Our Team.

Valerie Adams

Founder, Tutor
Valerie co-founded The Bridge Tutorial in 2003 along with small group of like-minded parents who desired a more Biblically based education for their children. Her passion is creating an environment where students learn to write with confidence, read with insight, and find their own voice to articulate ideas. When she is not creating lesson plans or teaching, Valerie enjoys spending time with her husband and grandbabies. 

Linda Avery

Director, Tutor
Linda is a homeschool veteran of nearly 30 years. With a degree in Engineering, she has a passion for teaching math and physics. She has been teaching at The Bridge for over 12 years. Linda has homeschooled all 10 of her children from preK through 12th grades. She enjoys traveling, spending time with grandbabies, and hosting family gatherings.

Rhonda Arthur

Admin Team, Tutor
Rhonda worked as a nurse in the ICU/ER for over 20 years and is eager to share the excitement of science and math with students and how it is used everyday in so many professions. Having homeschooled for almost 16 years, Rhonda loves teaching chidren and encouraging them along the way. Rhonda and her husband, Scott, have 6 children. 

Samantha Morgan

Admin Team, Tutor
Samantha Morgan, a homeschool alumna, graduated from the University of Memphis with a Bachelors of Education. In 2017, after teaching several years for Shelby County Schools, Samantha started working from home and joined The Bridge family.  When she is not tutoring, Samantha spends her time enjoying the company of her young family.