Mr. Loren Frick

Mr. Loren Frick

Adjunct Instructor of Deaf Studies



  • M.Ed. Special Education: Deaf Education - University of Tennessee, Knoxville
  • B.S. Elementary Education and a minor in Bible - Tennessee Temple University

Academic Experience

  • 5th grade teacher Georgia School for the Deaf 2008-present
  • Elementary department representative for Leadership Team 2007-present
  • Facilitator for weekly elementary department meetings 2007-present
  • Criterion-Referenced Competency Tests-Modified Mathematics Data and Item Review Committee - Georgia Department of Education
  • Adjunct Faculty - Tennessee Temple University
  • Assistant Professor - University of Tennessee, Knoxville 2006-2007

Teaching Specializations

  • Deaf Education K-12
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Middle Grades Mathematics

Ministry & Professional Experience

  • Deaf short term mission trips to Togo and Benin, West Africa; Kagoshima, Japan; and Tampico, Mexico - Tennessee Temple University
  • Hands of Praise sign language choir - Tennessee Temple University
  • Led a deaf mission trip from University of Tennessee, (Knoxville) Baptist Collegiate Ministry to Jamaica Deaf Village in Mandeville, Jamaica
  • Led a mission team from First Baptist Church of Lindale, Georgia to Jamaica Deaf Village
  • Was a representative for Tennessee Baptist Convention of the Deaf
  • Directed Junior Tennessee Baptist Convention for the Deaf

Membership in Academic Organizations

  • Leadership Team at Georgia School for the Deaf

Denominational & Community Service

  • Deaf Ministry at First Baptist Church of Lindale, Georgia
  • Led Deaf church music worship at First Baptist Church of Seymour, Tennessee

Special Recognitions

  • Runner up for Georgia School for the Deaf Teacher of the Year, 2008-2009 and 2009-2010
  • Teacher of the Year 2010-2011
  • Earned the title of Magna Cum Laude - University of Tennessee, Knoxville
  • Professional Promise Graduate Student Award – University of Tennessee, Knoxville