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Greg Gifford



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Office(s): Church Building

Years at RBS: 3

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Victor Marshall

High School Principal


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Office(s): Administrative Offices

Years at RBS: 5

Favorite Color: Old Gold

Favorite Scripture: Romans 8:16

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Tekesha Russell, MSA, CHES

Guidance Counselor


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Office(s): Main Office

Years at RBS: 16

Favorite Color: Blue

Favorite Scripture: Romans 5:8

Awards, Achievements:

BS in Health Sciences, Howard University, MA in Education Administration/Leadership, Trinity University, Association of Christian Schools, International Certification, MD State Department of Education Advanced Professional Certificate, Special Education Endorsement, Secondary Education Endorsement, Health Education Endorsement

How to pray for me:

Please pray for my husband, children, and church: that we effectively model and spread the gospel of Jesus Christ

Charlotte Watkins

Elementary Principal, Middle School Principal


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Office(s): Administrative Offices

Years at RBS: 6

Favorite Color: Pink or Green

Favorite Scripture: Proverbs 3:5-6

Mrs. Charlotte R. Watkins serves as the Elementary/Middle School Principal. She is a wife, a mother, a daughter, a friend, and most importantly a Christian.

Mrs. Watkins is a native Floridan. She began her educational journey at Bethune Cookman College, in Daytona Beach, Florida, acquiring a Bachelor of Science degree in Elementary Education. She attended the University of North Florida for her graduate studies, receiving her first Masters of Education degree in Instruction and Curriculum, and her second Masters of Education degree in Educational Leadership, Supervision, and Administration. Mrs. Watkins has taught at the elementary level, as well as at the post-secondary graduate level. Prior to joining Riverdale Baptist School, she also served as a school administrator in the public school system.

As an educational leader, she strives daily to create an environment that meets the needs of each student by engaging them not only through self-discovery and higher-order thinking skills but also by providing opportunities for students to develop as visionaries and leaders, rooted in the Word of God.

Awards, Achievements:

BS in Elementary Education, ME in Instruction and Curriculum, ME in Educational Leadership and Supervision

How to pray for me:

Please pray that I always seek Christ first in my decision making as I lead, serve, and support.