Gloria Dei Lutheran School Faculty
Richard De Frain
Principal & Elementary Grades
Mr. De Frain has served as Gloria Dei's Principal and Elementary grades teacher since mid-2014 when he and his wife Carla moved from Arizona to California. For a more detailed biography, please visit our staff page.
Early Childhood Education
Anne Marquardt has served as Gloria Dei's Early Childhood Educator since 2010, having served in Houston, TX prior to that. Since that time, she has earned a Masters Degree in Early Childhood Curriculum and Instruction from Concordia University, Portland, OR. For a more detailed biography, please visit our staff page.
Pastor & Catechism Instruction
Pastor Shrimpton has served as Gloria Dei's pastor since spring 2012, having served in Mobrdige, SD before then. Pastor Shrimpton teaches catechism classes for the children in 5th grade and older and serves as counselor for children or families in our school who desire it. For a more detailed biography, please visit our staff page.