Our Team


Tina Hansel
Head Preschool Teacher
Tina Hansel is currently the Head Preschool Teacher at SHINE Christian Preschool as well as a Children’s Dance and Drama instructor at SALT/KAD Performing Arts Center in Gresham Oregon. Tina has worked professionally with children for 20 years, beginning as an intern for the Children’s Service Division while earning her BS in Psychology with an emphasis in Child Development. She later became the director of a local preschool for some years until she became a mother herself. While raising her own children she co-owned and was the program director for a children’s enrichment company, as well as taught dance and drama to young children. She has been very involved in children’s events around the local area for many years and loves to be a “stepping stone” to a great future for the children that she is blessed to work with.