Jeff Freeman, Head of School
Jeff Freeman comes to TKA from Indianapolis, IN, where he served as CEO for ten years at Heritage Christian School (HCS), a PK – 12, 1500-student school that, under Jeff's leadership, has been identified as the "Top College Prep School in Central Indiana."
Prior to serving as CEO, he was Chief Financial Officer and Athletic Director. During his tenure at HCS, Jeff was responsible for the financial turnaround of the school. He also established a Teach, Mentor, Train (TMT) model for discipleship and started a Young Life chapter.
Jeff brings a deep love for Jesus, a strong affection for kids, a passion for mentoring staff, a wealth of financial and business acumen, experience in both educational and corporate settings, and a zeal for Christian education.
When asked what drew him to The King's Academy, Jeff stated he is drawn to every aspect of TKA’s mission to inspire academic excellence, servant leadership, and enduring relationships. Jeff is also excited about the challenging goals outlined in TKA’s Strategic Plan, remarking, "God is up to something at TKA, and I'm thrilled to be a part of it. Seeing students' lives transformed through the power of the Holy Spirit and Christian education fires me up."
Jeff joins TKA with his wife, Kim, who has been in full-time Christian education for 30 years, including as an assistant principal. Jeff and Kim first met in high school and were both involved in Young Life as teenagers.