nathan '14.

    Affiliations: Wheaton College; Granada Presbyterian Church
  • Mrs. Jenny Coya

    Mrs. Coya is a transactional lawyer with her own practice. She and husband Manny have two children: Manny '27 and Emily '31. 

    Affiliations: Loyola University New Orleans, College of Law; Florida International University; Christ Journey Church
  • Mr. Rick Cook

    Mr. Cook retired after 33 years with Coral Gables Fire Rescue, serving his last twelve years as fire chief. He spent the next nine years as an EMT and paramedic instructor. He and his wife Shelley have three sons: Jeff, Kevin and Daniel '04, and six grandchildren.

    Affiliations: Old Cutler Presbyterian Church

List of 5 items.

  • Mr. Derek Deville '91

    Mr. Deville is the vice president of research and development and partner of Syntheon LLC, a medical device design company. Derek '91 and his wife, Lesley '91, have twin girls: Morgan '22 and Melanie '22.

    Affiliations: Purdue University; Old Cutler Presbyterian Church
  • James Hannon

    Jim Hannon is an attorney and president of Hannon Legal Group. He and wife, Melanie, have two children: Tyler '19 and Krista '23. 

    Affiliations: University of Miami; University of Miami Law School; Christ Journey Church.
  • Jud Henry

    Jud Henry is a broker/owner of Skye Louis Realty. He and his wife, Katie, have one son, Canyon '27. 

    Affiliations: Trinity College; University of Chicago; Christ Fellowship Church.
  • Hamilton Jones '01

    Hamilton Jones '01 is president of Hamilton Fox & Company, an independent property and casualty insurance agency in Pinecrest providing personal and commercial insurance solutions throughout Florida. He and his wife, Heather, have two children: Harvin '32 and T. Hamilton '34. 

    Affiliations: Florida State University; Granada Presbyterian Church.
  • Mr. Jay Parker

    Mr. Parker is the owner of JTP Sales, a food wholesale/distributor and owner of JTP Enterprises, a real estate development company.  He and his wife Naky have two daughters: Mia '33 and Gia '37

    Affiliations: NC State University; Old Cutler Presbyterian Church.

WCS Board Responsibilities

Westminster Christian School's Board of Trustees, who act as one body and speak with one voice, is tasked with very specific responsibilities. These include, but are not limited to, the following:
  1. Hires, supervises, evaluates, and supports the Head of School;
  2. Develops the school's mission, vision, long-range and strategic goals and establishes school policies that reinforce them;
  3. Provides fiduciary oversight;
  4. Guards the school's charter and mission and uses them as a guidepost for making board decisions;
  5. Supports and oversees fundraising initiatives;
  6. Accountable to Westminster for sound financial management, ensuring the financial stability and financial future of the school;
  7. Develop, maintain and regularly review the school's bylaws.
Day-to-day operations of Westminster Christian School are the responsibility of the Head of School and his/her administration.

How Does the Board Spend its Time?

    • Source: DeKuyper, Mary Hundley, "Trustee Handbook," 8th edition, 2003

Westminster Christian School, located in Palmetto Bay, Florida, is a private, college-preparatory school for children from preschool through twelfth grade.