Michele Purvis – Principal

Michele Purvis graduated from the University of North Florida in 1994 with a B.S. in Elementary Education. Michele completed her Masters Degree in Educational Leadership from the University of Central Florida in May 2010. She started her teaching career at Lake Forrest Prep in 1994. In 2004, Michele accepted the position of principal of LFPS. She is married to her husband, Joey, and they have two children, Paige and Avery, who graduated from LFPS.

Kirstie Schweiberger – Vice Principal and Admissions

Kirstie Schweiberger graduated from the University of Central Florida with a B.S. in Elementary Education. She joined the Lake Forrest Prep family in 2012 and has taught in the preschool, elementary, and middle school. Kirstie accepted the role of Assistant Principal in 2022. She enjoys traveling, kayaking, and spending time with her friends and family.

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Danielle Hutcheson – Business Manager

Danielle Hutcheson received her Bachelor’s degree in Organizational Communications from the University of Central Florida in 2006. She has been a part of Lake Forrest Prep since 1991 when her family opened the school. Danielle continues to carry on the legacy of her mother and founder, Karen Anderson, with immense pride and joy. She and her husband, Nick, have two children, Maggie and Henry, who attend LFPS.

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Tiffany Blake – Preschool Director

Tiffany Blake received her Child Development Associate Credential in 2010 and obtained her Director’s Credential in 2013. She has 15 years of preschool experience as a Lead Teacher, Curriculum Coordinator, and Director. We welcomed her to LFPS in 2023. Her greatest passion is curriculum and equipping young minds early on for academic success. She enjoys spending time with her husband Ira, and their kids Trentyn and Ari.