Sisters in Educational Ministry

Sr. Kathryn Keenan is Principal of Notre Dame School, Belmont.

The focus of the Notre Dame mission has always been education.  These Sisters are active in working directly with students and guiding the direction of schools in California and around the world.


  • Sr. Carolyn Buhs, Teacher Training, Solidarity with South Sudan, South Sudan
  • Sr. Joan Burke, Professor, Tangaza College, Kenya
  • Sr. Kathryn Camacho, Vice-Principal, St. Stephen School, San Francisco
  • Sr. Liane Delsuc, Resource Specialist, Moreland Notre Dame School, Watsonville
  • Sr. Pat Hutchinson and Sr. Mary Pat McCarron – Teachers, Catholic Worker Language School, Redwood City
  • Sr. Kathryn Keenan, Principal, Notre Dame Elementary School, Belmont
  • Graduates of the Solidarity Teacher’s Training College in South Sudan, where Sr. Carolyn Buhs works.

    Sr. Lynne Marie Knapp, Teacher, Sacred Heart School, Salinas

  • Sr. Teresa Ann Leahy, Volunteer, Moreland Notre Dame School, Watsonville
  • Sr. Barbara Matasci, Director of Community Relations, Notre Dame High School, Salinas
  • Sr. Carol Miller, Graduate Director, University of San Francisco, San Francisco
  • Sr. Roseanne Murphy, Volunteer, Notre Dame de Namur University, Belmont
  • Sr. Katherine Nelson, Substitute ESL teacher, Santa Clara Adult School
  • Sr. Louise O’Reilly, California Director of Mission Integration
  • Sr. Elizabeth Plesche, Volunteer Tutor, Most Holy Trinity School, San Jose
  • , Educational Development and Montessori Pre-School teacher training, Nicaragua
  • Sr. Caroline Sanchez, Instructor, St. Julie Learning Center, St. Columbkille School, Los Angeles
  • Sr. Carol Shoup, Learning Commons Coordinator/Student Affairs, Notre Dame High School, San Jose
  • Sr. Liz Tiernan, Spiritual Life Development and Catechesis, Washington

Board of Trustees/Directors

Sr. Carol Miller with students.