Mrs. Schubert is the Director of the ALA-Ironwood Elementary campus. She joined ALA-Gilbert in 2012 as an experienced, award-winning elementary teacher, and was promoted to Assistant Director the following year. As Assistant Director from 2013-2015, she helped lead the Gilbert campus to achieve the highest “A” rating in district history.
She holds a Master’s Degree in Education from Plymouth State University and a Bachelor’s Degree in English from the University of California, Davis. Cristina was born into a large Portuguese-American family and was raised in Morgan Hill, CA.
Over 10 years ago, she moved to Arizona with her husband, Charles. She has two sons; Chaz (9, a 4th grader at IWE) and Liam (4). In addition to her background in education, she is an accomplished dance instructor and published author.