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Elementary Staff

The teachers at Christ’s Greenfield are Godly men and women, firm in their faith, having dedicated their lives to the service of their Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ through the teaching ministry. Christ’s Greenfield Lutheran School’s elementary and middle school teachers are graduates of one of the Lutheran Church Missouri Synod’s universities.

Faculty and administrators continue their professional development through regional and national workshops, CGLS in-service training, and by pursuing advanced degrees.

ELEMENTARY FACULTY

Kelli Dosil : Kindergarten Teacher

Ministry Began at CGLS:
2014
Education:
B.A. in Education, with specialization in Early Childhood
Arizona State University
M. Ed. in Early Childhood Education with Reading Specialist Endorsement
Northern Arizona University
Lutheran Teacher Credential
Concordia University, Irvine, California
Bible Verse:
"I have said these things to you, that in me you may find peace. In the world you will have tribulation. But take heart: I have overcome the world." John 16:33
Passions & Joys:
Reading (almost any genre), trips with her family, the Steelers, and her dogs

Sheridan Heins : Kindergarten Teacher

Ministry Began at CGLS:
2016
Education:
B.A. in Early Childhood Education
Minor in Theology and Adaptive Education
Lutheran Teacher Credential
Concordia University of Wisconsin
Bible Verse:
"For I know the plans I have for you, declares the Lord, plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future." Jeremiah 29:11
Passions & Joys:
Reading, traveling, athletics, hiking, family

Mindy Sisk : Kindergarten Aide

Ministry Began at CGLS:
2011
Education:
BA Public Administration
San Diego State University
Bible Verse:
Joshua 1:7
Passions & Joys:
Family, travel, scrapbooking, reading, and sports

Sherry Timar : Kindergarten Aide

Ministry Began at CGLS:
2013
Education:
Pen Argyl High School
Bible Verse:
This is the day that the Lord has made,let us rejoice and be glad in it. Psalm 118:24
Passions & Joys:
Family, crafting, camping, visiting new places

Jennifer Luckhardt : 1st Grade Teacher

Ministry Began at CGLS:
2013
Education:
BA in English, Education
Lutheran Teacher Credential
Concordia University, Ann Arbor, Michigan
Bible Verse:
“For it is by GRACE you have been saved, through faith-and this is not from yourselves, it is the GIFT of God.” Ephesians 2:8
Passions& Joys:
Being a mom and wife, sewing, crocheting, and PACKERS FOOTBALL

Lynn Casselman : 1st Grade Teacher

Ministry Began at CGLS:
2018
Education:
BA in Education
Lutheran Teacher Credential
Concordia University, River Forest, Illinois
Bible Verse:
"Cast all your anxiety on Him because He cares for you." 1 Peter 5:7 
"This is the confidence we have in approaching God; that if we ask anything according to His will, He hears us."  1 John 5:14
Passions & Joys:
Reading, baking/cooking, hiking, and traveling

Maeson Lovie : 2nd Grade Teacher

Ministry Began at CGLS:
2018
Education:
B.S. in Liberal Studies
Lutheran Teacher Credential
Concordia University, Irvine, California
Bible Verse:
"He will cover you with his feathers, and under his wings you shall find refuge; his faithfulness will be your shield." Psalm 91:4
Passions & Joys:
Family & Friends, Crafting, Reading, Cheer & Dance

Tina Morton : 2nd Grade Teacher

Ministry Began at CGLS:
2019
Education:
B.A. in Liberal Studies with concentration in Child Development
Lutheran Teacher Credential
Concordia University, Irvine, California
Bible Verse:
Rejoice always, pray continually, give thanks in all circumstances; for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus. 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18
Passions & Joys:
Family, swimming, camping, cooking/baking, and singing

Penny Hawkins : 2nd Grade Aide

Ministry Began at CGLS:
2016
Education:
A.A. Mesa Community College
Future B.S. in Nursing from ASU
Bible Verse:
Be still, and know that I am God...Psalms 46:10
Passions & Joys:
Family time, board game nights, hiking, baking, helping out

Kyle King : 2nd Grade Aide

Ministry Began at CGLS:
2017
Education:
B.S. Elementary Education, Early Childhood Emphasis
Northern Arizona University
Bible Verse:
Always be humble and gentle. Be patient with each other, makingallowance for each other's faults because of your love. Ephesians 4:2 
Passions & Joys:
Spending time with her husband and two boys, good conversations with friends, reading, hiking and coffee!

Sarah Freeman : 3rd Grade Teacher

Ministry Began at CGLS:
2017
Education:
BFA - Arizona State University
Masters in Teaching - Concordia University Portland
Bible Verse:
Rejoice in the Lord always. I will say it again: Rejoice!  Phillipians 4:4 
Passions/Joys:
Family, road trips & exploring, reading/writing, photography & movies

JoAnn Bowman : 4th Grade Teacher

Ministry Began at CGLS:
2014
Education:
BS in Speech with a Major in Deaf Education
Lamar University
Post Graduate Hours in Elementary Education
East Tennessee State University and Doane College
Bible Verse:
"For I know that plans I have for you, to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you a hope and a future." Jeremiah 29:11
Passions/Joys
Teaching Social Studies and History, travel, writing, prayer ministry, grandchildren

Tara Kobel : 4th Grade Teacher

Ministry Began at CGLS:
2016
Education:
B.S. In Elementary and Special Education
Northern Arizona University
Bible Verse:
Now faith is the assurance of things hoped for, the conviction of things not seen. Hebrews 11:1
Passions/Joys:
Spending time with her daughter and husband, reading, traveling, singing, and performing

Mandy Neumeyer : 5th Grade Teacher

Ministry Began at CGLS:
2019
Education:
B.A. Science with Minor in Language Arts
Central Michigan University
M.Ed. in Educational Leadership
Saginaw Valley State University
Lutheran Teacher Credential
Concordia University, Mequon
Bible Verse:
"For I know the plans I have for you," declares the Lord, "plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future." Jeremiah 29:11
Passions & Joys:
Coaching, exercising, golfing, binge-watching the next great
Netflix/Amazon/Hulu series, and spending time with family and friends.

Ashley Steele : 5th Grade Teacher

Ministry Began at CGLS:
2013
Education:
B.S. Special Education
Concordia University, Irvine
Cal State University, Fullerton

Bible Verse:
“And let the peace of Christ rule in your hearts, to which indeed you were called in one body. And be thankful. Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly, teaching and admonishing one another in all wisdom singing psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, with thankfulness in your hearts to God. And whatever you do, in word or deed, do everything in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks to God the father through him.” Col 3:15-17
Passions/Joys:
Jesus, family, teaching, reading, playing with my kids, hiking