Tanya Garcia










October 10

What do you do at Calvary? 
P.E. Teacher

How did you come to Calvary and how long have you been here?
I attended Tuesday morning Bible study, worked child care for Women’s Ministries, & 2 1/2 year olds on Sunday Mornings. I became an Aide for the Elementary and Jr. High School and worked the school daycare program. I’m now with the Preschool and have been at Calvary since 1999.

What is your educational background and training?
I have taken Early Childhood Education and General Education courses and previously worked at Gerber Children’s Center.

Where were you born and raised?
I was born and raised in Santa Ana.

What is your favorite memory from you at Calvary Christian School?
When I was asked by a student where my Mommy & Daddy were, and I said they were in Heaven and the child asked me, “Then who is going to take care of you?”

Who have been the biggest spiritual influences in your life? 
My daughters Kayla and Jenna, and my best friend Rachel.

In 25 words or less write your mini bio:

I became a Christian at age 17 and am so grateful for God’s hand on me. I have 2 daughters, Kayla and Jenna, and a granddaughter, Claire Marley. (Who I love with all my heart!)

My favorite things include:

Store: Target Fruit: Berries
Breakfast Goodie: Bran Muffin Soda: Plain Carbonated Water/La Croix
Drink: Coffee Restaurant: Ruby’s
Tea: Unsweetened black tea Dessert: Yogurt with berries
Fast Food: El Pollo Loco Author: Donald Miller
Hobbies: old movies and old music Color: Navy
Flower: Carnation Music/Artist: Hillsong/Lauren Daigle
Outing: Beach Bible Verse: 2 Timothy 1:7