Get to know St. Jerome Catholic School’s New Principal!

2022-09-06T08:12:49-07:00September 1st, 2022|Articles|

For the 2022-2023 school year, St. Jerome Catholic School community is excited to welcome Rodney Wilhelm as principal. Background – please share a little about your background and what brought you to Arizona and St. Jerome. I graduated from the University of Wyoming and began my teaching career in Ehrenberg, [...]

Letter from President & CEO: September 2022

2022-09-06T08:10:52-07:00September 1st, 2022|Articles|

Dear Friends, There is much to celebrate in the Diocese of Phoenix and city right now!  Several nominations, awards and promotions announced over past couple weeks. I admire the leadership, quality, integrity, and commitment I have witnessed to improving our community, students’ and families’ lives as well as commerce. Congratulations [...]

COO Update: September 2022

2022-09-06T08:09:27-07:00September 1st, 2022|Articles|

Welcome Back Staff and Students! The 2022-2023 school year has been busy for CEA, and we are just getting started!  It’s been wonderful to return to in-person events including STO Education Nights, New-Family Orientations, All-School Masses, Principal Meetings, Curriculum and Back to School Nights, just to name a few.  However, [...]

Alumni Showcase: Alexia Flores

2022-08-10T10:14:02-07:00August 8th, 2022|Articles|

Name, Catholic School(s) attended, years graduated: Alexia Flores, Saint Jerome Catholic School (2014),  Bourgade Catholic High School (2018), Saint Mary’s College (2022) Background: I am a second generation Mexican-American who comes from a very large, loud, and loving family of eight. I attended public school up until grade 5 where [...]

COO Update: August 2022

2022-08-08T16:04:19-07:00August 1st, 2022|Articles|

Back to School is upon CEA for the 25th Year! Working in this industry brings back fond memories of all things back-to-school!  The uniform purchases, supply shopping and book covering (wow, that really dates me) were always met with excitement and anticipation for a year filled with possibility.    This year, [...]

Welcome Jill Gossett!

2022-08-10T08:48:13-07:00August 1st, 2022|Articles|

Jill Gossett joins CEA as Director of Corporate Acquisition, focusing on growing Corporate Partnerships. She will work on building relationships with S-Corp and C-Corp business leaders, educating them about how easy it is to participate, and asking them to redirect their Arizona tax liability to support student scholarships. Jill grew [...]

COO Update: July 2022

2022-07-07T16:13:58-07:00July 1st, 2022|Articles|

Teamwork Turns Dreams Into Realities We have been busy acquiring both individual and corporate new tax credit contributors, appreciating our loyal contributors for their continued support, and marketing to the community through a variety of channels about the “best kept secret in Arizona!” Our goal of reaching more individuals and [...]