Dr. Steven Sherman
Head of School
Dr. Steven Sherman joined Maranatha as the Head of School in June 2016. Dr. Sherman has spent over three decades in both independent and faith-based secondary schools. He is a man of deep faith and possesses a servant leadership style with a passion for academic excellence and a love for students. Steve seeks to lead students, faculty, and staff in the integration of the Christian faith into all areas of school life. Having grown up in nearby Glendale, he is excited to be “coming home” and feels blessed to lead a college preparatory school that is centered on Jesus Christ and celebrates the whole student by equipping hearts and minds to reflect God’s glory through academics, the arts, athletics, and service. Dr. Sherman received his Bachelor’s in Mathematics from California State University, Northridge, his Master’s in Educational Leadership and Doctorate of Education degrees from Azusa Pacific University. Together, he and his wife, Karen, enjoy five children and two adorable grandchildren.