Mr. Stephen Combs – Principal


Mr. Combs is a Vincennes native and life-long Alice graduating from LHS in 1990.  He continued his education at the University of Evansville where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in 1994.  He obtained a Master of Education degree in 2001 from Olivet Nazarene University.  He matriculated at Oakland City University in order to receive his Principal’s license in 2008.

Combs taught Social Studies at Lincoln from 1994-2007 where he also served as the Varsity Boys Basketball Coach from 1998-2008.  He was an Assistant Principal at Clark Middle School 2007-2008 and Lincoln High School from 2008-2010.  He began as Principal at Lincoln in the fall of 2010 on an interim basis and has since taken that post full-time.

Mr. Combs is married to Erica and they are the parents of three (3) children.  Ryan (18) is a 2016 graduate of LHS, Evan (16) is an 10thgrader, and Claire (9) who is a 3rd grader at Franklin Elementary. Combs’ hobbies include cooking, reading and traveling.

Mr. Don Altstadt– Dean of Students


Don Altstadt was born in Evansville, Indiana to Dr. and Mrs. Gerald James Altstadt. Don is a graduate of Southridge High School. He earned an A.S. from Vincennes University Jasper, B.S. in Secondary Education from the University of Southern Indiana and his M.S. of Education from Olivet Nazarene University. Don is married to the former Lynn Wright of Huntingburg, IN. They reside in Vincennes and have four children Kristina, Derek, Dustin and Landon. Don’s entire teacher career has been with the Vincennes Community School Corporation. He taught science for eight years at Clark Middle School and sixteen years of Biology and Earth Science at Lincoln High School.

He has coached the following sports: boys’ high school golf, girls’ high school track, middle school track and cross country, seventh grade boys’ basketball, freshmen boys’ basketball, JV boys’ and girls’ basketball and has been the head girls’ basketball coach. Besides sports, Don enjoys the great outdoors, especially the field of forestry.


Mrs. Shea Duke – Assistant Principal


Mrs. Liz Clinkenbeard – Administrative Assistant/Registrar


Mrs. Carla Cobb – Receptionist


Mrs. Candace Beard – ECA Treasurer and Athletic Secretary