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Faculty & Staff

Faculty & Staff

CGLA is home to an amazing family of faculty and staff members that work each day to improve the lives of our students.

Staff & Administration

Dr. Elaine Swafford

Executive Director

Contact Elaine Swafford

Maryo Beck


Contact Maryo Beck

Laura Jane Walker

Afterschool Programs

Contact Laura Walker

Ezekiel Burke

IT Specialist

Contact Ezekiel Burke

Jeanne Hinchee, MBA

Director, Accounting & Finance

Contact Jeanne Hinchee

Kim Beene

Finance & Accounting Associate

Contact Kim Beene

Rose Arnwine

Administrative Assistant

Contact Rose Arnwine

GeGe Harris

Registrar/Parent Coordinator

Contact GeGe Harris

Tina Fielder-Gibson

Transformation Facilitator

Contact Tina Gibson

John Giles

Custodial/Maintenance Supervisor

Contact John Giles

Sue Anne Wells, Ph.D


Kelli Fulton

Assistant Principal

Contact Kelli Fulton

Freda McCray

Administrative Assistant

Contact Freda McCray

Donna Coleman

Director of Development

Contact Donna Coleman

Shadrina Booker, MA Ed.

Director, Operations

Contact Shadrina Booker

Lauren Hammond

Wellness Coordinator

Contact Lauren Hammond

Justin Booker

Director, Community Engagement

Contact Justin Booker

Jimmy Seymore

Afterschool Programs

Contact Jimmy Seymore

Debra Torres

Teacher Residency Coach/Dean of Students

Contact Debra Torres

Faculty • Counselors • Academic Coaches

Joy Baker

High School Science

Contact Joy Baker

Chelcee Beard

6th Grade Social Studies

Contact Chelcee Beard

Megan Chrisman

Physical Education & Wellness

Contact Megan Chrisman

Charles Cole

High School Biology

Contact Charles Cole

Charles Collins


Contact Charles Collins

Reed Dillard

High School Social Studies

Contact Reed Dillard

Jean Anne Gardener

Literacy Coach

Contact Jean Anne Gardener

Erin Gibeault

High School Social Studies

Contact Erin Gibeault

Katelyn Hall

Art Instructor

Contact Katelyn Hall

Ruthie Hereford

Reading Interventionist

Contact Ruthie Hereford

Stephanie Jensen

Exceptional Education

Contact Stephanie Jensen

Angela Kemp

6th Grade Math

Contact Angela Kemp

David McKnight

8th Grade Math

Contact David McKnight

Andrew Meador

8th Grade Science

Contact Andrew Meador

Phoebe Mount

6th Grade Science

Contact Phoebe Mount

Kimberly Palmer

High School Math

Contact Kimberly Palmer

Jessica Roberson

7th Grade Science

Contact Jessica Roberson

Della Taylor

7th Grade English

Contact Della Taylor

Kingsley Bennett

Reading Specialist

Contact Kingsley Bennett

Alyssa Brinkmeier

High School Math

Contact Alyssa Brinkmeier

Alicia Bland

7th Grade Math

Contact Alicia Bland

Kristina Garrison

8th Grade Language Arts

Contact Kristina Garrison

Ashley Hale

College Access Advisor

Contact Ashley Hale

Aldo Heredia


Contact Aldo Heredia

Ruairi Hutchison

8th Grade Social Studies

Contact Ruairi Hutchison

Sophie Judson

Agricultural Science

Contact Sophie Judson

Susan Leverette

High School Science

Contact Susan Leverette

Shelbi Monroe

High School English

Contact Shelbi Monroe

Adrienne Muncy

Exceptional Education

Contact Adrienne Muncy

Katie Reed

High School Math

Contact Katie Reed

Mark Self

7th Grade Social Studies

Contact Mark Self

Jennifer Semanco

High School English

Contact Jennifer Semanco

Katherine Warwick

6th Grade Language Arts

Contact Katherine Warwick

Jessica Wright


Contact Jessica Wright

Sheri Thrower

Choral Music

Contact Sheri Thrower