Administration

Carrie Gulliford, Executive Principal
carrie.gulliford@victorycs.org

Carrie Gulliford is an honors 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 literature in our daily lives. She believes in strong communication between a teacher and students and encourages them to express their ideas verbally and through writing. Carrie brings a breadth of knowledge of the English Language Arts, standards, modern teaching methods, and assessment systems.

Carrie is currently enrolled at Western Governors University. She will be working towards her Masters in the Art of Teaching, Secondary Education, and her teaching licensures.

Carrie loves photography, reading, and going on 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

jjones@victorycs.org | (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.” 

Kari DeLyser
Development Department
kdelyser@victorycs.org | (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.” 

Chet Sterling,
Athletic Director / PE

chet.sterling@victorycs.org

Mr. Chet Sterling is originally from Miami, Florida and moved to California to attend Ventura Community College then transferred to Humboldt State University. He grew up playing football and played 3 positions (cornerback, outside linebacker and safety). Mr. Sterling has been married to his wonderful Kyra for 2 years and they enjoy playing board games and finding new foods to try.

His hobbies include painting and cooking. One of his favorite dishes to eat is Jamaican style curry chicken, just like his mom used to make.

Mr. Sterling’s favorite Bible verse is Hebrews 13:5 “Keep your lives free from the love of money and be content with what you have, because God has said, ‘Never will I leave you; never will I forsake you.'”

Stacey Ulmer,
Bookkeeper
stacey.ulmer@victorycs.org

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.

Tyler Withers,
Director of Spiritual Development

twithers@victorycs.org

Mr. Tyler Withers is a graduate from Mid-America Christian University in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. There he received his Bachelor of Science in Christian Ministries along with his Master of Ministry. Mr. Withers also teaches as an Adjunct Professor within the School of Theology and Christian Leadership at William Jessup University. He has been in full time vocational ministry for over a decade spanning across California, Texas, and Georgia. His leadership extends through ministries for all youth ages.

Mr. Withers and his wife Amanda are parents of two children with special needs. Their two sons are diagnosed on the Autism Spectrum. Mr. Withers and his wife see this as a gift and minister to families who also have children with special needs. He loves spending time with his wife, playing with his two sons, reading good books, and loves Chick-Fil-A sweet tea.

One of Mr. Withers favorite verses is Psalm 145:4-7, “One generation shall commend your works to another, and shall declare your mighty acts. On the glorious splendor of your majesty, and on your wondrous works, I will meditate. They shall speak of the might of your awesome deeds, and I will declare your greatness. They shall pour forth the fame of your abundant goodness and shall sing aloud of your righteousness.”

SCHOOL BOARD OF DIRECTORS

BOARD OF DIRECTORS  

President, Lori Cooper                                                                   lcooper@victorycs.org

Vice President, Ryan Darke                                                             rdarke@victorycs.org 

Secretary, Bob Findlay                                                                  bfindlay@victorycs.org

Treasurer, Nathan Fuller                                                                   nfuller@victorycs.org

Member, Justin Kennedy                                                    justinkennedy@victorycs.org

MEMBER EMERITUS

Member, Bob Mortensen        

Member, Frank Almas      

Member, Jerry Ryan