King of Glory Preschool

 Our Amazing Staff at KOG Preschool:

Cindy Stark is the director of King of Glory Preschool. She has lived in Arizona for over 45 years and has been in Phoenix since 1990. She is married to an amazing man and has one grown son. Cindy started her career in education in 1989 teaching fourth grade in Tucson. She has a B.A. in Elementary Education and a M.A. in Education Psychology. She also has a Director's Credential from the McCormick Center for Early Childhood Leadership. Cindy has been involved with the Early Childhood Education field for the last 17 years. She taught pre-kindergarten and three year olds before beginning her current position as director. Cindy believes in helping both children and their parents grow cognitively, emotionally and spiritually. One important way to do this is to show them the love and grace of God every time they come to preschool. In her free time, Cindy enjoys reading, classic television shows, traveling and hiking. 

Colleen Hawes is the Lead Teacher for the Pre-kindergarten Class and the Extended Day Class. She has been with King of Glory Preschool for 19 years. She has two children, Travis and Victoria. Both of her children attended King of Glory Preschool when they were young. Colleen has been married for 28 years to her wonderful husband Vince. She feels truly blessed to have the opportunity to teach and work with all the fantastic families and children of the King of Glory community.


Trisha Wolfsen is the Lead Teacher for the 3's Class and Friday Fun Day Class. Trisha has a B.A. in business and her Child Development Associate's degree. Although this is her first year teaching at King of Glory Preschool, Trisha has many years of teaching experience. She taught preschool children for ten years and then was a preschool director for over 10 years. Her first love, however, is teaching! Trisha has been married for 31 years to her great husband Bob. They have two children, both grown. They also have two wonderful grandchildren. Trisha looks forward to an outstanding year full of the love of Jesus, fun and of course, learning, learning, learning!

Toni Sultana is the Assistant Teacher for the Pre-kindergarten Class and for the Extended Day Class. She has two grown children and has been married to her husband David for 38 years. Toni has been working at King of Glory Preschool for 14 years. Toni worked with the AWANA Cubbies program for 7 years when her children were young and often helped with children's classes during Sunday mornings at her church. Toni feels children are a gift from God and she loves to see them grow in His love.


Lucy Doak is the Assistant Teacher in the 3's Class. She has been working with and caring for children for over 20 years. She was born in Quito, Ecuador and is fluent in Spanish. She graduated from Arizona State University with a degree in Spanish. Lucy has been married for 28 years and has two beautiful children. She enjoys working out, going to and teaching Zumba, spending time with family and vacationing.

Melanie Walker is the Office Assistant at King of Glory Preschool. She and her husband Jeff have three children and they have been in Arizona all of their married life. Her two younger children attended the afternoon pre-kindergarten Class at King of Glory Preschool. She is in her tenth year working at the preschool. Melanie loves working at King of Glory Preschool because she loves the staff, the program and the children. She sees how the staff is so dedicated to quality love and care, not only academically, but spiritually as well.


King of Glory Preschool

A High Quality Christian Preschool in Tempe for an Affordable Rate!

2085 E. Southern Ave, Tempe, AZ ~ 480-838-0477