Richard "Vance" Lynch, IV
Mr. Lynch was raised in Slidell, Louisiana and is a graduate of Northshore High School. He received three Bachelors of Arts degrees (Biology, Psychology, and Liberal Arts) and a minor (History) at West Virginia University and his Masters of Teaching degree from the University of Virginia. His free electives were spent in gifted education and technology integration.
Mr. Lynch has previously taught at Waynesboro High School, Waynesboro, VA, and has been at CHS since spring 2004. He also has three years of experience teaching statistics at the college level.
Among other recognitions, Mr. Lynch has received the Region II Teacher of the Year award for the 2011-2012 academic year. Mr. Lynch became an Adobe Certified Instructor over the summer of 2017, allowing him to train and test students on the non-linear editing software. Mr. Lynch currently resides in Slidell with his wife, son, and daughter.