Carrie Gulliford, Head of School

Carrie Gulliford is an honors graduate from Western Governors University, where she earned her Master’s in Educational Studies with an emphasis on Curriculum Design. She is a “National Society of Leadership and a Success” member, committing both years of her graduate studies to the NSLS. Carrie is also a graduate of William Jessup University. There, she earned her B.A. in English with an emphasis on Education. She minored in Biblical Theology. Carrie is motivated and ambitious and would like her students to appreciate and understand the importance of educating themselves today so they can live the life they hope for tomorrow. Carrie’s desire for her students when they leave Victory is that they will be committed to the Lord and have received an exceptional education that sets them apart from their peers in college. 

Carrie brings a breadth of knowledge of the English Language Arts, standards, modern teaching methods, curriculum development and design, and assessment systems.

Carrie loves DOGS, tacos, Swedish fish, chocolate, gardening, birds, books, poetry, sewing,  photography, and adventures with her husband and children.

Her favorite bible verse is Deuteronomy 32:2, “Let my teaching fall like rain and my words descend like dew, like showers on new grass, like abundant rain on tender plants.

Julia Jones
Administrative Assistant to the Executive Principal | (916) 488-5601

Mrs Jones is the Administrative Assistant to the Executive Principal, Mrs. Gulliford. She spent her early years as a student at Victory and came on staff in summer of 2017. In 1996, she married her best friend, Rob. They have three children, the youngest of whom is a student at Victory. Mrs. Jones has a B.S. in Human Development and a minor in Religious Studies from UC Davis.

Since college, Mrs. Jones has been involved raising, training and placing assistance dogs with people with disabilities. On Sundays, you’ll find her behind the information desk in the lobby at church, where she loves welcoming people and helping them get connected. She enjoys encouraging students and adults to connect the dots of Biblical truth and marvel at the grace and mercy of our Father in our everyday lives. Her favorite things are making memories with her family, gardening, training dogs and shopping at thrift stores.

One of Mrs. Jones’ favorite verses is John 10:10, “The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy; I have come that they may have life, and have it to the full.” 

Shelby Glass
Director of Advancement | (916) 488-5601

Mrs. Glass has a Bachelors of Science Degree in Health Science with an emphasis in Community Health Education from California State University Sacramento. She has worked in sales, marketing, and full-time ministry at Arcade Church, where her husband and daughter attend and serve regularly. Shelby attended VCS pre-K through 12th grade and is grateful to now be on staff as an alumna advancing the school and the gospel by God’s grace through creative and strategic avenues.

As the Director of Advancement, Shelby oversees all fundraising, marketing, and donor management. She loves spending time with her family and friends, serving as a worship leader at her church, and listening to music of all genres.

One of her favorite Bible verses is John 16:33, “I have said these things to you, that in me you may have peace. In the world you will have tribulation. But take heart; I have overcome the world.”

Kari DeLyser
Advancement Assistant | (916) 488-5601 (ext. 120)

Mrs. Delyser has a Bachelors of Science Degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in Management from California State University Chico.  She has worked in sales, interior design, and most recently in Victory’s elementary school as a substitute aide.  Both of her sons, Luke and Sam, are students at VCS.

As Assistant to the Director of Advancement, she is the lead contact for the Auction, Scrip, and the Jog-a-Thon. She will also be assisting with Back to School Night, Homecoming and Holiday decor/events.  She loves spending time with her family, watching her boys play sports, and anytime she can get away to shop or go to the gym!

One of her favorite Bible verses is Ephesians 2:10, “For we are God’s masterpiece.  He has created us anew in Christ Jesus, so we can do the good things He planned for us long ago.” 

Clay Jackson

Athletic Director, Science Teacher

Coach Jackson has been working in Athletics for over 25 years. He received his bachelor’s degree in Sports & Recreation Management from Ashford University, his master’s degree in education from National University, and is ACSI Certified in Athletic Administration.

Coach Jackson has been married for 17 years and has four amazing children. He enjoys all thing sports, family time, and music.

His favorite Bible Verse is Isaiah 40:31, “But those who wait on the Lord shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings like eagles, they shall run and not be weary, they shall walk and not faint.”

Stacey Ulmer

Mrs. Ulmer has worked as the Bookkeeper in the Business Office since March 2022.  Before that, she worked seven years as the bookkeeper in a local Christian law firm and as a paralegal for the last 25 years at the same law firm.  She has been married for 24 years and her daughter is a current VCS student.

In her spare time, she enjoys hanging out with friends and family, reading, and traveling.

Her favorite Bible verse is John 16:33, “These things I have spoken to you so that in Me you may have peace.  In the world you have tribulation, but take courage; I have overcome the world.”



Chairman, Lori Cooper                                                          

Vice-Chairman, Nathan Fuller                                             

Secretary, Justin Kennedy                                                      

Treasurer, Neil Santiago                                                        

Advisory Board Member, Andrey Kravchuk                  


Member, Bob Mortensen        

Member, Frank Almas      

Member, Jerry Ryan