About Us


Jackson Hole Classical Academy is thankful for its experienced and dedicated staff. Working hand-in-hand with our faculty, our staff supports our school in more ways than one, always with the goal of fostering a learning environment in which our students can thrive.

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  • Ms. Deb Bentlage

    Kitchen & Maintenance Manager 

    Ms. Debora “Deb” Bentlage was born in Casper, Wyoming and lived her childhood in the Equality State. After graduating high school in Jackson, she studied for a year at Central Wyoming College and a year in Laramie before entering the U.S. Army and becoming a paratrooper, serving in Korea and Germany. Ms. Bentlage’s experience is varied and strong for her position at JHCA. She started as a cook at her grandmother’s café at the Teton Gables Hotel and has not looked back since! Ms. Bentlage lives in Jackson with her two beautiful children, Sarah and Jacob.
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  • Mrs. Lisa Landis

    Admissions Manager

    Ithaca College of New York, B.Mus., Music Education; Piano

    Mrs. Lisa Landis served as the school's founding music teacher and choral director. She loves working alongside her husband, Mr. Ian Landis, and the admissions team to help grow the Academy. She attended Ithaca College of New York, where she earned a Bachelor of Music degree, double majoring in Music Education and Piano. Mrs. Landis grew up in Quakertown, PA and appreciates the opportunity to live in and enjoy Jackson with her husband and two children.  
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  • Mr. Jack Ledden

    Facilities & Grounds Manager; High School Practical Arts

    Savannah College of Art and Design, M.Arch, Architecture
    Savannah College of Art and Design, BFA, Architecture

    Mr. John "Jack" Ledden graduated from Savannah College of Art and Design with a bachelor of fine arts degree in Architecture and a master’s of Architecture degree. Mr. Ledden has years of experience in facilities management, engineering, and carpentry.
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  • Mrs. Kristyn Ledden

    Accounting & Procurement Coordinator

    Fairfax Community College, Business and Administration

    Mrs. Kristyn Ledden is the Accounting and Procurement Coordinator at JH Classical Academy. Mrs. Ledden has pursued a degree in business and administration at Fairfax Community College in Warrenton, Virginia, and brings extensive leadership, training, and supervisory background at Geico in Falmouth, Virginia.
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  • Mrs. Becky Lunz

    Front Office Manager & Registrar

    Texas State University, B.S., Psychology & Biology

    Mrs. Becky Lunz is the first warm, smiling face you see when you walk through our doors. Becky earned her Bachelor of Science in Psychology and Biology from Texas State University in San Marcos, Texas. Prior to moving to Jackson with her family in July of 2016, she worked in Texas and Colorado as a Licensed Vocational Nurse for 14 years, primarily in surgery but also in family practice and office settings. She is married to Dean of Students Sam Lunz and they have two young children who both attend JHCA.
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  • Mrs. Ana Marlow

    Executive Assistant to the Head of School

    West Virginia University, B.A., Elementary Education

    Mrs. Ana Marlow was born and raised in West Virginia and attended West Virginia University for a degree in elementary education. From 2010 to 2020, she has served in a number of roles, including as associate director of admissions in a pre-K–12 independent school in Las Vegas.
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  • Ms. Emily Nutter

    Advancement Manager

    Franciscan University of Steubenville, B.A., History

    Ms. Emily Nutter joins JHCA as our Advancement Manager. A native of Ohio, Ms. Nutter recently graduated from Franciscan University of Steubenville with a B.A. in History.
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  • Chef John "JB" Park

    Academy Chef

    Masters College, Santa Clarita, Liberal Arts Degree, Business, Music, and Bible

    Mr. John "JB" Park was born in Korea, moved to the United States when he was three, and became a citizen at nineteen. JB attended the Masters College in Santa Clarita, where he received a liberal arts degree in business, music, and Bible. Since moving to Jackson from California, JB has worked as a special events caterer for Jackson Hole High School and as a school bus driver. He also was a chef for JHCA from 2017 to 2019. His outgoing, humble demeanor and delicious food brightens the days of colleagues and students alike. He is very excited to be working at JHCA.
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Physical Address:
2500 S. Park Loop Rd.
Jackson, WY 83001

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 7466
Jackson, WY 83002
Enrollment Inquiries:
Lisa Landis, Admissions 
(307) 201-5040 
All Other Inquiries:
School Office
(307) 201-5040


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Nondiscrimination Policy: Jackson Hole Classical Academy admits students of any race, color, and national or ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. Jackson Hole Classical Academy does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin in the administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, tuition assistance, athletic, arts and other school administrated programs.