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  • Neil Braganza
    Mr. Braganza holds a Bachelor of Commerce and Accounting from University of Bombay (India). He also graduated with a Bachelor of Bib...
  • Julius Thompson
    Born and raised in Baltimore, Julius has served in the Greater Grace music ministry for 12 years, beginning in 8th grade as a trumpe...
  • Pat Lynch
    Coach Lynch graduated from Stevens Christian School in 1983 and Stevens School of the Bible in 1987. He became the Athletic Director...
  • John Hadley
    Pastor John Hadley hails from Chelmsford, Massachusetts. He is the second of 11 surviving children born to Jack and Anna Hadley....
  • Chuck Heidenreich
    Pastor Chuck Heidenreich came to GGCA in 2010 after serving in Ghana, Africa as a missionary pastor and church planter with his wife...
  • Deighlene Colby
    A fixture at GGCA for the past 20 years, Mrs. Colby is a History teacher extraordinaire. She is Biblical Studies graduate of Ste...
  • Sonja Anderson
    Born in Haverhill, MA, and raised in Florida, Ms. Anderson attended the University of South Florida, where she earned a Bachelor...
  • Theresa Hoffses
    Mrs. Hoffses has been connected to GGCA for many years. First as a graduate, then as a teacher for more than 8 years. Her educat...
  • Karen Preston
    Ms. Preston is in her 16th year of teaching and has been GGCA's 1st grade teacher since 2011. Originally from Massachusetts, she...
  • Sue Williams
    Mrs. Williams has been teaching 2nd grade at GGCA for 16 years, beginning shortly after she and her family moved from to Maryland in...
  • Kim Shibley
    Mr. Shibley is an alumnus of GGCA, Class of 2006, and is currently teaching English in the high school. Born in Springfield, MA,...
  • Michael Evans
    Mr. Evans has been a teacher at GGCA for 9 years and is currently teaching in the middle school. Born in Denver, Colorado, he ea...
  • Trish Watson
    Trish is the Registrar at Greater Grace Christian Academy and assists with various events and projects as a member of GGCA's adm...
  • Amber Wade
    Ms. Wade is currently a 5th grade teacher at GGCA. She earned a Bachelor's degree in Early Childhood Education from Coppin State Uni...
  • Destiny McBurney
    Destiny grew up in Baltimore and is a graduate of Greater Grace Christian Academy, Class of 2015.  She is currently a Teacher's...
  • Pastor John Love
    Pastor John Love graduated from Stevens School of the Bible in 1984 with a three-year diploma in Pastoral Studies and was then...
  • Barry Quirk
    Pastor Barry Quirk joined Greater Grace Christian Academy in July of 2014, fresh off the mission field of Budapest, Hungary where he...
  • Karelia Walsh
    Karelia graduated in 2016 with a bachelor's degree from Maryland Bible College and Seminary and is the daughter of P. Mike and Marju...
  • Andy Castro
    A first-generation American, Andy was born in Tampa, Florida and raised in Baltimore, Maryland. He grew up in and around the Gre...
  • Jeff McKeon
    Pastor McKeon has taught Bible at GGCA since 2012, the year in which received his ordination. Born in Salem, MA, and raised in Lynn,...
  • Pete Westera
    Pastor Pete Westera was born in the Netherlands and introduced to Greater Grace through missionaries in 1977. He is the owner of ...
  • Justin Schaller
    Pastor Justin Schaller has been teaching Bible at GGCA since 2015. A graduate of GGCA himself, Class of 2000, he went on to Mar...
  • Thomas Schaller
    A pastor and missionary for more than 30 years, Pastor Schaller led the establishment of thriving churches and Bible schools in ...
  • Lena Andrews
    Mrs. Andrews was born in Greece and has served at GGCA for 10 years. She was a 5th grade teacher from 1997-2002, and has been th...
  • Barbara Cook
    Originally from upstate New York, Mrs. Cook moved to Baltimore in 1989 with her husband, Mike, to attend MBC&S. A year later...
  • Hailey Nye
    Hailey was born and raised in Baltimore. She is a graduate of GGCA class of 2017 and has returned to serve our school in the Physica...
  • Jon Saboe
    Jon spent the first 19 years of his life in the mountains of North Idaho near the Canadian border. During high school he toured ...
  • Annette Bednez
    Annette possesses a BA in music education and has over 30 years of experience teaching vocal, general, and instrumental music. GGCA ...
  • Ryan Reagan
    Ryan was born in Massachusetts and graduated from Greater Grace Christian Academy in 2000 and from Maryland Bible College and Se...
  • Katie Rodriguez
    Raised in the state of Washington, Mrs. Rodriguez traveled east to attend Maryland Bible College and Seminary for several y...
  • Paivi Janssen
    Mrs. Janssen has returned to GGCA to teach fourth grade after serving for three years at Greater Grace International School in Budap...
  • Avril Plunkett
    Mrs. Plunkett has joined GGCA's Admin Team and functions as an Assistant to the Principal. She spent the last 18 years as a missi...
  • Jon Cook
    Mr. Cook is currently teaching in GGCA's middle school. He was born and raised in Maryland and attended GGCA until 8th grade. Af...
  • Amy Tariverdi
    Amy is currently serving as a teacher's assistant in our kindergarten. <<  Back to All Teachers
  • Khrystyne Linao
    Khyrstyne is currently the secretary for GGCA.  <<  Back to All Teachers