Coed, independent, PK3-12th grade school in St. Petersburg, Florida.
Dr. Jean Spencer-Carnes
Director of Admissions and Enrollment Management

Dr. Spencer-Carnes has more than 30 years of experience in education and administration, 21 of which at Shorecrest. Jean has held a number of posts in her two-decade career at Shorecrest: a member of the teaching faculty, Lower School and Middle School dean of curriculum, and Director of The Learning Center. Jean holds an Ed.D. in Curriculum and Instruction from the University of Sarasota, Argosy, as well as a Masters in School Law and Administration from The University of Michigan. Jean is an active and engaged member of the St. Petersburg community, serving on various non-profit boards for both social and cultural organizations. She also maintains membership in a number of professional educational advisory committees. Jean is the mother of two boys, Jared and Brohgan, both of whom attended Shorecrest. She is the proud grandmother of 4 and looks forward to the day when her local grandchildren are ready to start The Experiential School.
Kim Hudson
Associate Director of Admissions and Enrollment Management

Kim Hudson has a Bachelor of Science in Environmental Engineering from The United States Military Academy at West Point and a Master of Science in Information Systems from Hawaii Pacific University. She has had an interesting career as a Military Intelligence Officer, a security specialist, a consultant and most recently as a Grammar and Writing Instructor. The Hudsons have three children attending Shorecrest.
Beth Mantooth
Assistant Director of Admissions and Enrollment Management
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Beth Mantooth has a Bachelor of Arts in Special Education from The University of Florida and a Masters of Education in Early Childhood from The University of Florida. She has been an integral part of our school community since 2001. She taught Alpha in The Experiential School of Tampa Bay for 10 years. Beth has recently transitioned to Enrollment Management. She has three children attending Shorecrest.
Roderick Avery Fludd
Director of Diversity and Inclusion
Office: 727-​346​-1808
Cell: 727-410-1731

Roderick Avery Fludd, a Columbia, South Carolina, native, joined Shorecrest in 2017 as the School's first Director of Diversity and Inclusion. He has more than 20 years of experience in education, including 15+ years in Diversity, Inclusion and Equity work. Roderick received his B.S. in Mathematics from South Carolina State University in Orangeburg, SC, and his Masters in Education from Manhattanville College in Purchase, NY.

Since joining Shorecrest, he has become an integral part of the community. He is the faculty sponsor of several student organizations including the Gender and Sexuality Acceptance (GSA) Affinity group and the Black Student Union. He has advised and developed numerous adult affinity groups which includes International Connection (for our school's international families). He works with the greater Tampa Bay community to strengthen our connections with other organizations. He also coaches our Varsity Softball team.

Before coming to Shorecrest, Roderick held multiple positions at The Greenwich Country Day School in Greenwich, CT, including Mathematics Department Chair and Director of Diversity Programs and Community Life. Prior to GCDS, Roderick taught middle school math at the Brentwood School in Los Angeles, CA. Additionally, he has coached JV/Varsity softball since he began teaching.

An avid collector of bow ties, cufflinks, and watches, Roderick is a lifelong Dodgers fan and roots for the Utah Jazz. In his spare time, he loves to play golf and works as an equity consultant.
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Shorecrest Preparatory School

5101 First Street Northeast
St Petersburg, FL 33703
Phone: (727) 522-2111  |  Fax: (727) 527-4191

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Shorecrest Preparatory School is a private, non-sectarian, coeducational, college preparatory day school for students preschool through high school, located in St. Petersburg, Florida.