Meet the Math Teachers

Cynthia Michael is a math teacher and department chair at a Virginia boarding school

Cynthia Michael

Mathematics Department Chair
  • M.S., University of Dayton
  • B.S., Miami University
  • Courses: Algebra I, Honors Algebra I, Geometry, Honors Geometry
  • R-MA Mentor, Freshman Team Co-Advisor

R-MA Upper School math teacher Cynthia Michael joined the Randolph-Macon Academy faculty in 1993, after spending her earlier education career in public schoo


Eric Barr is a longtime math teacher at Randolph-Macon Academy, a co-ed boarding school in Virginia.

Eric Barr

Mathematics Teacher
  • M.S., George Mason University
  • B.S., Shepherd University
  • Classes: Honors Pre-Calculus, AP Calculus AB, AP Calculus BC
  • R-MA Mentor, National Mathematics Honor Society Faculty Advisor

A veteran member of the Randolph-Macon Academy Upper School faculty, Eric Barr is the school’s mathematics and computer department chairperson.


Alexis Meares is a math teacher at Randolph-Macon Academy, a boarding school for grades 6-12.

Alexis Meares

Upper School Math Teacher
  • B.A. History (Minor in Mathematics), Sweet Briar College
  • Courses: Algebra II, Honors Algebra II, and AP Statistics
  • R-MA Mentor, Varsity Softball Assistant Coach

Alexis Meares comes from a long line of educators.


Charles Plauger

US Math Teacher
  • M.Ed. Educational Leadership, Regent University
  • B.S. Physics, Frostburg State University
  • Courses: Pre-Calculus, Transition to College Math & Statistics
  • R-MA Mentor

Sometimes people stumble onto their calling in life. Such is the case of Charles A. Plauger, a mathematics teacher at Randolph-Macon Academy.