Arizona International Academy
Arizona International Academy
Academic Excellence, character development, and community awareness in an environment committed to Christian service.

AIA Staff

Many of our staff are volunteers who love working with the students. Our volunteers really make the school day extra special because of their dedication to making classes fun and exciting!
Do you have an interesting, educational presentation or activity you'd like to share with our students? Call, email, or stop by and say hello! We would love to have you join us!

  1. David Nelson
    David Nelson
    David makes Algebra fun and interesting!
  2. Ken Bursey
    Ken Bursey
    Ken is our school director. He teaches Science, Pre-Algebra Math, Social Studies, Agriculture, and participates in one-on-one preparation for state testing.
  3. Sandy Vincent
    Sandy Vincent
    Sandy is our creative writing expert. She teaches English and helps students improve reading skills with one on one tutoring.
  4. Sarah Sykora
    Sarah Sykora
    Sarah is our secretary and teaches Technology, Spanish, and Bible Health.
  1. Maria Surovec
    Maria Surovec
    Maria is our afternoon bus driver.
  2. David Shank
    David Shank
    David manages student finances and is chairman of the board at AIA.
  3. Vi Meyer
    Vi Meyer
    Vi is a strong pillar for our school. We wouldn't be here without her generosity and support!
  4. Anna Burris
    Anna Burris
    Anna manages our scholarship monies.

Contact Us


We want to hear from you!

Arizona International Academy
12430 N Scottsdale Rd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85254

Office: (480) 948-3419