Meet the Management


FCSEC Management team: Chip Phillips, Director of Summer Programs, Ferrum College; Sarah Beach, Educator—Virginia Public Schools. If you have any questions about FCSEC, please call Chip at 888-508-7822 or email Chip at



Sarah Beach—Director of FCSEC
English teacher at Benjamin Franklin Middle School, Rocky Mount, Virginia
Previously taught at Sontag Elementary School
Years of Involvement with FCSEC:  5 years
B.A., University of Richmond, Political Science & Elementary Education
Graduated summa cum laude and included studies abroad in Copenhagen, Denmark


Grant WoltzAssistant Director of FCSEC
Special Education Teacher's Assistant, Hardin Park Elementary School, Boone, North Carolina.
Years of Involvement with FCSEC: 13 years at FCSEC. (Three of those years were as a camper). 
Elementary Education degree from Appalachian State University.
Student Teacher in a third grade classroom at Hardin Park Elementary. Spring Semester (2017) internship in a fourth grade classroom in Wilkesboro, NC. 
Graduated Magna Cum Laude from Appalachian State: Dean's list 8 Semesters; Member of the Appalachian State Marching Band for 4 years; member of The National Society of Leadership and Success. 


Some of our 2011 Counselors
Some of our 2018 counselors