Daniel Gibson


Daniel C. Gibson is the founding Headmaster of Columbus Classical Academy. Prior to joining CCA, Mr. Gibson was a partner at the law firm of Bricker & Eckler LLP in Columbus, where he was a litigator and appellate lawyer for more than 15 years. He also served as an Associate Director at the Hudson Institute in Washington, D.C. immediately following graduation from law school. Mr. Gibson earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Philosophy, cum laude, from Davidson College and a Juris Doctorate from Stanford Law School.

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Sarah Spaulding

Academic Dean

Sarah E. Spaulding joins Columbus Classical Academy as its founding Academic Dean. Prior to joining CCA, Mrs. Spaulding was a founding faculty member of Northwest Ohio Classical Academy in Toledo, Ohio where she taught literacy, literature, grammar, and composition as well as worked to develop the faculty’s mastery of the literacy curriculum. She has also had several years of experience teaching humanities in a private school, but she cherishes most the six years she spent teaching her children classically from home. Mrs. Spaulding holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications from Bowling Green State University and a pedagogy certificate from The Ohio State University.

Faculty & Staff

We are actively hiring positions to support opening in the Fall of 2023. Please get in touch if you are interested in working at Columbus Classical Academy.

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~ C.S. Lewis, The Abolition of Man