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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

Chief Executive Officer

Contact Elaine Swafford

Maryo Beck


Contact Maryo Beck

Rose Arnwine

Administrative Assistant

Contact Rose Arnwine

Justin Booker

Director, Community Engagement & Athletic Director

Contact Justin Booker

Devan Hanyon

IT Administrator

Contact Devan Hanyon

Leigha Conley

College Access Counselor

Contact Leigha Conley

John Giles

Custodial/Maintenance Supervisor

Contact John Giles

Jeanne Hinchee, MBA

Director, Accounting & Finance

Contact Jeanne Hinchee

Tiawana Berry

Operations Assistant

Contact Tiawana Berry

Peggy Cash

Payroll Specialist

Contact Peggy Cash

Sue Anne Wells, Ph.D


Kelli Fulton

Assistant Principal

Contact Kelli Fulton

Kim Beene

Finance & Accounting Associate

Contact Kim Beene

Shadrina Booker, MA Ed.

Director, Operations

Contact Shadrina Booker

Tiffany Holland

Finance Assistant

Contact Tiffany Holland

Catherine Clifford

Development Coordinator

Contact Catherine Clifford

Charmaine Reid

Administrative Assistant

Contact Charmaine Reid

GeGe Harris

Registrar/Parent Coordinator

Contact GeGe Harris

Debra Torres

Teacher Residency Coach/Dean of Students

Contact Debra Torres

Jamie Kinsey

Afterschool Program Coordinator

Contact Jamie Kinsey

Faculty • Counselors • Academic Coaches

Katherine Archambault

Library/Media Center

Contact Katherine Archambault

Charles Cole

High School Science

Contact Charles Cole

Penelope Dalton

HS Grade Math

Contact Penelope Dalton

Kelsey Fowler

High School Math

Contact Kelsey Fowler

Jean Anne Gardener

Literacy Coach

Contact Jean Anne Gardener

Aldo Heredia


Contact Aldo Heredia

Chelcee Broersma

6th Grade Social Studies

Contact Chelcee Broersma

Alyssa Brinkmeier

High School Math

Contact Alyssa Brinkmeier

Magean Buchanan

Jobs for TN Graduates

Contact Magean Buchanan

Agnes Colon


Contact Agnes Colon

Juanita Delpino

Academic Coach

Contact Juanita Delpino

Courtney Donlon

ACT & College Prep

Contact Courtney Donlon

Mallory Ellington

8th Grade Language Arts

Contact Mallory Ellington

Christopher Grainger

High School Social Studies

Contact Christopher Grainger

Adam Kirby

Art Instructor

Contact Adam Kirby

Hannah Pell

8th Grade Science

Contact Hannah Pell

Dana Lail

Physical Education & Health

Contact Dana Lail

Simone Harris

6th Grade Math

Contact Simone Harris

Mary Ann Nelson

Exceptional Education

Contact Mary Ann Nelson

Scott Price

High School Math

Contact Scott Price

Alicia Self

7th Grade Math

Contact Alicia Self

Ismahen Kadrie


Contact Ismahen Kadrie

Sarah Pearson


Contact Sarah Pearson

Aseneth Scott

7th Grade Social Studies

Contact Aseneth Scott

Jessica McIntyre

7th Grade Science

Contact Jessica McIntyre

Phoebe Mount

6th Grade Science

Contact Phoebe Mount

Kelly Pennell

7th Grade Language Arts

Contact Kelly Pennell

Michael Prater


Contact Michael Prater

Shalon Hannah


Contact Shalon Hannah

Holly Robinson

High School Science

Contact Holly Robinson

Mark Self

8th Grade Social Studies

Contact Mark Self

Jennifer Semanco

High School English

Contact Jennifer Semanco

Shelbi Standridge

High School English

Contact Shelbi Standridge

Erin Varnell

High School Social Studies

Contact Erin Varnell

Katherine Warwick

6th Grade Language Arts

Contact Katherine Warwick

Martha Wayland

Academic Coach

Contact Martha Wayland

Kandy Williams

Reading Intervention

Contact Kandy Williams

Kimberly Wright

8th Grade Math

Contact Kimberly Wright

Christel Young

STEM/Computer Science

Contact Christel Young

Jim Zidan

Bible History

Contact Jim Zidan