Faculty & Staff Directory

Dolores Arteaga Headshot

Spanish 1 Honors & Spanish 2 Honors Teacher

darteaga@bishopchatard.org

Education

  • B.A. Spanish & English, Augustana College
  • M.A. in Teaching, Marian University

Professional Experience

  • BCHS teacher beginning in 2022
  • Previously, 2 years as a High School Spanish teacher, 1 year as an English as a Second Language teacher
Karen Aruta Headshot

Education

  • B.A. Wheaton College, Massachusetts

Professional Experience

  • With the BCHS Enrollment Department since 2022
  • Continuing Legal Education Coordinator for Indiana Lawyer
  • Public Notice Coordinator for IBJ/Court & Commercial Record (divisions of IBJ Media)
Lisa Barnes Headshot

W131 | Reading, Writing, Inquiry; Sports Literature Teacher

lbarnes@bishopchatard.org

Extracurriculars

  • Senior Moderator

Education

  • B.S., Secondary Education, Indiana University Southeast
  • M.S., Secondary Education, Indiana University Southeast

Professional Experience

  • Bishop Chatard teacher since the 2010-2011 school year
  • Prior to that, teacher for six years at St. Lawrence
  • Started teaching career at Castle High School, then Lebanon High School.
Elizabeth Bath Headshot

Introduction to 2D Art, Theology III Teacher

ebath@bishopchatard.org

Education

  • B.A. in Catholic Studies, Marian University, Spring 2022
  • B.A. in P-12 Education, Marian University, Spring 2022
  • B.A. in Visual Arts, Marian University, Spring 2022

Professional Experience

  • Teacher at BCHS since 2022
Molly Card Beckmann Headshot

Education

  • Bachelors Degree in Community Health, Southern Illinois University at Carbondale

Professional Experience

  • Head Tennis Coach at BCHS beginning in 2022
  • Current Tennis Professional at Indianapolis Racquet Club 2017-present
  • Past Tennis Professional at Five Seasons Sports Club 2003-2017
  • United States Professional Tennis Association Midwest President 2010-2012
  • Central Indiana Tennis Association Current Board Member (2022)
Tim Boyle Headshot

Director of Student Life; Theology IV Teacher

tboyle@bishopchatard.org

Extracurriculars

  • Winter Athletic Events Manager

Education

  • B.S., Sport Sciences, Ohio University
  • BLA., Administration, Marian University
  • M.A., Franciscan University of Steubenville, Theology & Christian Ministry, Catechetics Specialization

Professional Experience

  • Director of Student Services, beginning in 2022
  • BCHS teacher since 2012
  • Athletic Director at Oldenburg Academy, Oldenburg, IN, 2007-2012
Helen Brannigan Headshot

Extracurriculars

  • Retreat Team

Education

  • B.A., History and Secondary Education, Murray State University
  • M.A., Theology, University of Notre Dame

Professional Experience

  • BCHS teacher since 2021
  • Campus Ministry Intern at the Diocese of Owensboro, two years
  • Missionary with Fellowship of Catholic University Students (FOCUS), three years
Beth Brogan Headshot

Director of Academic Support
Language Arts/Math Lab 9 Teacher

bbrogan@bishopchatard.org

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Extracurriculars

  • Senior Class moderator

Education

  • B.A., Purdue University
  • Orton-Gillingham certification

Professional Experience

  • Joined BCHS in 2001
  • Special Education teacher in Washington Township and St. Matthew Parish School prior to that
Amy Bultinck Headshot

Girls Physical Education, Health, Lifetime Fitness Teacher

abultinck@bishopchatard.org

Education

  • B.S., Physical Education/Health and Athletic Training, Butler University
  • M.S, Effective Teaching and Leadership, Butler University

Professional Experience

  • BCHS teacher beginning in 2021
  • Adjunct Professor at Butler University: 2012-2021
  • Teacher at New Palestine High School: 2001-2010
  • Head Athletic Trainer at New Palestine High School: 2001-2004
Michael Carney Headshot

AP US History, World History: Modern teacher, Head Boys Soccer Coach

mcarney@bishopchatard.org

Extracurriculars

  • Head Boys Soccer Coach

Education

  • B.S.Ed., Secondary Education Social Studies, IUPUI

Professional Experience

  • BCHS teacher beginning in 2021
  • U.S. History teacher, Arsenal Tech High School, 2018-20
  • Special Education teacher, Broad Ripple High School, 2017-2018

Education

  • B.A. and M.S. in Athletic Training
  • M.S. in Biology
  • Associates in Physical Therapy Assistance

Professional Experience

  • Athletic Trainer at BCHS beginning in 2022
  • Speedway Certified Athletic Trainer (ATC) for 5 years
  • Float ATC for Herron, International, Tindley
  • ATC for the Pacer’s officials, Butler Ice Hockey, Indianapolis Impalas, Columbus Vanguard, Indianapolis Alleycats, and World’s Strongest Man
  • ATC at Miami University (Ohio) for Cross Country and Track & Field
  • ATC at Wake Forest University for Football
Stephanie Courtney Headshot

World History & Civilization, Geography and History of the World Teacher

scourtney@bishopchatard.org

Extracurriculars

  • Assistant boys & girls Tennis Coach

Education

  • B.S. Secondary Education-Social Studies, Ball State University
  • M.A. Special Education, Saint Joseph’s University

Professional Experience

  • BCHS teacher beginning in 2022
  • 15 previous years of teaching:
    2 years of social studies at Brownsburg East Middle School,
    7 years of special education at Westlane Middle School,
    5 years of social studies and social justice at Westlane Middle School
  • In 2022, in 2nd year of social studies teaching methods at Hanover University
Maura Day Headshot

Honors English 10, AP Literature/Composition, Beginning Journalism Teacher

mday@bishopchatard.org

Extracurriculars

  • Assistant Cross Country Coach
  • Freshman Basketball Announcer

Education

  • B.A., Marquette University
  • Master’s degree, Butler University

Professional Experience

  • Bishop Chatard teacher since 2006
  • Taught middle school Language Arts in Louisville for 4 years prior to that
Lisa Dibrell Headshot

Education

  • B.S. Secondary Education, Spanish & English, Indiana University

Professional Experience

  • BCHS teacher beginning in 2021
  • 36 years in Education & Training: 22 in Public Education in Texas, 15 of those in diverse Title I school
  • Fishers High School teacher: 1 semester
Michael Dlugosz Headshot

Education

  • Food & Nutritional Services Professional Training Program, University of North Dakota
  • Ivy Tech University, Indianapolis
  • Certified Dietary Manager-C.D.M.
  • Certified Food Protection Professional-C.F.P.P.
  • Association of Foodservice Professionals, Active Member

Professional Experience

  • Bishop Chatard Food Manager since 2019
  • Food Service Director, Little Sisters of the Poor St Augustine Home for the Aged, 2012-2019
  • 10+Years Culinary Experience
Mark Duray Headshot

Director of Music
A Cappella Choir, Band, Piano, Vox Troiano, Guitar teacher

mduray@bishopchatard.org

Education

  • B.M.Ed., Valparaiso University, 1995
  • M.M.Ed., VanderCook College of Music, Chicago, 2017

Professional Experience

  • Joined BCHS in the Fall 2018
  • Currently Director of Music, St. Elizabeth Seton Catholic Church
  • Member of Mon Choeur Vocal Chamber Ensemble
  • Session Vocalist for Air Born Recording Group, Indianapolis
  • Music Educator at Speedway High School, beginning 1995; Guerin Catholic H.S. Music Director & Director of Fine Arts, 2004-2018
  • Active in music education and ministry for over 36 years
Chelsea Everhart Headshot

Education

  • B.S., English, Indiana State University
  • Masters, Library Science, Indiana University

Professional Experience

  • With BCHS beginning in 2022
  • Public Library Children’s Librarian/Department Head, 16 years
  • School Librarian/Library Supervisor, 14 years
Grace Fahrbach Headshot

American Sign Language 1, 2, 3 Teacher

gfahrbach@bishopchatard.org

Education

  • Special Education and Deaf Education, Ball State University

Professional Experience

  • BCHS teacher beginning in 2022
  • Teacher at Saint Pius X Catholic School, 7 years before coming to BCHS
Mike Ford Headshot

Education

  • B.S., Business, Butler University
  • MBA, Butler University

Professional Experience

  • Xerox Corporation-Administration/Management Training
  • Indiana Sports Corporation-Sports & Operations Director
  • Arthritis Foundation of Indiana-President/CEO
J.T. Funk Headshot

Vice President of Institutional Advancement

jfunk@bishopchatard.org

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Education

  • J.D., Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
  • B.S., Secondary Education, English, Indiana University Bloomington

Professional Experience

  • BCHS English teacher from 2005-2006 and 2008-2014
  • Waldron Tate Bowen Funk Spandau LLC Law Firm: Founding member and partner
  • BCHS VP beginning in 2022

Extracurriculars

  • Assistant Coach for Central Indiana Knights Hockey Club
Laura Gorr Headshot

Education

  • B.A., Pyschology and Criminal Justice, Indiana University
  • M.A., Countseling and Guidance Services, Ball State University

Professional Experience

  • BCHS Social Worker since 2019
  • School Counselor, Enlace Academy: 2016-2019
  • Therapist at One Sensible Solution: 2016 – 2019
  • School-based and home-based counseling
MaryBeth Graves Headshot

Extracurriculars

  • Assistant Cheerleading Coach

Education

  • Secondary English Education degree with a minor in Religious Studies, Indiana University

Professional Experience

  • Bishop Chatard teacher since Fall 2017
  • Previously, student teacher at a Bloomington private school
Matthew Green Headshot

AP Computer Science Principles, Computer Science II: Python, AP Statistics, Algebra I Teacher

mrgreen@bishopchatard.org

Education

  • B.A. Mathematics and Religious Studies, Claremont McKenna College
  • M.A. Curriculum and Instruction, American College of Education

Professional Experience

  • BCHS teacher beginning in 2022
  • Mathematics teacher, 13 years in California prior to BCHS
Kathryn Grose Headshot

Director of Early Childhood Education, Trojan Tots Preschool

kgrose@bishopchatard.org

(317) 254-5437

Education

  • B.S. in Child Development and Family Life, Indiana State University

Professional Experience

  • Director of Early Childhood Education at Bishop Chatard Trojan Tots Preschool since 2022
  • Trojan Trojan Tots Freshmen Teacher (Infant Room) 2010-2022
  • Workked in a childcare/preschool setting since 2005
Michael Harmon Headshot

Assistant Director of Athletics
Head Baseball Coach

mharmon@bishopchatard.org

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Extracurriculars

  • Head Baseball Coach

Education

  • M.A., Arts and Letters, Political Science, University of Notre Dame
  • Teaching Certification, Butler University

Professional Experience

  • Assistant Branch Manager / Loan Officer for Bank One
Marika Harrison Headshot

Biology, Integrated Chemistry-Physics Teacher

mharrison@bishopchatard.org

Education

  • M.S., University of Florida, Microbiology and Cell Science
  • B.S., Butler University, Biology

Professional Experience

  • BCHS teacher since 2020
  • 3 years previous science teaching experience
John Hasty Headshot

Education

  • B.A., History, Marian University
  • MAT, Education, Marian University
  • BLA, Administration, Marian University

Professional Experience

  • BCHS Principal beginning in 2022
  • Social Studies teacher, Roncalli High School, 7 years
  • Assistant Principal for Student Life, Roncalli H.S., 2021-22
Monica Helfrich Headshot

Education

  • B.S., Psychology, Purdue University
  • M.S.Ed, School Counseling, Indiana University

Professional Experience

  • BCHS Director of Counseling, 2022-present
  • BCHS School Counselor, 2016-2022
  • BCHS Director of Alumni Relations, 2012-2016
  • BCHS Academic Support Instructor, 2016-17
Matthew Hilton Headshot

Theology III, Theology IV: Social Justice Teacher

mhilton@bishopchatard.org

Extracurriculars

  • Sophomore Class Moderator
  • Cross Country Coach

Education

  • Bachelor’s degree, English and Education, Indiana University
  • Master’s degree, Theology, St. Meinrad School of Theology

Professional Experience

  • Bishop Chatard teacher since 2009
Katie Hilton Headshot

Composition 11, English 10 Honors, Creative Writing Teacher

khilton@bishopchatard.org

Extracurriculars

  • Assistant Cross Country Coach
  • Junior Class Moderator
  • Film Club Moderator
  • A Promise to Keep Coordinator

Education

  • B.A., English, Indiana University
  • B.A., Biology, Indiana University

Professional Experience

  • Bishop Chatard teacher since 2015
  • Prior to coming to BCHS, taught at Cardinal Ritter for 4 years and Providence Cristo Rey for 1 year
Anne Homan Headshot

Education

  • B.A., English, Fordham University

Professional Experience

  • BCHS Director beginning in 2021
  • Assistant Director of Championships NCAA, 2013-2018
  • Assistant to the Principal, Bishop Chatard, 2010-2013
Amanda Horan Headshot

AP Chemistry, Hon. Chemistry, Chemistry I Teacher

ahoran@bishopchatard.org

Extracurriculars

  • Trobotics Coach

Education

  • B.S., Chemical Engineering, Purdue University
  • M.S., Science Education, IUPUI

Professional Experience

  • Bishop Chatard teacher since 2011
  • Engineer at Eli Lilly for 5 years prior to entering the teaching profession
Julie Jerrell Headshot

Professional Experience

  • BCHS Girls Lacrosse coach since 2008
  • Played at Purdue University and continued in post-collegiate programs in Chicago, S. Florida, North Carolina and Indiana
  • Coached and officiated in numerous youth through collegiate programs
Lisa Johnson Headshot

AP Art History, AP 3D Art, AP 2D Art, Drawing Teacher

ljohnson@bishopchatard.org

Extracurriculars

  • Art Club Moderator

Education

  • M.A., Art Education, University of Cincinnati
  • M.F.A., Pratt Institute
  • B.F.A., University of Cincinnati

Professional Experience

  • Bishop Chatard teacher since 2016
  • Teacher at both the secondary and university level for over 20 years prior
Mark Jones Headshot

Algebra II, Probability & Statistics Teacher

mjones@bishopchatard.org

Education

  • B.A., Business Administration, Butler University
  • Certificate in Secondary Education, Indiana Wesleyan University

Professional Experience

  • College Director of Admissions
Jim Joven Headshot

Head Boys Volleyball Coach

Education

  • Law Degree, Maurer School of Law, Indiana U.

Professional Experience

  • Joined BCHS as head boys volleyball coach in 2019
  • JV BCHS boys volleyball coach in 2019
  • Assistant Volleyball Coach: The Academy Volleyball Club
  • Boys Volleyball Coordinator: St. Simon Catholic School
Maggie Kassenbrock Headshot

Yearbook, Advanced Media, Digital Design & Beginning Photography Teacher

mkassenbrock@bishopchatard.org

Extracurriculars

  • Assistant Softball Coach

Education

  • B.A., Journalism, Public Relations; Indiana University

Professional Experience

  • BCHS teacher beginning in 2022
  • Saint Simon the Apostle 5th Grade Teacher
Sami Katra Headshot

Extracurriculars

  • Kindness Taskforce moderator

Education

  • M.S., School Counseling, Marian University

Professional Experience

  • School Counselor at BCHS since 2022
  • Substitute teacher, Trojan Tots, 2019-2022
Joel Kelley Headshot

Extracurriculars

  • Moderator of the Pro-Life Club, Ultimate Frisbee Club and Peer Ministry

Education

  • B.A. in Catholic Studies, Marian University, Fall 2020
  • B.A. in Spanish, Marian University, Fall 2020

Professional Experience

  • BCHS Campus Ministry since 2020
  • Worked with One Bread One Cup at St. Meinrad, as well as the Missionary Disciples Institute at Marian University.
Mallory (Curtin) Kirschner Headshot

Extracurriculars

  • Freshman Class Moderator
  • Assistant Cross Country Coach
  • Sophomore Retreat Leader

Education

  • B.A., English, B.A., Secondary Education, Marian University
  • Reading Specialist certification, M.Ed., Literacy Instruction, University of Cincinnati

Professional Experience

  • Bishop Chatard teacher since 2013
Joseph Knight Headshot

Geography, Ethnic Studies, Debate Teacher

jknight@bishopchatard.org

Extracurriculars

  • Improv Team, Student Council facilitator, Cross Country coach

Education

  • B.A., Social Studies Education, Purdue University

Professional Experience

  • BCHS teacher since 2021
Michelle Kowal Headshot

Academic Support Team Instructor
Applied Math: Algebra I Teacher

mkowal@bishopchatard.org

Extracurriculars

  • BCHS For Kids Moderator

Education

  • B.S., Indiana University

Professional Experience

  • Joined Bishop Chatard in 2012
  • Prior, worked as a teacher and for the State of Indiana
Peggy Linard Headshot

Education

  • Elementary Education, Special Education: IUPUI
  • Masters in Education, Special Education, Butler University

Professional Experience

  • With BCHS since 2018
  • Worked 18 years at St. Thomas Aquinas Middle School
Vincent Lorenzano Headshot

Dean of Students; Director of Safety and Wellness

vlorenzano@bishopchatard.org

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Education

  • B.A., Business Administration and Economics
  • M.A., Education
  • PLP School Administration

Professional Experience

  • Joined Bishop Chatard in 2000
  • BCHS Head Football Coach 2000-2016
  • Mississinewa High School, Educator, Head Football Coach, 1993-2000
  • Cardinal Ritter High School, Dean, Head Football Coach: 1988-1993
  • Cathedral High School, Educator, Assistant Football Coach: 1983-1988
Kelly Lucas Headshot

Education

  • B.S., Ball State University

Professional Experience

  • Editor & Publisher, Indiana Lawyer Newspaper (IBJ Media)
  • Director of Communications & Special Events, BCHS
  • Freelance Writer
  • Public Affairs Specialist, National Association of Independent Insurers
  • Director of Majority Caucus Services, Indiana State Senate
Heather Lyon Headshot

Professional Experience

  • BCHS Volleyball Coach assistant for 6 years; 2019: Begins BCHS Head Coach position
  • Munciana Volleyball Club: coach
  • Ball State Club Volleyball
  • Major contributor on 2 Muncie Central High School state championship teams
Jamie Marx Headshot

AP English Language/Composition, Genres of Literature Hon. Teacher

jmarx@bishopchatard.org

Education

  • B.S., English and Education
  • M.S., Counseling

Professional Experience

  • English teacher for 7 years
  • School counselor since 2000
Gayle Mass Headshot

Geometry, Honors Geometry Teacher

gmass@bishopchatard.org

Extracurriculars

  • After school tutoring and supervision

Education

  • B.S., Secondary Education, University of Evansville
  • M.A., Math Education, DePaul University

Professional Experience

  • Bishop Chatard teacher since 1998
  • Adjunct faculty at IUPUC, 1998-2000, Columbus, IN
  • Taught at Lake Zurich High School, Lake Zurich, IL, 1982-1987
  • Holmes Jr. High School, Buffalo Grove, IL, 1981-1982
  • Family & Children’s Center On-Grounds School, Mishawaka, IN, 1979-1981
Michele McCarthy Headshot

Education

  • M.A., Higher Education Administration; Michigan State University
  • B.A., International Studies, Miami University

Experience

  • With Bishop Chatard H.S. since 2017
  • 2013-2015: Facilitator, Gateway Program, Park Tudor School, Indianapolis
  • 2011-2012: Adjunct Instructor, Ivy Tech Community College, Indianapolis
  • 1998-1999: Student Leadership Training Graduate Assistant; Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI
  • 1993-1998: Program Associate, The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
Robert McLain Headshot

Extracurriculars

  • PA work for various sporting events at the school

Education

  • B.S., Meteorology, University of Wisconsin at Madison

Professional Experience

  • Worked at Bishop Chatard in the Library since 2005
  • TV meteorologist, Channel 6 in Indianapolis, 1972-2002
  • TV meteorologist, WKZO TV in Kalamazoo, MI, 1969-1971
  • Weather Officer in the US Navy, 1967-1969
Monica Meyer Headshot

Education

  • RN, BSN

Professional Experience

  • Worked in the BCHS nursing office since 2012
  • Neuro critical care at IU Hospital, Methodist Campus since 2000
  • Guest teacher with Marian University’s Leighton School of Nursing as Adjunct Faculty since 2008
Joe Milharcic Headshot

Extracurriculars

  • Assistant Baseball Coach
  • Senior Retreat Program

Education

  • B.A., Social Studies Secondary Education, Purdue University

Professional Experience

  • Teacher and Assistant Baseball coach at Bishop Chatard since 2004
Greg Miller Headshot

US History, US History Honors Teacher
Head Boys & Girls Bowling

gmiller@bishopchatard.org

Extracurriculars

  • Voice of the Trojans (football)
  • Conspiracy Theory Club Moderator
  • Senior Retreat Leader
  • Bible Study.

Education

  • B.S., Social Studies, University of Indianapolis
  • M.Ed., Education, Indiana Wesleyan University

Professional Experience

  • Taught Art / History at Beech Grove Middle School
  • Taught Art at St. Gabriel Parish.
Molly Mohrfeld Headshot

English 9, Intro to Public Speaking, Themes in Lit: Short Stories Teacher

mmohrfeld@bishopchatard.org

Education

  • B.A., Secondary Education, Indiana University School of Education

Professional Experience

  • Bishop Chatard teacher since 2017
  • Student taught at Roncalli High School
Pam Nixon Headshot

Extracurriculars

  • National Honor Society Moderator

Education

  • B.A., Elementary Education, Purdue University
  • M.S., School Counseling, Butler University

Professional Experience

  • 2 years as an elementary teacher in Lawrence Township
  • 9 years in the Office of Admission at Butler University, most recently as Assistant Director of Admission and Coordinator of Multicultural Recruitment
Maria Portman Headshot

Honors Algebra II, Algebra II Teacher

mportman@bishopchatard.org

Extracurriculars

  • Book Club Moderator

Education

  • B.A., Mathematics and Secondary Education, Marian University

Professional Experience

  • BCHS teacher beginning in 2021
  • Catholic Grade School teacher, Indianapolis, 1 year
Gary Pritts Headshot

Physics, AP Physics, Principles of Engineering Teacher

gpritts@bishopchatard.org

Extracurriculars

  • Trobotics Team Coach
  • Theology of the Body
  • Book Club Moderator

Education

  • B.S., Physics, University of Notre Dame
  • MST, Adolescent Science Education, Fordham University

Professional Experience

  • Bishop Chatard teacher since 2012
  • Worked in education since 2007
  • Taught science since 2009
Vince Purichia Headshot

Boys Physical Education, Athletic Weight Training Teacher

vpurichia@bishopchatard.org

Extracurriculars

  • Assistant Football Coach, Assistant Baseball Coach

Education

  • St. Joseph’s College (IN), B.S. Physical Education

Professional Experience

  • BCHS teacher beginning in 2022
  • 17 previous years in Catholic education
Kyle Reh Headshot

Education

  • B.S., University of Louisville

Professional Experience

  • BCHS Athletic Director, beginning in 2022
  • Assistant Athletic Director at Saint Xavier High School (Louisville, KY); 2020-2022
  • Director of Business Operations, Louisville Bats. With the organization for 16 years
  • Assistant Athletic Director for Ticket Operations, Ohio University, 1 year
Ben Reilly Headshot

Vice Principal of School Operations

breilly@bishopchatard.org

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Education

  • B.A., Marian College
  • M.A., University of Indianapolis

Professional Experience

  • Joined Bishop Chatard High School in 2003
  • I have taught health and PE
  • Was assistant girls soccer coach for 3 years, head coach for 9 years
  • Director of Facilities at BCHS for 4 years
Michael Reith Headshot

Architectural Design 1, Architectural Design 2 Teacher

mreith@bishopchatard.org

Education

  • B.S., Business, Indiana University

Professional Experience

  • BCHS teacher since 2009
  • Working at BSA LifeStructures, 1999 to present
  • Have 26 years experience in the design and construction industry
Katie Riggs Headshot

Campus Ministry Administrative Assistant

kriggs@bishopchatard.org

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Education

  • B.A., Science, Indiana University

Professional Experience

  • At BCHS since 2021
  • Office Manager, Rapp Medical Systems 1999 – 2013
  • Volunteer at St. Luke School since 2010
  • Substitute teacher St. Luke Preschool since 2020
Traci Rodgers Headshot

Spanish II, IV Honors & AP Spanish

trodgers@bishopchatard.org

Education

  • B.A., Indiana State University
  • M.ED., Indiana Wesleyan University

Professional Experience

  • BCHS teacher beginning in 2021
  • World Language Department Chair & Spanish teacher, North Central High School, Washington Township
  • 30+ years of experience teaching in Pike, Washington and Lawrence Townships
Ken Roseman Headshot

Education

  • B.S, Health & Physical Education, Minor Special Education, Marian College

Professional Experience

  • BCHS coach beginning in 2021
  • IPS teacher, Health/Physical Education, special education, 21+ years
Margaret Ruffing Headshot

Education

  • B.S., Michigan State University

Professional Experience

  • Director of Fund Development at BCHS since 2014
  • BCHS, Executive Assistant to President Bill Sahm, 2008-2014
  • Butler University, Office of the Dean, School of Journalism 2004-2008
Bill Sahm Headshot

Education

  • B.A., Bachelor of Letters, American Studies, University of Notre Dame.

Professional Experience

  • Bishop Chatard president since 2007
  • BCHS Board of Regents, 1994 – 2003
  • BCHS Board of Regents inaugural chairperson, 1994 – 1997
  • Member of the North Deanery Board of Education, 1993 – 1994
  • Theology teacher and coach, Roncalli High School, 7 years
  • Commercial real estate leasing, management and development, 23 years
Beth Schafer Headshot

Extracurriculars

  • Student Council facilitator

Education

  • B.A., English Education, Purdue University

Professional Experience

  • BCHS teacher beginning in 2021
  • North Montgomery (Crawfordsville) teacher, 1 year
Joshua Schaffner Headshot

Extracurriculars

  • Assistant Track & Field Coach
  • Cooking Club Moderator
  • Trivia Club

Education

  • Masters, Theology, Notre Dame

Experience

  • BCHS teacher since 2018
  • Pilgrimage Provider 2016-2018
  • Parish Pastoral Associate, 2009-2016
Katie Schaffner Headshot

Calculus Honors, Calculus AB:AP Teacher

kschaffner@bishopchatard.org

Extracurriculars

  • Sophomore Class Moderator
  • Sophomore Retreat Coordinator

Education

  • Bachelor’s degree, Math/Theology, Notre Dame
  • Master’s in Education, Notre Dame University

Professional Experience

  • Bishop Chatard teacher since fall 2004
  • I taught from 2001-2004 at Resurrection Middle/High School in Pascagoula, MS
Ellen Schroeder Headshot

Academic Support Team Instructor, Essential Skills Instructor

eschroeder@bishopchatard.org

Extracurriculars

  • Volleyball Coach

Education

  • B.A., Public Affairs, Indiana University, Indianapolis

Professional Experience

  • Bishop Chatard teacher since 2017
  • This is her first teaching position
Alice Scott Headshot

Education

  • Bachelors in Human Development and Family Studies and Minor in Psychology, Indiana State University
  • Masters in Applied Behavior Analysis with an Emphasis in Autism, Ball State University

Professional Experience

  • With BCHS beginning in 2022
  • Social Worker for the Indiana Department of Child Services
  • Behavioral Consultant for the Autism Community
Kim Shaw Headshot

Biology, Biology Honors Teacher

kshaw@bishopchatard.org

Extracurriculars

  • St. Augustine Prom Moderator
  • Retreat Team – Junior Girl’s Retreat
  • Senior Retreat Leader

Education

  • B.S., Biology and Physical Education, Ball State University
  • M.S., Secondary Education, Indiana University

Professional Experience

  • First taught at BCHS from 1988-1992
  • Returned to Bishop Chatard in 2005
  • Previously, science teacher at Scecina Memorial High School
  • Nursing School for several years only to return to the teaching profession
Libbie Steiner Headshot

Executive Director of Mission Integration

Lsteiner@bishopchatard.org

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Education

  • B.A., Theology and Spanish, Boston College
  • M.A., Theology, University of Notre Dame
  • Echo Graduate Service Program, University of Notre Dame

Professional Experience

  • BCHS Campus Ministry beginning 2021
  • Rector of Ryan Hall at the University of Notre Dame, 2019-2021
  • Echo Program Apprentice at Saint Gabriel the Archangel Catholic Church, Indianapolis, 2017-2019
Renae Stoudt Headshot

AP Psychology, Economics, AP Macroeconomics Teacher

rstoudt@bishopchatard.org

Extracurriculars

  • Investment Club Moderator

Education

  • B.S., Education, majoring in Social Studies, Magna Cum Laude, University of North Dakota
  • Master’s degree, Education with Technology focus, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis

Professional Experience

  • BCHS teacher since 2014
  • Teacher at Ben Davis High School, 2011-2012 school
  • Teacher at Marian High School, 2003-2011
  • Teacher at Salina High School South, 2001-2002
Holly Stults Headshot

Education

  • Dance & Theatre Performance Degree, Ball State University

Professional Experience

  • BCHS Theatre Director beginning 2019
  • Education Program Director, Booth Tarkington Civic Theatre
  • Taught at the University of Indianapolis as well as Ball State, Taylor, and Anderson Universities
  • Dance studio, church, school teacher
  • Actress at Beef & Boards, Phoenix Theatre, Actors Theatre of Indiana, Civic Theatre, Indy Fringe and others
Quentin Swaim Headshot

Education

  • B.S, Athletic Training with a minor in Massage Therapy, Indiana State University
  • M.Ed., Exercise Science, Wichita State University
  • Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS)
  • CrossFit Level 1 coach (CF-L1)

Professional Experience

  • With BCHS beginning in 2022
  • Employed by D1 Training / Finch Creek since 2020
  • 13 years experience with men’s soccer
  • Div. 1 Sprinter
Sandy Taylor Headshot

Spanish III, Spanish III Honors Teacher

staylor@bishopchatard.org

Extracurriculars

  • Junior Class Moderator, Spanish National Honor Society Moderator

Education

  • B.A., Secondary Spanish Education
  • B.A., Business Administration, with a minor in voice

Professional Experience

  • BCHS teacher beginning in 2021
  • 13 years of prior teaching at Fishers, Carmel and Heritage Christian
  • Previously worked in social work and HR
Stephanie Tebbe Headshot

AP Biology, Honors Anatomy & Physiology, Honors Biology Teacher

stebbe@bishopchatard.org

Extracurriculars

  • Cross Country and Track Assistant Coach
  • Brain Game Moderator
  • Data Team

Education

  • B.S., Biology Education, Purdue University
  • M.S., School Counseling, Butler University

Professional Experience

  • Bishop Chatard teacher since 2000
Jeff Wise Headshot

Latin I, Latin II, Latin III, AP Latin Teacher

jwise@bishopchatard.org

Education

  • B.S. in Bible, Kentucky Christian University
  • M.A.T. in Theology and Biblical Studies, Fuller Theological Seminary

Professional Experience

  • BCHS teacher since 2022
  • Latin and Humanities teacher, The Oaks Academy Middle School, for 9 years before joining BCHS in 2022
  • Thirteen years of experience in Ministry prior to teaching
Christa Wynk Headshot

Education

  • B.A. Finance & International Business Admin, Ohio State University

Professional Experience

  • Financial Controller in the HR industry for 9+ years before coming to BCHS in March 2022
Tristan Zavaleta Headshot

Theatre Arts I, Theatre Arts Improv, Applied Music: Ukelele Teacher

tzavaleta@bishopchatard.org

Extracurriculars

  • After School Assistant Theatre Director, Improv Team Coach

Education

  • B.S., Theatre Education, Ball State University

Professional Experience

  • BCHS teacher beginning in 2021
  • Guerin Catholic teacher, 2020-2021
  • Cathedral HS Theatre Director, 2019-2020

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