Chesed grew up attending San Gabriel Community Church with her family. She met her husband, Jon, at SGCC and they were married in 2006. Chesed has always had a heart to serve her church and has served in various areas such as Sunday school teacher, youth staff and hospitality services. After graduating college, she began working for San Gabriel Christian School.
Chesed has worked at San Gabriel Christian School since 2006. She taught for 13 years before transitioning to an administration position as a Teacher/Assistant Principal for two years. In 2020, Chesed became the Principal of San Gabriel Christian School.
She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Studies Teacher Education and a minor in Bible from The Master’s University, a Master of Education degree from Azusa Pacific University and a Master of Educational Leadership degree from Azusa Pacific University. She also holds a California Teaching Credential and a California Administrative Services Credential.
In her free time, Chesed enjoys visiting Yosemite with her husband, reading biographies and children’s books, and playing with her adorable labradoodle Georgie. Her heroes of the faith are George Muller, Eric Liddle, and Jim Elliot.