BCHS Academic Leadership Team
Bishop Chatard is guided by an academic leadership team consisting of a principal and two vice-principals.
Mr. Joe Hansen is joining the administrative team as principal, effective July 1, 2017. Mrs. Ann Taylor serves as Vice-Principal of Academics while Mr. Ben Reilly is the school's Vice-Principal for Student Services.
Joe Hansen, Principal
Joe Hansen has a B.S. in Education from Indiana University and a M.S. in Education Administration from Butler University. He is an honorably discharged veteran of the United States Air Force.
Joe served as principal of St. Roch Catholic School from 2004-2017, where he led his school to back-to-back Four Star ratings and some of the highest test scores in the Archdiocese of Indianapolis. Prior to joining the Archdiocese, he served as a teacher and administrator in Washington Township. He began his teaching career with Indianapolis Public Schools.
Ann Taylor, Vice Principal of Academics
Ann Taylor holds a B.S. in Education and Special Education from Ball State University, a M.S. in Education from IUPUI and an Ed.S. in Administration from IUPUI.
Ann has been the BCHS Director of Instruction. The Milken Family Foundation Teacher Advancement Program and the Catholic Educator Advancement Program round out her professional activities.
Ben Reilly, Vice Principal of Student Services
Ben holds a B.S. in Secondary Education from Marian University and a M.A. in Educational Leadership from the University of Indianapolis. He is licensed as a K-12 Building Level Administrator.
Ben has also been a BCHS teacher and BCHS Dean of Students.