Say not ye, There are yet four months, and then cometh harvest? behold, I say unto you, Lift up your eyes, and look on the fields; for they are white already to harvest.

JOHN 4:35



We accept and proclaim the historical truths of the Christian Faith. Find out what we believe about God and the human race, the Scriptures, and the Church and its mission. 


Christian Learning Centers of Greenville County exists to provide biblical instruction to school-aged children as an opportunity to encourage them to embrace the Gospel of Jesus Christ, grow in the Christian faith, and apply biblical principles for living.


Founding Executive Director

Janice and her husband, Nathaniel Butler, live in Greer, South Carolina. They have two adult sons – Scott of Nashville, Tennessee and David of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. In 1999, Janice retired from BellSouth after completing 30 years of service. She then received her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Elementary Education from Clemson University and became certified to teach elementary school students. Due to her passion to share God's Word with public school students, she felt it best to serve as Executive Director of Christian Learning Centers of Greenville County. Janice is pursuing a Master's Degree in Christian Ministry at North Greenville University. Janice also serves as a mentor with Mentor Upstate.


A team of well-trained, energetic, Christ-like professionals who, motivated by the love of God, provide the support required in offering Released-Time Christian Education in Greenville County.

Madeline Bolyard

High School Program Administrator


Stephen Kidd

Development Associate


Laura Beth Kirsop

Development Associate


Dana Fjeran

Office Manager


Bonita Rice

Program Administrative Assistant


Chris Earnest



Ricky McDonald



Christie Nelson

Driver / Class Assistant


A group of Christ-centered, certified educators who have a passion for teaching and sharing God's Word with our youth.

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Anna Grace Casillas

High School Bible Instructor

Travelers Rest High School


Loyd Henderson

Online High School Bible Instructor / Contract Support


Our Board of Directors is representative of the community it serves as the members are from various professional backgrounds and church affiliations.  They provide WORK, WEALTH, and WISDOM to insure the success of the organization.


Stan Tzouvelekas



Stan works in land acquisition and sales. He has a B.S. in Business from the University of South Carolina and attends Grace Church.


Dan Russian

Vice Chairman


Dan is Vice President of Sales and Marketing at Sage Automotive Interiors. He holds a B.S in Industrial Engineerng from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville

Todd Hyneman



Todd is President of Total Comfort Solutions. He has a B.S. in Industrial Engineering, Georgia Tech and attends Holland Park Church of Christ.


Tony Beam



Tony is in Advancement and University Engagement at North Greenville University.  He has B.A. in Education from Limestone College; a Master of Divinity from Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, Wake Forest, NC; and a Doctor of Ministry from Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, Louisville, KY. He attends First Baptist North Spartanburg.

Kevin Brady



Kevin is an Attorney at Guest & Brady and attended University of South Carolina; Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. He attends Advent United Methodist Church.


Richard Furman



Richard is a Sr. Vice President at Southern First. He has a B.A. from Furman University and M.A. from the University of South Carolina. He attends First Presbyterian Church of Greenville.


Laurie Hughes



Laurie is a realtor for Keller Williams Greenville Central. She holds a  B.A. in French from Bob Jones University and attends Friendship Baptist Church.


Alex Sands



Alex is the Pastor of Kingdom Life Church. He holds a B.S. in Industrial Engineering, North Carolina State University;  a M.S. in Industrial & Systems Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology; and a Master of Divinity, Gardner-Webb University.


Dr. Tawana Scott



Tawana currently serves as Associate Vice President for Adult & Graduate Academic Services at North Greenville University. She holds a Doctorate in Higher Education Leadership from Union University and is a graduate of The University of Georgia and North Greenville University.

Gabe Vicks



Gabe is currently retired. His education is from the University of Vermont and attends Word of Life.


Dr. Bob Whaley



Bob is currently retired. He holds degrees from Wake Forest and Southeastern Baptist Seminary and attends Reedy Fork Baptist Church, Greenville.

Bob Wood, Jr.



Bobby currently serves as Chief Enrollment Officer for Bob Jones University.  Bobby holds a B.S. in Financial Management from BJU, a M.S. in Biblical Counseling from BJU, and a Ph.D. in Educational Leadership with a concentration in Higher Education Administration from Clemson University. 


Dean Anderson

Member Emeritus


Dean’s profession is Commercial Real Estate. He has a B.S. Degree from University of Kentucky and attends Mitchell Road Presbyterian Church.

Mark McCall

Member Emeritus


Mark is a Principal in McCall Investment. He has a B.S. Business Administration from The Citadel and has moved to Florida.

"Our school district serves approximately 70,000 students. What an opportunity!"


– Todd Hyneman, Board Member