Admin Staff

Tanya Calendo
Principal
Mrs. Calendo arrived on campus in July of 2014. Mrs. Calendo grew up in Wisconsin and has lived in New York, Connecticut, New Hampshire, and Illinois before arriving in Arizona. She received B.A. in Education and History from Concordia (Bronxville) in 1989 and received Master’s in Education (Counseling emphasis) from Nothern Illinois University in 1993. She served as an elementary teacher while also serving as assistant principal at Immanuel Lutheran in Crystal Lake, IL from 1997-2005. Mrs. Calendo and her husband, a school guidance counselor, have three boys that attend CGLS. Her favorite Bible verse is "Be still, and know that I am God." Psalm 46:10
Kevin Reinke
Vice Principal
Mr. Reinke began his teaching career at Christ’s Greenfield in 1998 and now serves as Vice Principal. Kevin is originally from Idaho, growing up on a farm southwest of Twin Falls. He graduated from Concordia University in Seward , Nebraska with a Bachelors degree in Education. While in college, his major concentration was in mathematics, with a minor in physical education. Kevin and his wife, Amy, who is a native of Nebraska and works as a clinical nurse manager, are the parents of one boy and two girls. His favorite Bible verse is 1 Corinthians 9:24 “Do you not know that in a race all runners run, but only one gets the prize? Run in such a way as to get the prize.”
Jaci Gloss
Preschool Director
Mrs. Gloss’ passion for education began at a very young age as her favorite thing to do as a small child was to “play school”. She taught 4th, 7th and 8th grades prior to starting her family in 1995. Jaci was fortunate to “stay at home” with her three daughers for 14 years before coming back to the classroom in 2009. Mrs. Gloss is synodically trained and is rostered through the Lutheran Church Missouri Synod. She has a Master of Education Degree from Northern Arizona University and holds a current Arizona K-8 teaching certificate with an Early Childhood Endorsement and a Reading Specialist Endorsement. Mrs. Gloss and her family have been members of Christ’s Greenfield Lutheran Church since 2002.
Stephanie Bean
Student Accounts Administrator
Ministry Began at CGLS: 1996
Education
B.S. in Home Economics
University of Nebraska
M.S. in Interior Design
University of Nebraska
Bible Verse
“Be still and know that I am God.” Psalm 46:10
Passions/Joys
Family and grandkids, Fiber arts, Reading, Travel and Cornhusker football
Olga Garcia
Admissions Director
Ministry Began at CGLS: 2005
Education
Child Development Associate (CDA) Credential
Central Arizona College
Bible Verse
“And what does the Lord require of you? To act justly, to love mercy, and to walk humbly with your God.” Micah 6:8
Passions/Joys
Watching my kids play sports, Watching General Hospital
Pat Koroulis
Administrative Aide and Receptionist
Ministry Began at CGLS: 2014
Education
Two year degree from MCC
Bible Verse
“Be still and know that I am God.” Passions/Joys
Family, Friends, Meeting new people, Reading, Traveling
Dawn McCannon
Administrative Aide
Ministry Began at CGLS: 2014
Education
Associates Degree Legal Secretary
Black Hawk College, Moline Illinois
Bible Verse
“Be anxious for nothing, but in everything by prayer and supplication, with thanksgiving, let your requests be made known to God; and the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and minds through Christ Jesus.” Philippians 4:6-7
Passions/Joys
Family,Travel, Sports