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Jonathan Borne
Updated: Dec 17, 2017


Born in Zachary, LA, Mr. Borne grew up in Quitman, MS and Crossville, TN. He attended Inez Wrenn SDA School in Crossville, TN and Bass Memorial Academy in Lumberton, MS.

Mr. Borne has taught a wide variety of subjects including biology, chemistry, physical science, earth science, A&P, Bible 1, and Bible 2. He has also coached gymnastics and taken teams to the annual SDA Acrofest gymnastics clinic.

Outside of the classroom, Mr. Borne has served as Vice Principal at Union Springs Academy, on the NY Conference K-12 Board, and on various NAD and Union education committees. He has begun work on his Ph.D. in biomedical science relating to the subject of microcirculation.

You'd be surprised to know that...
Mr. Borne has ridden in a police car twice but only once by choice.


Mr. Borne has four children: Rebecca (college sophomore), Courtney (11th grade), Michael (7th grade), and Kelly (4th grade).

Education & Experience

Bachelor of Arts - Biology
Southern Adventist University

Master of Science - Biology
University of Nebraska-Kearney

  • Union Springs Academy
  • Valley Grande Adventist Academy
  • Shenandoah Valley Academy
  • Lord Fairfax Community College
  • Midland Adventist Academy (2012-present)

Mission Statement

To help young people learn more about God and develop a relationship with Him.


Fellowship: Frontiers in Physiology: Teacher and Faculty Summer Research Program


Published manuscript: based on research done on the Role of Reactive Oxygen Species in Network Preconditioning of Arteriolar Networks

Participated in 2013 EXSEED Program (Excellence in STEM Experiential Education) at Loma Linda University