“The following candidate has been nominated to serve the upcoming term on the Hartfield Academy Board of Trustees. Per the Bylaws of Hartfield Academy, the Board of Trustees is making these names available to patrons for consideration and comment for a minimum of two weeks. Please email any comments or concerns concerning these candidates to hartfieldboardnominees@gmail.
Robert Berry Jr. has been on Staff at Word of Life in Flowood, MS., for 11 years and currently serves as the Life Groups Pastor and Pastoral Care Director. He is a graduate of Stillman College in Tuscaloosa, Alabama.
Robert has a heart for helping young people learn that God loves them and that He has a great plan for their life. Robert serves on the Advisory Board with Jackson Youth for Christ and assists weekly with We Will Go Ministries in Basketball Outreach. Mr. Berry resides in Pearl, Ms., with his wife Kim and has two children.
Scott Stringer is a graduate of Mississippi State University with a BS in General Science. Mr. Stringer currently serves as the Senior Vice President of Customer and Technology Operations at Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Mississippi. Prior to joining Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Mississippi, Mr. Stringer served as a senior consultant/systems implementation project manager for Ernst & Young, LLC and previous to that he was an Air Force Officer for ten years.
A native of Terry, Mississippi, Scott is married to the former Charlotte Jones of Terry and they have two sons, Sam (Hartfield Academy class of 2018), and Wesley, a junior at Hartfield.
Chuck Weimer is a graduate of LSU with a BS in Electrical Engineering. He began his career in the electric utility industry primarily in the metering area. In 1980 he started his own business, Watthour Engineering Co. (WECO). He presently is an advisor and serves on its Board of Directors.
Mr. Weimer has served previously on the MRA school board. He has been a member of Pinelake Church since 1978 where he has served in many capacities including Deacon and Elder. He has been married to Sue Weimer for 42 years, and they have three grown children and seven grandchildren. Two of the grandchildren, Thomas and Harper Nunnelee, presently attend Hartfield Academy.