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David Tierney
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David Tierney

Media Teacher

“As iron sharpens iron, so one person sharpens another.”
– Proverbs 27:17


Having grown up in Christian school from preschool through 12th grade, Mr. Tierney recognizes the value and importance of HCA. His passion for using the media arts in the Christian world stems from his art classes in high school. Prior to working at HCA, Mr. Tierney worked as a Digital Media Assistant at the Hawthorne Gospel Church, where he learned much about media communication under the leadership of Jonathan Minnema. Mr. Tierney graduated from Ramapo College of New Jersey where he studied Communication Arts with a concentration in Global Communication & Media; double minoring in Marketing, and Digital Filmmaking. He also earned a certificate in Web Design. He is currently pursuing his masters degree.

Mr. Tierney is also an active member of the Hawthorne Gospel Church, where he serves in both the Jr. High and Sr. High youth ministry. His passion is to come alongside students, encouraging them to explore their faith in a deeper sense, so they may become fully devoted followers of Jesus Christ.

Mr. Tierney holds his educational certifications through the Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI) and through the American Association of Christian Schools (AACS).


  • BA Global Communication & Media – Ramapo College
  • MA Media, Culture, & Communication – New York University
  • M.Ed. Teaching & Learning – Bob Jones University
    (Expected 2024)