Meet Our Faculty & Staff

  • Our teachers are dedicated to engaging with each child

    At Albuquerque Christian School, our exceptional faculty and staff strive to create a nurturing environment where every child has the opportunity to succeed and thrive. 

    • Regina Santo
      Principal

      Regina Santo

      Principal

      Ms. Santo has her BS in Elementary Education and an MA in Educational Leadership from the University of New Mexico. Her favorite Bible verse is Psalm 46:10. Her favorite national park is Carlsbad. She has been with ACS since August of 1995.

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    • Dawn McKenzie
      Vice Principal & Middle School History Teacher

      Dawn McKenzie

      Vice Principal & Middle School History Teacher

      Mrs. McKenzie has her BSE in Speech Education from Oklahoma Christian University.  Her favorite Bible verse is Jeremiah 29:11-13. Her favorite national park is Rocky Mountain. Mrs. McKenzie has been with ACS since August of 2001.

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    • Diane Carman
      Business Manager

      Diane Carman

      Business Manager

      Mrs. Carman has been with ACS since September of 2010.

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    • Delilah Haley
      Front Office Assistant

      Delilah Haley

      Front Office Assistant

      Mrs. Haley has been with ACS since August of 2005.

    • Beverly Hubbs
      Admissions & Registration Assistant

      Beverly Hubbs

      Admissions & Registration Assistant

      Mrs. Hubbs has been with ACS since August of 2008.

       

    • Natalie Hardcastle
      Admissions & Marketing Coordinator

      Natalie Hardcastle

      Admissions & Marketing Coordinator

      Mrs. Hardcastle has a BFA from Sonoma State University. She has been with ACS since August 2016.

      email: n.hardcastle@acsrams.com

    • Karen Monks
      Daycare Staff

      Karen Monks

      Daycare Staff

      Ms. Monks has been with ACS since August of 2004.

    • T.J. "Minney" Neill
      Daycare Staff

      T.J. "Minney" Neill

      Daycare Staff

      Mr. “Minney” Neill has been with ACS since September of 2012.

    • Cathy West
      Daycare Staff

      Cathy West

      Daycare Staff

      Mrs. West has been with ACS since August of 2011.

    • Jennifer Manning
      Preschool

      Jennifer Manning

      Preschool

      Mrs. Manning has her AA in Early Childhood multicultural Education from Central New Mexico Community College. Her favorite Bible verse is Matthew 6:33. Her favorite national park is Yellowstone. Mrs. Manning has been with ACS since August 2016.

      email: j.manning@acsrams.com

    • Shauna Reinert
      Pre-K

      Shauna Reinert

      Pre-K

      Mrs. Reinert’s favorite Bible verse is Ephesians 4:32. Her favorite national park is Grand Canyon National Park. Mrs. Reinert has been with ACS since February of 2003.

      email: s.reinert@acsrams.com

       

    • Adrienne May
      Half-Day Kindergarten Teacher

      Adrienne May

      Half-Day Kindergarten Teacher

      Mrs. May has her BA in Elementary Education. She has too many favorite Bible verses to pick just one. Her favorite national park is Yellowstone. Ms. May has been with ACS since August 2016.

      email: a.may@acsrams.com

    • Patricia Smith
      Kindergarten

      Patricia Smith

      Kindergarten

      Mrs. Smith has her BS in Home Economic Education from New Mexico State University and a BA in Elementary Education from New Mexico Highlands University. Her favorite Bible verse is Pilippians 4:13 and Zion is her favorite national park. Mrs. Smith been with ACS since August of 2005.

      email: p.smith@acsrams.com

    • Lynn McElveny
      1st Grade

      Lynn McElveny

      1st Grade

      Mrs. McElveny has her BA in Elementary Education from New Mexico Highlands University. Her favorite Bible verse is 1 Peter 4:13. Mrs. McElveny is an avid outdoorswoman and her favorite park is Rocky Mountain National Park. She has been with ACS since February of 1997.

      email: l.mcelveny@acsrams.com

    • Stephanie Salazar
      2nd Grade

      Stephanie Salazar

      2nd Grade

      Mrs. Salazar has her BS in Psychology from Lubbock Christian University. She has been with ACS since March of 1996.

      email: s.salazar@acsrams.com

    • Vicki Pitcher
      3rd Grade

      Vicki Pitcher

      3rd Grade

      Mrs. Pitcher has her BA in Elementary Education from New Mexico Highlands University. Her favorite Bible verse is Philippians 4:8. She can’t choose between Yosemite and Hawaii Volcanoes National Park. She has been with ACS since January of 2006.

      email: v.pitcher@acsrams.com

    • Tammi Kaltenbach
      4th Grade

      Tammi Kaltenbach

      4th Grade

      Mrs. K has a BA in Elementary Education from New Mexico Highlands University. Her favorite Bible verse is 1 John 3/16. Her favorite national park is Redwood National Park. She has been at ACS since January 2016.

      email: t.kaltenbach@acsrams.com

    • Tiffeny Thomas
      Middle School Science & Reading Specialist

      Tiffeny Thomas

      Middle School Science & Reading Specialist

      Ms. Thomas has a BS in Elementary Education and an MS in Curriculum and Instruction from the University of Idaho. Her favorite Bible verse is Psalms 121. Her favorite national park is Coeur d’Alene National Forest. She has been with ACS since August of 2009.

      email: t.thomas@acsrams.com

    • Donna O’Rear
      Middle School Language & Literature

      Donna O’Rear

      Middle School Language & Literature

      Mrs. O’Rear has her BA in Humanities from Colombia Christian College, a BS in Biblical Studies from the Austin Graduate School of Theology, and an MS in Ministry from Pepperdine University. Her favorite Bible verse is Deuteronomy 6:4-9. Glacier is her favorite national park. She has been with ACS since August of 2004.

      email: d.orear@acsrams.com

    • Jorel Johnson
      Middle School Bible Teacher

      Jorel Johnson

      Middle School Bible Teacher

      Mr. J has his BA in Psychology and an MA in Family Studies and Family Life Education. His favorite Bible verse is Proverbs 3:5-6. Carlsbad Caverns is his favorite national park.

      email: j.johnson@acsrams.com

    • Sheryle Kuhnley
      Middle School Mathematics Teacher

      Sheryle Kuhnley

      Middle School Mathematics Teacher

      Mrs. Kuhnley has her BS and MA in education from UNM and has a National Board Certification in Early Adolescent Math. Her favorite Bible verse is Proverbs 3:5-6. Denali is her favorite national park. She has been at ACS since 1986.

      email: s.kuhnley@acsrams.com

    • Dawn McKenzie
      Vice Principal & Middle School History Teacher

      Dawn McKenzie

      Vice Principal & Middle School History Teacher

      Mrs. McKenzie has her BSE in Speech Education from Oklahoma Christian University.  Her favorite Bible verse is Jeremiah 29:11-13. Her favorite national park is Rocky Mountain. Mrs. McKenzie has been with ACS since August of 2001.

      Email Dawn

    • Tiffeny Thomas
      Middle School Science & Reading Specialist

      Tiffeny Thomas

      Middle School Science & Reading Specialist

      Ms. Thomas has a BS in Elementary Education and an MS in Curriculum and Instruction from the University of Idaho. Her favorite Bible verse is Psalms 121. Her favorite national park is Coeur d’Alene National Forest. She has been with ACS since August of 2009.

      email: t.thomas@acsrams.com

    • Audri Saylors
      Physical Education & Athletics Director

      Audri Saylors

      Physical Education & Athletics Director

      Mrs. Saylors has a BA in Women’s Studies and a BS in Nursing from the University of New Mexico. She has been with ACS since October of 2015.

      email: a.saylors@acsrams.com

       

    • Beverly Custer
      Art & Music

      Beverly Custer

      Art & Music

      Ms. Custer has a BS in English from Eastern New Mexico University. She has been with ACS since September of 2001. Her favorite Bible verse is Jeremiah 29:11. Yellowstone is her favorite national park.

      email: b.custer@acsrams.com

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