Director – Mrs. Rowena Regalado has 20+ years experience in Early Childhood Education.   She holds a Bachelors and Masters Degree and is a Child Health Advocate for the State of AZ.  She has served as a Program Director for Head Start, Early Head Start and Migrant Head Start and will use this experience to further enhance our Kindergarten readiness program.  One of her goals for the year ahead is to bring a child nutrition/meal program to GLCA.


rochelle 1Assistant Director – Ms. Rochelle has served on our staff for almost 2 years.  Showing herself to be a woman after God’s own heart,  she quickly stood out as one with a heart for our students/families and a teacher of excellence.  Earlier this year, we were happy to promote Rochelle to be a part of our leadership team.  She is currently enrolled and working toward her Associates degree in Early Childhood Education.


Admin Assistant – Mrs. Corrie – is our Clerical Assistant, working in our GLCA front office 3 days a week.  A mother of 3 grown men, she has a heart for kids and serves tirelessly in our church children’s ministries, including Nursery/PreSchool and Wednesday Night Awana Club.  You can also find her serving as the church secretary Mon – Fri morning.



Giraffes (1yr) – Mrs. Medi



Lions (2s) –


Ladybugs (3yrs) – Mrs. Gege



Monkeys (older 3s, younger 4s) – Mrs. Carmen



Whales (PreK/older 4s, young 5s) –



Polar Bears (school aged before/after school) & School Bus Driver –


Floating & Sub Teachers – Ms. Jessica


Kitchen Staff –



GLCA Governing Board:     Dennis Ralston; Frankie Meeks; Mary Kennedy, Sherry Beal