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Name: Dr. Gina Horton

Teaching since: 2000

Teaching at AHS since: 2011

Department: Academics



B.A. Sociology, Emphasis in Social Word – Chapman University

MA Ed. Emphasis in Curriculum & Instruction – Chapman University

Doctorate of Education in Organizational Leadership , Emphasis in K-12 Leadership – Grand Canyon University 


Recent trainings/professional development:

CUE 2020, 2021

Webb's Depth of Knowledge

Serving Exceptional Learners

Total Teacher Summit 2020


Professional organizations memberships:

Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development (ASCD)

National Catholic Education Association (NCEA)



About: Dr. Horton is an Aquinas alumnus. She served as the Director of Campus Ministry for 10 of her years at Aquinas. She has taught in primary, elementary and junior high before moving to Aquinas. She enjoys learning about educational technology and preparing teacher workshops centered on best practices in education. She currently serves that the mentor for all 1st and 2nd year teachers at Aquinas as well as the Accreditation Coordinator. In her spare time she enjoys reading, traveling, and most of all, spending time with her partner in crime, Jackson (beagle puppy).