Board of Trustees

Using the Policy Governance philosophy, the Board of Trustees is responsible for ensuring the school aligns with the mission, vision, and established Bylaws of Seattle Christian Schools. The Board of Trustees is self-perpetuating and members serve a five year term.

Board meetings are held monthly, with the exception of July and December. If you would like to email the Board, you can contact them at


Meet The Board


Chris Glynn – President

Chris holds a BA from the University of Massachusetts and an MBA from Eastern Michigan University. Chris is currently the Senior Vice President of Transformational Engagement at WorldVision U.S. Throughout his career, Chris has held a variety of executive leadership positions with large for profit and non-profit organizations. Chris and his wife, Chris, have two daughters currently enrolled at Seattle Christian. The Glynn’s attend Brooklake Church in Federal Way.



Mike Shimasaki – Vice President

Mike and his wife, Cindy, have two children who both graduated from SCS.  Mike is a graduate of the University of California, Davis with a degree in Agricultural Economics as well as Managerial Economics.  He is a Managing Director for ANP, LLC (a private investment partnership) and a Trustee/Manager for The Good Neighbor Foundation.  He and his family attend Japanese Presbyterian Church in Seattle.  Mike enjoys traveling, boating and motorsports.


Jack Childress – Secretary

Jack holds a BS in Business from Southern Oregon State.  Jack is a Technical Salesman for Christler Chemical & Plastics in Wilsonville, OR.  Jack and his wife, Debbie, have two daughters enrolled at SCS.  His family attends Christian Faith Church where Jack serves as a Deacon.  Jack and his family enjoy many outdoor activities.


Sue-Ann Hohimer

Sue-Ann and her high school sweetheart David, have four boys. Sue-Ann has a Master’s Degree in Elementary Education and was an inner-city Chicago Public School teacher before she and her husband moved to Seattle. Sue-Ann worked as the Director of Children and Family Ministries at Church By the Side of the Road and later at her current church, John Knox Presbyterian.  She’s served on numerous local charity boards and capital campaigns.


Deborah Beck

Deborah holds a BA in Business Administration with concentrations in accounting and finance from the University of Washington.  She is a CPA and is the Assistant Controller for the Nordstrom corporation.  Deborah and her husband Craig have two boys enrolled at Seattle Christian.  The Beck's attend Northwest Bible Church in Enumclaw.