Mr. Joel Houghton has been teaching at Trinity since 2013 as an Upper School Science Instructor. Before coming to Trinity, he was a science and math teacher, basketball coach, and athletic director at a small Christian school outside of Salisbury, NC. Joel is a graduate of Lee University, located in Cleveland, TN. Joel, his wife (Hillary), and two boys (Ian and Isaac) are all members of The Summit Church. Joel has been involved in Christian education, in some capacity, his entire life, and he is excited and privileged to be a part of the Trinity community.