Name: Thomas Drumm
Position: Executive Director
B.A., English, Michigan State University
M.A, Education Administration, Endicott College
Arizona Teaching Certificate
I was born and raised in Flint, Michigan and moved to northern Arizona in 1997. I have taught in Tuba City, Grand Canyon, Flagstaff, and Barranquilla, Colombia. Like many members of the FJA community, I love the outdoors, and especially sharing the beauty of the Colorado Plateau with my two children. I aspire to be a leader who exhibits open communication, hard work, collaboration, and integrity. Please feel free to contact me any time.
Name: Emmanuelle Giumelli
Position: School Counselor; Mindfulness Coordinator
Email: Emmanuelle Giumelli
Emmanuelle Giumelli has been working for over 15 years, in schools, as a counselor, and at FJA since 2011. In addition, Emmanuelle is a mindfulness consultant and educator and offers mindfulness teacher trainings through her non-profit MindfulnessFirst.Org. She is passionate about supporting children, parents and educators in being present and kind in their relationship. Emmanuelle Giumelli is the author of the mindfulness children’s book. See Hear Feel: Mindfulness for Children one Moment at a Time.
Name: Deanna Hatley
Position: Office Manager (Bonito Campus)
Name: Lori Langan
Position: Business Manager
Name: Gina Lanzetta
Position: Assistant Executive Director
Degree(s): B.S. Applied Sociology, M.A. in Education with certification in Reading and math endorsements
I have worked in non-profit and educational settings for over twenty years, the last nine at FJA. FJA’s small, family atmosphere, emphasis on the while child, and dedicated teachers are integral parts of our community. My primary focus as Assistant Director is to support students and teachers so that their focus can be on learning and growing inside and outside the classroom. In addition, I coordinate Title 1 services, and research and write grants for FJA. Please contact me at any time with questions!
Name: Michael Walsh
Position: Special Education Coordinator
Name: Cassie Wilson
Position: Office Manager (Cedar Campus)