Faculty and Staff

Faculty and Staff

Our amazing teachers and staff are committed to making a real and lasting impact in your student\’s life. 

Administration Executive Team

Bill Hoyt

Bill Hoyt

Nelson Gavlani

Nelson Gavlani

Director of Finance
ngavlani@turlockchristian.com

Rick Ryan

Rick Ryan

Director of Operations, Chaplain
rryan@turlockchristian.com

Janna Fisher

Janna Fisher

Director of Education & JH/HS Principal
jfisher@turlockchristian.com

Administration Team

Ryan Silva

Ryan Silva

Chief Information Officer
rsilva@turlockchristian.com

Heidi de la Motte

Heidi de la Motte

Chuck Boswell

Chuck Boswell

Guidance Counselor, Junior High Advisor
cboswell@turlockchristian.com

James Gehrke

James Gehrke

Dean of Students, High School Faculty
jgehrke@turlockchristian.com

Nicole Rodrigues

Nicole Rodrigues

Athletic Director, Junior High/High School Faculty
nrodrigues@turlockchristian.com

Sheila Taylor

Sheila Taylor

Executive Assistant to the Head of School
staylor@turlockchristian.com

Bob Earnest

Bob Earnest

Elementary Principal
bearnest@turlockchristian.com

Operations Team

Pam Hanson

Pam Hanson

Family and Community Liaison
phanson@turlockchristian.com

Sue Buchanan

Sue Buchanan

Elementary Administrative Assistant
sbuchanan@turlockchristian.com

Dulce Del Toro

Dulce Del Toro

Accounts Payable, Human Resources
ddeltoro@turlockchristian.com

Patrick Ellis

Patrick Ellis

Preschool Facilities
pellis@turlockchristian.com

Kelly Higgins

Kelly Higgins

Receptionist, Junior High/High School Administrative Assistant
khiggins@turlockchristian.com

Carol Wright

Carol Wright

Administrative Assistant
cwright@turlockchristian.com

Andell Iniguez

Andell Iniguez

Accounting Associate
ainiguez@turlockchristian.com

Lloyd Kauffman

Lloyd Kauffman

Facilities Maintenance
lkauffman@turlockchristian.com

Jamie Newell

Jamie Newell

Diego Amarillas

Diego Amarillas

High School Facilities
damarillas@turlockchristian.com

Jennifer Renteria

Jennifer Renteria

Assistant Preschool Director
jrenteria@turlockchristian.com

Kate Ryan

International Student Program Coordinator
kryan@turlockchristian.com

Linda Bethishou

Linda Bethishou

Support Services for Academics
lbethishou@turlockchristian.com

Coree York

Coree York

Preschool

Christie Banda

Lou Ellen Garner

Lou Ellen Garner

Assistant Faculty
lgarner@turlockchristian.com

Priscilla Castillo

Priscilla Castillo

Heidi de la Motte

Heidi de la Motte

Jessica Izazaga

Jessica Izazaga

Assistant Faculty
jizazaga@turlockchristian.com

Lori Duran

Lori Duran

Assistant Faculty 
lduran@turlockchristian.com

Janet Egli

Janet Egli

Jazmin Lam

Assistant Faculty
jlam@turlockchristian.com

Danielle Ramos

Danielle Ramos

Beth Hardester

Beth Hardester

Susan Silva

Susan Silva

Vanessa Hernandez

Vanessa Hernandez

Briana LaMere

Briana LaMere

Cathy Kelley

Cathy Kelley

Kathleen McGinnis

Kathleen McGinnis

Julissa Maldonado

Julissa Maldonado

Delilah Melgoza

Delilah Melgoza

Candice McSweeney

Candice McSweeney

Jennifer Renteria

Jennifer Renteria

Assistant Preschool Director
jrenteria@turlockchristian.com

Michele Phillips

Michele Phillips

Britteny Shehan

Britteny Shehan

Assistant Faculty
bshehan@turlockchristian.com

Elizabeth Sayed

Elizabeth Sayed

Assistant Faculty 
esayed@turlockchristian.com

Jennie Vickroy

Jennie Vickroy

Xai Thao

Xai Thao

Assistant Faculty
xthao@turlockchristian.com

Samantha Brasil

Samantha Brasil

Assistant Faculty
sbrasil@turlockchristian.com

Maria Belaski

Maria Belaski

Serena Baltazar

Serena Baltazar

Anet Badal

Anet Badal

Assistant Faculty
abadal@turlockchristian.com

Elementary

Katie Cooper

Katie Cooper

Elementary Faculty – 2nd Grade
katiecooper@turlockchristian.com

Autumn Cool

Autumn Cool

Faculty – Aide
acool@turlockchristian.com

Sarah Bakker

Sarah Bakker

Elementary Faculty – 1st Grade
sbakker@turlockchristian.com

Kristi Barrett

Kristi Barrett

Elementary Librarian
kbarrett@turlockchristian.com

Colleen Blomenkamp

Colleen Blomenkamp

Elementary Faculty – Kindergarten
cblomenkamp@turlockchristian.com

Karen Krebbs

Karen Krebbs

Elementary Faculty – Kindergarten
kkrebbs@turlockchristian.com

Sue Buchanan

Sue Buchanan

Elementary Administrative Assistant
sbuchanan@turlockchristian.com

Heidi Visaraga

Heidi Visaraga

Char Dabulewicz

Char Dabulewicz

Elementary Faculty – 2nd Grade
cdabulewicz@turlockchristian.com

Bob Earnest

Bob Earnest

Elementary Principal
bearnest@turlockchristian.com

Kimberly Ercolini

Kimberly Ercolini

Elementary Faculty – 1st Grade
kercolini@turlockchristian.com

Christine Abbasi

Christine Abbasi

Elementary Computer Teacher
cabbasi@turlockchristian.com

Kim Hamilton

Kim Hamilton

Elementary Faculty – 4th Grade
khamilton@turlockchristian.com

Jessica Poirier

Jessica Poirier

Elementary Faculty – 6th Grade
jepoirier@turlockchristian.com

Mark Johnson

Mark Johnson

Elementary Faculty – 5th Grade
mjohnson@turlockchristian.com

Patrick Velliquette

Patrick Velliquette

Kaily Mendoza

Kaily Mendoza

Elementary Faculty – 3rd Grade
kmendoza@turlockchristian.com

Robi Tate

Robi Tate

Homeschool Faculty
rtate@turlockchristian.com

Donna Kirchhoff

Donna Kirchhoff

Elementary Faculty – 6th Grade
dkirchhoff@turlockchristian.com

Melina Silva

Melina Silva

Daycare Director
msilva@turlockchristian.com

Secondary

Sara Sherbert

Sara Sherbert

High School Faculty
ssherbert@turlockchristian.com

Patrick Velliquette

Patrick Velliquette

Junior High/High School Band
pvelliquette@turlockchristian.com

Suzie Baba

Suzie Baba

High School Faculty
sbaba@turlockchristian.com

Dan Biggs

Dan Biggs

Junior High/High School Faculty
dbiggs@turlockchristian.com

Chris Blake

Chris Blake

High School Faculty
cblake@turlockchristian.com

Chuck Boswell

Chuck Boswell

Guidance Counselor, Junior High Advisor
cboswell@turlockchristian.com

Kat Boswell

Kat Boswell

Junior High/High School Faculty
kboswell@turlockchristian.com

Eddie Rodriguez

Eddie Rodriguez

Elem and JH Athletic Director
eddierodriguez@turlockchristian.com

Nancy Espinoza

Nancy Espinoza

Junior High/High School Faculty
nespinoza@turlockchristian.com

Janna Fisher

Janna Fisher

Junior High/High School Principal
jfisher@turlockchristian.com

Kurt Vander Weide

Kurt Vander Weide

Junior High/High School Faculty
kvanderweide@turlockchristian.com

James Gehrke

James Gehrke

Dean of Students, High School Faculty
jgehrke@turlockchristian.com

Katelynn Johnson

Katelynn Johnson

Junior High/High School Faculty
kjohnson@turlockchristian.com

Marissa Miranda

Marissa Miranda

Junior High/High School Faculty
mmiranda@turlockchristian.com

Carol Wright

Carol Wright

Junior High/High School Executive Assistant
cwright@turlockchristian.com

Nicole Rodrigues

Nicole Rodrigues

Athletic Director, Junior High/High School Faculty
nrodrigues@turlockchristian.com

Laura Schmitt

Laura Schmitt

Junior High/High School Faculty
lschmitt@turlockchristian.com

Merri Strand

Merri Strand

High School Faculty
mstrand@turlockchristian.com

Leng Xiong

Leng Xiong

Junior High/High School Faculty
lxiong@turlockchristian.com

Matthew Bongiovanni

Matthew Bongiovanni

Hannah Walker

Hannah Walker

High School Faculty
hwalker@turlockchristian.com

Rick Burnam

Rick Burnam

Junior High/High School Faculty
rburnam@turlockchristian.com

Nate Gerig

Nate Gerig

Junior High/High School Faculty
ngerig@turlockchristian.com

Rachel Pimentel

Junior High/High School Faculty
rpimentel@turlockchristian.com

Marjory Peterson

Marjory Peterson

Junior High/High School Faculty
mpeterson@turlockchristian.com

Tori Vieira

Tori Vieira

High School Faculty
tvieira@turlockchristian.com