Skip Grant Program

Meet the Directors

Glennard "OJ" Johnson

Glennard "OJ" Johnson is a 1997 graduate of St. Albans School. He received a B.S. in Business Administration from Georgetown University where he also played varsity basketball and football. Mr. Johnson formerly served as the head basketball coach and athletic director at Dr. Henry A. Wise Jr. High School in Upper Marlboro, Maryland. Now back at his high school alma mater, Mr. Johnson serves as head basketball coach, admissions associate, and Director of the Skip Grant Program. Back at his alma mater since 2011, Mr. Johnson is excited to be an active member of the St. Albans community.

RJ Johnsen

RJ Johnsen is a native of Washington, DC, having graduated from Woodrow Wilson High School in 1999.  In 2003, he received a degree in political science from the University of Rochester.  A varsity baseball player while at the University of Rochester, Mr. Johnsen brings his talents to St. Albans as the head varsity baseball coach as well as the director of retail operations. 

Rachelle Sam

Rachelle Sam grew up in southeast Texas and received a B.A. in Religious Studies from Rice University and Master of Divinity from Harvard University. Prior to joining St. Albans, she taught ancient history and world history at Groton School in Massachusetts. At St. Albans she teaches in the Religion Department, works with the social service program, and coaches Cross Country. 
Located in Washington D.C.,  St. Albans School is a private, all boys day and boarding school. For more than a century, St. Albans has offered a distinctive educational experience for young men in grades 4 through 12. While our students reach exceptional academic goals and exhibit first-rate athletic and artistic achievements, as an Episcopal school we place equal emphasis upon moral and spiritual education.