Meet The World Language Teachers

Stephen Latham is a boarding school German Teacher (Department Chair) at Randolph-Macon Academy.

Stephen Latham

Upper School German Teacher
  • Combined Honors B.S. in German/Human Psychology, Aston University, England
  • Courses: German I and II, Honors German III, AP German Language and Culture
  • R-MA Mentor, Varsity Boys' Soccer Coach, National German Honor Society Advisor

Mr. Latham came to Randolph-Macon Academy in 1997 from his native England, having spent several years studying and later working in Germany.

Julianne Cochran teaches French and Spanish at R-MA, and believes in immersing students in the culture of the people.

Julianne Cochran

Spanish and French Teacher
  • M.S. Ed., National University
  • B.A., Ball State University
  • Courses: Spanish I & II, Honors Spanish III, AP Spanish, French I
  • R-MA Mentor, National Spanish Honor Society Faculty Advisor, National French Honor Society Faculty Co-Advisor

Upon graduating from Ball State University in 1979, Julianne Cochran was commissioned as an officer in the U.S. Navy.

Lynne Schoonover is a private school English teacher, creating moot court scenarios and CSI investigations to engage her students in the material.

Lynne Schoonover

Upper School English and French Teacher
  • M.A. French, Middlebury College
  • B.A. English and French, UNC-Chapel Hill
  • M.A. English, candidate, George Mason University
  • Courses: AP English 11, French II, Honors French III, AP French
  • R-MA Mentor, Faculty Advisor of Cadets in Action

Lynne Schoonover came to R-MA with a wide variety of teaching experience in public school, private schools, and even night school.