Board of Governors


Robert Barnes

Mr. Robert Barnes was elected to the board in 2006. Owner of the Chick-fil-A restaurant on 9 Mile Road in Pensacola, he and his family moved here from the Nashville, TN area in 2001. Robert is an active board member of the Northwest Florida Foundation. He and his wife Connie are proud parents to three sons, Gary, Josh, and Bryce. Gary and Josh are Trinitas alumni and Bryce attends Trinitas. The Barnes are active members of McIlwain Presbyterian Church.


Joshua Butcher

Mr. Joshua Butcher is an ex-officio member of the Board of Governors. Josh, his wife Hannah, and their four sons attend Christ Church in Pace, Florida where they play an active role in the church community.  His eldest boys, Josiah, Jeremiah, and Ezekiel attend Trinitas.


Ron Gilley

Mr. Ron Gilley was elected to the board in 2007 and sits now on the board as an ex-officio member as Headmaster. Mr. Gilley and his wife Janice are active members of Providence Church have two sons.  Colby is a Trinitas alumnus attending Washing and Lee  and Parker is a Trinitas senior.


Rob Hadding

Pastor Rob Hadding was elected to the board in 2008.  Rev. Hadding is the Pastor of Christ Church in Pace. He answered a call to full-time pastoral ministry after having spent over twenty years in sales and business management. He and his wife Marty have five children – Sarah, Emily, Sam, Abby, and Claire, four of which attend Trinitas and one alumna.


Bob McGee

Mr. Bob McGee joined the board in 2002. Coming from a distinguished career in the U.S. Navy, including service as an aviator in the Gulf War, Mr. McGee is now Manager Regulatory and Pricing with Gulf Power. Born in Maryland, Mr. McGee and his wife Terri have lived in Pensacola since 1990. Mr. McGee’s commitment to Christ and to quality classical education makes him a valued member of the Board of Governors. Mr. and Mrs. McGee are active members of Christ Church, along with their four children:  Robert, Chrisann, Collin, and Sean who are all Trinitas alumni.


Ed Noland

Dr. Ed Noland is a founding member of the Trinitas Board of Governors who, along with several other families, laid the original foundation for a classical and Christ-centered education at Trinitas. Dr. Noland was born in Gulf Breeze, Florida, but he and his wife Cathy have called Pensacola home since 1993. A dentist with a thriving private practice in Pensacola, Dr. Noland is a well-loved and respected member of the community. Cathy was the Trinitas librarian for over fifteen years, and her hard work and dedication are recognized by everyone in the Trinitas family. Dr. and Mrs. Noland have three children, Rob, Hannah, and Ben, who are all Trinitas graduates. The Nolands are active members of Providence Church.


Wesley Todd

Elected to the board in December 2010, Mr. Wesley Todd is a native Pensacolian. He graduated from Pensacola State College with an Associate of Arts degree in business and is employed by Gulf Power Company. Mr. Todd and his lovely wife Jennifer are active members of Christ Church. After a long search for a school for their daughters, Jillian and Emma, that provided an educational environment centered squarely on Christ, the Todds joined the Trinitas family in 2006.  God has since added a daughter, Whitney, to their lovely family which insures the Todds will be a part of Trinitas for another 12 years following the graduation of their oldest.