Home school Faculty
Deborah Wuehler is the Senior Editor for TOS, editor
of the Schoolhouse Support E-Newsletter, wife to
Richard, and mom to eight gifts from heaven. She
loves digging for buried treasure in the Word, reading,
writing, homeschooling, and dark chocolate!
Dr. Heather Allen
Senior Analytical Consultant
Heather and her husband Steve have homeschooled
their five children for the last eleven years. Heather
stays busy with homeschooling, writing for TOS, and
working as a human factors engineer in her home-based consulting business. hallen@TheHomeschool
Special Needs Review Consultant
Christine M. Field, TOS’s Resource Room columnist,
practiced law for eight years before becoming a full-time mommy for her four children. Her husband
serves as Chief of Police in Wheaton, Illinois. She is a
freelance writer and the author of several books about
homeschooling, adopting, and more.
Karen “SpunkyHomeschool” Braun
Karen Braun is a Christian, wife, and homeschooling
mother to six children. She is engaged in the full-time
art of managing her home and educating her children.
Karen also enjoys speaking and writing on behalf of
homeschooling and is a strong advocate for the Christian family. Her popular blog, SpunkyHomeschool,
blends all of those interests.
Contributing Media Editor
Amelia Harper is a homeschooling mother of five and
a pastor’s wife. She is the author of Literary Lessons
from the Lord of the Rings, a complete one-year lit-
erature curriculum for secondary-level students. She is
also a freelance writer for newspapers and magazines.
Jennifer Pepito is TOS’s Chapel Editor, a homeschool-
ing mom of six, married to her hero, Scott. They live
in Baja, Mexico, where Scott coordinates help for an
orphanage. Jennifer enjoys writing and speaking about
her adventures as a missionary mom, gardening, and
being with her family. firstname.lastname@example.org
Senior Contributing Writer
Susan Spann is a partner in the law firm Llewellyn
Spann, where she specializes in copyright, trademark,
and corporate law. Formerly a professor at Trinity Law
School in Santa Ana, California, she currently teaches
business law at William Jessup University. She blogs
on legal issues from a Christian worldview at
Senior Contributing Writer
Nancy Carter, Editor of The Natural Schoolhouse column
and The Homeschool Minute E-Newsletter, is a home-
steading, homeschooling wife and mother of three sons.
Her family enjoys a lifestyle of learning on their farm in
Kentucky. Read all about their “Lessons Learned on the
Farm” at www.HomeschoolBlogger.com/tn3jcarter.
Diane Wheeler, chief contributor to TOS’s Home Ec
column, and her husband John have five children.
Diane enjoys gardening, photography, working in her
art journal, corresponding with friends, reading, star-
ing out her favorite window, and laughing—all with a
mug of dark roast decaf within reach.
Tia Linschied is the Senior Editor for Homeschool
Blogger.com. She and her husband, Todd, enjoy
homeschooling their four children in the high desert,
as well as camping, geocaching, and blogging. You’re
invited to visit her on the HSB Company Porch at
or on her personal blog at www.HomeschoolBlog