Evan Anwyl


With youthfulness and vigor, Evan has been serving St. John's since 2018. In addition to his leadership duties at St. John's Lutheran School, he has one child attending SJLS and another attending Bakersfield Christian High School and loves to spend quality time with his family.

Cynthia Spiva

Upper School Principal, grades 4-8

Serving St. John's Lutheran School since 2002, Cynthia is in charge of all student activities from 4th through 8th grade. Her husband, Dan Spiva, serves as athletic director and computer science teacher. Hobbies include fitness, travel, and spending time with her children.

Patrice Appold

Lower School Principal, grades K-3

Patrice can always be seen with an encouraging smile since her humble beginning at St. John's in 1984. Serving as principal of Kindergarten through 3rd grade, Patrice ensures that each student gets a strong start as they prepare for their future and God's ultimate plan for them. 

Hannah Greene

School Office Manager

Sara Kinsey

School Finance Director

Hailey Smidt

Scrip Manager and Office Assistant