William Blackerby '05

Dean of Students
William Blackerby '05 returned to Indian Springs in 2016 to teach Latin and Greek and became Dean of Students in 2019. After earning a B.A. in Classical Languages from Sewanee: The University of the South in 2009, he worked as a community organizer in Birmingham and as a lay youth minister in an Episcopal church in Huntsville. In addition to his teaching responsibilities, William has served as a Scholars Bowl coach and faculty liaison to the student judiciary. He enjoys learning about and applying communicative language teaching methods to the Latin classroom. As Dean of Students, he oversees the non-academic and non-athletic aspects of student life at Springs.