Athletic Director – Roy Peters
Roy Peters earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Physical Education and biology, as well as his Master’s Degree in Exceptional Education from Northeast Louisiana University. Prior to relocating to Florida, Mr. Peters taught faithfully in the Louisiana School System for 16 years. Now in his 28th year with Orange County Public Schools, Mr. Peters’ experience includes teaching Physical Education, Biology, Exceptional Education, as well as coaching football, baseball, basketball, and tennis. As an educator for Freedom since it’s inaugural year, Mr. Peters now serves as the Athletic Director, where his goal is to have passionate coaches in every sport who help student athletes accomplish their life goals.
Assistant Athletic Director – Jamie Schroeder
Jamie Schroeder earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Secondary Mathematics Education at The University of Central Florida. Ms. Schroeder is in her 10th year teaching at Freedom High School. She has taught Geometry, Trigonometry and Financial Algebra. She currently teaches Advanced Placement Statistics and Math for College Readiness. Her coaching experience includes Head Varsity Softball, Girls Wrestling and JV Boys Volleyball. She is the 2017-2018 Teacher of the Year, Sophomore Class Sponsor and Assistant Athletic Director. Ms. Schroeder wants to be able to help as many student athletes work to achieve their goals in the classroom and on the field.
Assistant Athletic Director – Robert Rego
Athletic Secretary – Tawn Tooks
Tawn Tooks has been at Freedom High School since opening day in 2003. Ms. Tooks has worked in the media center, guidance department and majority years in the discipline office. Ms. Tooks is a part of the coaching staff where she has coached flag football and bowling. Now that she is a part of the athletic department as the administrative assistant, she strives to assist the athletic department to work efficiently with staff and students and to help ensure the student athletes work and achieve their goals.
Head Athletic Trainer – Joseph Gonzalez
Mr. Joseph Gonzalez has been a part of the Athletic Training staff since 2016, and became the head athletic trainer in 2018. Mr. Gonzalez, a graduate of the University of Central Florida, was a member of the UCF Athletic Training Staff where he worked with the UCF Football program. Prior to graduating from UCF, Mr. Gonzalez proudly served his country for eight years as a United States Marine.
A Brooklyn native, Mr. Gonzalez is an avid New York Sports Fan; He enjoys cheering on the Mets, Giants, and Knicks. When he is not working with our student-athletes, Mr. Gonzalez can be found practicing Jiu-Jitsu and enjoying time with his lovely wife of 18 years, Amarie, and their four children.
Athletic Trainer – Teri Charlock
Mr. Teri Alexander Charlock joins the Freedom Athletic Training Staff after serving as a UCF Student-Intern at Freedom High School during the 2017-2018 school year. Mr. Charlock was born in Ridgewood, New Jersey, and eventually moved to Orlando where he would attend and graduate from the University of Central Florida as a licensed and certified Athletic Trainer.
Outside of his responsibilities and work with our Student-Athletes at Freedom, Teri enjoys spending time with his young son and enjoying football.