Gahanna Christian Academy Hires New Head of School

Gahanna Christian Academy, a ministry of Pathway Church in Gahanna welcomes their new Head of School, Rev. Gary Johnston.

Rev. Gary Johnston is an ordained minister of the Assemblies of God and a graduate of Kent State University with a degree in Elementary Education. Johnston earned his master’s degree in Educational Administration from California Coast University.

Johnston has 5 years of experience teaching in the classroom, 15 years of experience serving on a church staff, and 14 years of service in heading up Christian Schools in Youngstown and Columbus, Ohio. Most recently, Johnston served as the Head of School for Harvest Preparatory School in Canal Winchester.

Gary is married to his wife Lydia, recently completing 35 years of marriage. The Johnston’s have two grown children, Laurie and Brian. Laurie is a teacher in the Licking Heights Schools, and Brian is an Operations Manager for Mercy Healthcare Systems in Joplin, Missouri.