About Us

Who are we?

Teach My People provides year-round high quality, organized programs that are spiritually driven and “no-cost” to our families. Through the expertise of our highly trained and educated staff, along with the loving support and dedication of over seventy community volunteers, we are able to provide academic assistance, character development, cultural and spiritual enrichment, and physical activity daily to ensure that our students succeed in school and succeed in life.

Teach My People is a 501(c)3 organization founded in 1999 and is governed by a Board of Directors consisting of long-standing community leaders and educators.

Our Mission

To teach children and youth in our partnering schools to overcome academic, economic and social challenges and impact families through the delivery of Christ centered programs and services that promote spiritual, educational, and emotional growth.

Our Vision

Teach My People Students will reach their full, God-given potential.

Our Leadership

Full Time Staff

Eric Spatz, Executive Director  eric@teachmypeople.com

Jessica Bower, Program Director  jessica@teachmypeople.com

Terri Lottchea, Operations Director terri@teachmypeople.com

Jordan Presley, Manager of Expansion  jordan@teachmypeople.com


2019 Board of Directors

Kim Fox, Chairwoman

Martin Phillips, Vice Chair

Kirk Gruber, Treasurer

Rion Moore, Secretary

Stu Boehmig

Cecilia Dilworth

Carl Falk

Adam Hall

Kathy Judge

Christine King

Phil Kitchen

Chase McGill

Betsy Nemeth

Kim Nesmith

Tamara Tucker

Claire Yarborough



Featured Sponsor

Palmetto Infusion

We are thankful for our Sponsors. Their contributions to Teach My People help continue the mission. Get to know those who join with us.