Good Shepherd Lutheran Preschool

A ministry of the Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd in Biloxi, MS 

About Us

Gina Mineo

Director

Ms. Gina graduated from Southeastern Louisiana University in 2011 with her B.S. in Elementary Education. She has experience with preschool age children as well as elementary age children. She is a mother of four with an immense love for animals. She has 3 dogs, a cat 2 ferrets and a rabbit. While teaching in the classroom, she loved to incorporate hands on activites, arts and crafts, music and dance.  

Davida Terhune

Substitute/Director Designee

Ms. Davida has been a teacher & substitute with Good Shepherd since 2013, having previously served as a substitute teacher at several other faith-based preschools on the Mississippi Gulf Coast.  She is also the Director Designee in the event that Ms. Kristi is not on the premises.  Ms. Davida is very active in the community and enjoys painting, gardening, and spending time with her husband, daughter, and grandchildren.

Ashley Klodt

PreK3 Teacher/Substitute

Ms. Ashley has over 15 years of experience in Early Childhood Education.  She was GSLPS parent for three years and was our Lead PreK teacher in 2018-2019.  She loves engaging in hands-on activities with her PreK3 students, as well as being a substitute on the days the PreK3 class does not meet.  She is an active member of the military spouse community and in her spare time, she loves spending time with her husband & three children. 

Kristi Collins

Director Designee

Ms. Kristi recently retired from being our full time Director for the past 8 years. She is staying on as our Director Designee in the event that Ms. Gina is unavailable. She will be using her free time to travel with her husband and start a new crafting business. She has two grown children and a 60 lb lap dog named Mellie.