Connelly Contact Winter 2021


Faculty Spotlight: Nurse Gillette

Return to News Page Faculty Spotlight: Nurse Gillette Cindy Gillette reached a milestone anniversary last year as an employee at Holy Child. Gillette, or “Nurse” as she is affectionately called by students and faculty, celebrated her 15th anniversary as the school’s nurse in 2020. An alumna from the class of 1979, Gillette came to Holy…

Hybrid Learning at Holy Child

Return to News Page Hybrid Learning at Holy Child There is a lot that goes into making hybrid learning work. It is not just about classroom cameras, microphones, laptops, and a broadband internet connection. Although, these are important. Very important. There is also collaboration, trust, the joy of learning, the love of teaching, school pride,…

Celebrating 175 Years of the Society of the Holy Child Jesus

Return to News Page Celebrating 175 Years of the Society of the Holy Child Jesus On the most gorgeous October day, we gathered on the turf field for an outdoor Mass to celebrate Founder’s Day. It was the first time a full cohort of students (the half that are on campus that week) gathered all…

Living a Life of Actions Not Words: Holy Child’s Christian Service Program

Return to News Page Living a Life of Actions Not Words: Holy Child’s Christian Service Program The Christian Service Program at Holy Child seeks to form students who live out our motto: “Actions Not Words.” This comprehensive program allows all grade levels to participate in service and reflection as a community. With the many changes…

Alumnae Spotlight: Tahana Augustin ’16

Return to News Page Alumnae Spotlight: Tahana Augustin, Class of 2016 People are like chemical compounds, complex combinations of atoms and molecules forged by their experiences and environment. In the words of Carl Gustav Jung, “The meeting of two personalities is like the contact of two chemical substances: if there is any reaction, both are…

Alumnae Spotlight: Natalie Pascale Catliota ’05

Return to News Page Alumnae Spotlight: Natalie Pascale Catliota, Class of 2005 Natalie Pascale Catliota’s story is a motivating one of what it truly means to rise to the top. Just as she did at Holy Child, she took every opportunity that was given to her, and learned from it. Natalie, class of 2005, studied…

Alumnae Spotlight: Noreen Miyake-Char ’93

Return to News Page Alumnae Spotlight: Noreen Miyake-Char, Class of 1993 Noreen Miyake-Char, Holy Child Class of 1993, says she never sought out a career in the investment industry. Rather, the industry found her. After graduating from The George Washington University with a communications degree, Noreen was working at a temp agency, just as she…


Dani Perraut DeWitt
Chief Advancement Officer
301.365.0955 x2123

Suzi Montes de Oca '74
Director of Development & Alumnae Relations
301.365.0955 x2122

Julie Connelly
Associate Director of Development and Special Asst. to Head of School

Gabi Santos
Parent Relations Manager

Kelly York Kelley '97
Director of Constituent Engagement

Becky Mulholland
Annual Fund Manager