Principal/Superintendent Chris Reid received his Bachelor of Arts degree in History in 1982 and in 1985 he earned Single Subject and Multiple Subjects Credentials from California State University, Chico.
Chris has been an educator for over 30 years serving as a teacher, mentor teacher, reading specialist, vice principal, and principal.
Chris and Teresa raised their family in Paradise. In addition to the work he does with the PCMS community, Chris also enjoys playing softball, reading books, playing music with family and friends, and spending time with his grandchildren.
Mrs. Lander’s experience with education includes, mother of five, grandmother to 16 grandchildren.
She has been in education for 42 years, including the following roles: preschool director, classroom teacher, principal of two K-8 schools, math mentor for CUSD, an instructional coach, trainer for a math publishing company, University Instructor and Supervisor for both teachers and administrators.
Her three greatest passions are kids, learning and teaching! She feels honored to support the amazing staff of PCMS!
Jennifer joined PCMS as the School Office Manager in 2019. She was the school secretary at St. Thomas More Catholic School for 9 years, then she was Data Tech at Paradise High School for 2 years, she was the Principal’s Secretary at Ridgeview High School for 2 years and 5 years at Achieve Charter School, and finally 8 years as the Confidential Executive Assistant for the Superintendent prior.
She treasures working with students. Jennifer enjoys spending time with her husband and family. Her hobbies include painting and sculpting, outdoor activities, and traveling. She and her husband live in Paradise.