DHA Leadership

Letricia Hess

Area Director: Academic and Enrichment Programs

discoveryhomeschool@gmail.com


Letricia Hess is an Area Director for both Academic and Enrichment programs. She has a Bachelor's Degree in Elementary Education from Baylor University in Waco, Texas with certifications in reading and elementary education. She also has a Master's Degree in Education from University of Kansas City. Letricia taught Kindergarten through 5th grade as a reading specialist for 6 years. She started and managed an after school tutoring program for 5 years. She created Discovery Homeschool Academy in the year 2000 and started with 35 students and 5 teachers. It has brought a lot of joy to watch God bless homeschooling families through DHA over the years. Letricia has homeschooled her own 4 kids and attends Manna church. Her goal is to bless and serve those that want to participate in DHA and is excited to host 3 locations. 



Jessica Collins is an Area Director for the Academic and Enrichment programs.  She has a Bachelor's Degree in Elementary Education from the University of North Texas with certifications in early childhood, elementary, and English as a Second Language.  Jessica served as a 4th grade teacher in Frisco, Texas, for five years before becoming a stay-at-home mom and moving to Missouri.  She began teaching at DHA in 2016 and has taught Kindergarten at the Enrichment program and 3rd/4th grades at the Academic program before stepping into an administrative role.  She and her husband Daniel homeschool their 4 boys and are so thankful to be part of the DHA community. Her family attends Beth Haven Church where she helps teach the Pre-K -1st grade Sunday School class. Jessica is thankful for the opportunity to serve and encourage other homeschool families through DHA!


Jessica Collins

Area Director: Academic and Enrichment Programs

DHAenrollment@gmail.com


Student Directors

Michelle Beiring

Student Director

DHA Northland Enrichment (Kearney)

Michelle Beiring

Student Director

DHA Northland Enrichment (Kearney)

Jessie Cooper

Student Director

DHA East Enrichment (Oak Grove)

Hunter Hess

Student Director

DHA East Enrichment (Oak Grove)

Lisa McKinzie

Student Director

DHA Northland Enrichment (Kearney)

Abby Reed

Student Director

DHA Academic

Discovery Homeschool Academy * 913.636.8290 * DiscoveryHomeschool@gmail.com

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