Lower School Faculty

Education Degrees:  Texas A&M University, B.S. Sports Management with a Business Minor; Houston Baptist University, Masters of Education in Educational Administration Email: rscranton@allsaintsschool.org Rachel joined the All Saints team in the fall of 2019.

Degrees:  Texas Tech University B.S. Human Development and Family Studies; Texas Tech University M.Ed. Curriculum and Instruction with a Specialization in Language and Literacy

Email: kburkholder@allsaintsschool.org

Keelee joined the All Saints faculty in 2019 as a reading specialist.  In the fall of 2021, Keelee began serving as Assistant Lower School Division Head.  She has experience teaching preschool, first, third and fourth grades.   She and her husband, Ben (an All Saints alumnus), currently have two children at All Saints.

Education Degrees:  Currently completing a PhD at Texas Tech University, MFA in Playwriting from Hollins University, and MA in Drama from Texas Woman’s University Email: sstrawbridge@allsaintsschool.org Shane Strawbridge is a theatre and performance artist that joined the All Saints family in the fall of 2020.  He has won awards for his acting and directing from several arts and media organizations including being named one of Dallas-Fort Worth’s best actors by CBS. Shane’s plays have been produced across the country, garnering awards from numerous institutions including the Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival. He was recently awarded the Helen DeVitt Jones Excellence in Graduate Teaching Award at Texas Tech University. In addition to his work at All Saints Episcopal School, Shane is a Visiting Assistant Professor of Theatre at Hollins University in Roanoke, VA and a Graduate Instructor at Texas Tech University.


Degrees:  Texas Tech University, Geology degree

Email: acastro@allsaintsschool.org

Senora Castro began with All Saints in 2001.

Email:  mcoke@allsaintsschool.org

Melissa started with All Saints in the fall of 2022.

Education:  Graduated from Texas Tech University

Email:  blewis@allsaintsschool.org

Bailey started with All Saints in the fall of 2022.

Education:  Graduated from Texas Tech University

Email:  sford@allsaintsschool.org

Stephany started with All Saints in the fall of 2022 with 18 years of early childhood development experience.

Degrees:  B.A., Texas Tech University
M.L.S., University of North Texas

Email: kgretzler@allsaintsschool.org

Mrs. Gretzler joined All Saints in 2003.  Before coming to All Saints, she worked for 10 years at Texas Tech University Library of Government Documents


Degrees:  B.S. in Early Childhood Education from Texas Tech University

Teacher Certification: Early Childhood – Sixth Grade, Special Education Early Childhood – 12th Grade

Email: ahernandez@allsaintsschool.org

Alex started with All Saints in the fall of 2021.

She is married to Arthur and they have two children at All Saints, Shaddix and Zaya.


Degrees:  New Mexico Highlands University, Bachelor of Arts in Education, 1981

Email: djones@allsaintsschool.org

Coach Jones has been in education for 40+ years.  He joined the All Saints team in the fall of 2016. Prior to All Saints he taught in Midland ISD and Lubbock ISD with several years of coaching experience that included football, track, and cross country.

He has a BA degree in Education from New Mexico Highlands University where he also played college football.  He was inducted into the school’s Hall of Fame in 2015.

He is married to Diana and they have 10 beautiful grandchildren!


Degrees:  Southwestern Oklahoma State University, B.S. in Science, Early Childhood Development and ESL

Email: bkitchens@allsaintsschool.org

Beth began with All Saints in the spring of 2018.


B.S. in Sociology / Psychology, Mt. Vernon Nazarene University; M. A. in Pastoral Counseling, Ashbury Theological Seminary

Certification:  Core Subjects, Early Childhood – Sixth Grade

Email: jloyd@allsaintsschool.org

Joni joined All Saints in the fall of 2021 with ten years of teaching experience; five of those in Lubbock and the other five in Orlando, Florida where she previously lived. Her teaching experience includes kindergarten, third grade, fourth grade , and fifth grade. Her husband Lyndol, is the Lead Pastor at LakeRidge United Methodist Church. She has two daughters. Abigail lives in Washington, D. C., where she works in crisis communication, and Madeline who will graduate with her master’s degree from Texas Tech in August.


Degrees:  Bachelor of Science in Education teaching Health and Physical Education all grade levels – Texas Tech University

Email: dmaines@allsaintsschool.org

Debbie Maines has been teaching tumbling at All Saints since 1985.

Email: learn@thelingoacademy.com

All Saints has joined with The Lingo Academy in the fall of 2021 to bring fun and interactive Spanish classes to the Patriot Learning Center.

Education:  B.A. from Angelo State University

Email:  lmellinger@allsaintsschool.org

Leslie taught at Lubbock Cooper for 25 years and All Saints for 3 years. She took a year off to fight off cancer and beat it by the grace and hand of God. She loves working at All Saints because “it truly is a family”.


B.S. in Education from Texas Tech University; Certified Academic Language Therapist, Scottish Rite Learning Center of West Texas

Email: kmercer@allsaintsschool.org

Kimberly  joined All Saints in the fall of 2021 with 29 years in public education. After teaching in various elementary grades, I chose to pursue a focus on teaching students with reading disabilities. In 2015, I completed training through the Scottish Rite Learning Center of West Texas to become a Certified Academic Language Therapist. My husband, Joe, and I live in Tahoka. We have one daughter who lives in Canyon. In our free time we enjoy visiting family and playing with our two dogs.


B.S. in Math and Science Education from Texas Tech University; Masters Degree in Elementary Math Education

Email: aowens@allsaintsschool.org

Ashlee joined All Saints in the fall of 2021.  She has taught sixth and seventh grade math here in Lubbock for ten years before staying home with her two children, Emme and Carter. She is thrilled to be at All Saints where she will focus on educating and supporting the whole student. Her daughter, Emme, will be on campus in the Pre-Kindergarten class.  She is thrilled to join the All Saints family.


Degrees:  Bachelor of Science in Education with endorsements in kindergarten education and ESL, Texas Tech University

Email: dpitcock@allsaintsschool.org

Ms. Pitcock has been with All Saints since the Fall of 2018.


Degrees:  B.A., Communication Studies, Minor in Political Science, Texas Tech University; M.A. Communication Studies, Texas Tech University

Email: jtseymore@allsaintsschool.org

J.T. Seymore joined the All Saints family as a High School Debate teacher.  In the fall of 2018, he expanded his role and joined the second grade team.


Email:  arider@allsaintsschool.org

Allison joined the All Saints team in the fall of 2022.

Education:  B.A. Education, Texas Tech University

Email:  kshaw@allsaintsschool.org

Mrs. Shaw joined the All Saints team in the fall of 2022 with seven years of teaching experience.


Degrees:  Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education and Masters in Education, both from Texas Tech University

Email: csmith@allsaintsschool.org

Ms. Smith has been with All Saints since the Fall of 1992.

Professional accomplishments, awards, honors: Alphabetic Phonics Certification from Scottish Rite

Email: mtate@allsaintsschool.org

Madisen began with All Saints in the fall of 2021. honors: Alphabetic Phonics Certification from Scottish Rite


Degrees:  B.S. Education from Texas Tech University, 1989

Email: vteakell@allsaintsschool.org

Years of teaching experience: 25 yrs. (retired 2014) Midland ISD 1 yr. teaching 2nd grade, Cotton Center ISD 8 yrs. teaching 2nd grade, Abernathy ISD 11 years teaching 4th grade (Reading and Writing), Abernathy ISD 5 years teaching Dyslexia and Reading Intervention Grades K-5.

Professional: President of Abernathy Classroom Teachers Association for 6 years; Dyslexia Intervention Program (DIP) instructor at Region 17 for the last 4 years.

Education:  Graduate from Texas Christian University; Teaching Certificate, Texas Tech University

Email: kwinter@allsaintsschool.org

Katy taught Kindergarten at All Saints a few years ago before welcoming their newest baby, she is thrilled to have the opportunity to be back!

"A well-educated mind will always have more questions than answers."

~ Helen Keller

LS Hug
Hall of Presidents