Affiliations & Organization

St. Andrew’s Academy is an Anglican school.  The Anglican Church comes out of the British Isles, and is often referred to as a Reformed Catholic Church. It is the third largest Church in the world. The Academy is a parochial ministry of St. Andrew’s Church, of the Diocese of Mid-America, Reformed Episcopal Church (REC), with Ray R Sutton, PhD as the bishop (also the Presiding Bishop of the REC) and Bishop Walter Banek, assisting. St. Andrew’s Academy is a founding member of the Anglican Schools Association.

The Academy is a California non-profit corporation, a federal, tax-exempt, 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, and served by a board of directors from all over California, as well as from Nevada and Texas.  The Academy has an International Advisory Board, consisting of these educators and cultural thinkers.

International Advisory Board for St. Andrew’s Academy

The Rev. John Boonzaaijer, Dallas, Texas

  • Rector of Chapel of the Cross
  • Head of School of The St. Timothy’s School
  • Chair of the Board of Trustees of the Anglican School Association

The Rt. Rev. Walter Banek, Tyler, Texas

  • Rector of Good Shepherd Church and School
  • Dean of the Resurrection Deanery

John Seel, PhD, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

  • Principal at John Seel Consulting LLC, a cultural impact consulting firm specializing in millennials
  • Senior fellow at Cardus, a think tank for the renewal of North American social architecture
  • Former director of cultural engagement at the John Templeton Foundation

John Lange, MD, Lake Almanor, California

  • Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon
  • Senior Partner, Shasta Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine
  • Former full-time professional racing car mechanic/designer/fabricator