St. Rita faculty

Our Faculty


Neil Hulsewede

Neil Hulsewede | Principal

  • Bachelor of Arts-Music-Indiana University Southeast
  • Master of Arts-Teaching-Spalding University
  • Educational Specialist-Instructional Leadership & School Administration-Bellarmine University
Erin Sumner

Erin Sumner | Vice Principal

  • Bachelor of Arts-Elementary Education-University of Southern Indiana
  • Master of Arts-Elementary Education-Indiana University Southeast
  • Endorsement for Teaching Reading P-12-Indiana University Southeast
Dana Nicholson

Dana Nicholson | School Counselor

  • Bachelor of Arts-Psychology-University of Louisville
  • Master of Science-Education-Indiana University
  • Master of Science in Social Work - Kent School of Social Work at the University of Louisville
Fr. Mike Tobin

Fr. Mike Tobin | Parish/School Pastor

  • Master’s Degree in Religious Studies, Catholic University of Louvain
  • CB in Canon Law, Catholic, Louvain
  • Licentiate in Sacred Theology (STL), Louvain

Office Personnel

Tatiana Sarduy

Tatiana Sarduy | Spanish Speaking Liaison/Enrollment Officer

  • Criminal Justice, Psychology and Sociology, Bellarmine University

Certified Teachers

Erin Montfort

Erin Montfort | Kindergarten Teacher

  • Bachelor of Science-Elementary Education-Indiana University Southeast
  • Master of Science-Education-Indiana University Southeast
Samantha Bideau

Samantha Bideau | 1st Grade Teacher

  • Bachelor of Arts-Elementary Education-Learning/Behavior Disorders-University of Louisville
Natalie Napper

Natalie Napper | 2nd Grade Teacher

  • Bachelor of Arts – English – Western Kentucky University
  • Master of Science – Elementary Education – Indiana University Southeast
Debbie Tucker

Debbie Tucker | 3rd Grade Teacher

  • Bachelor of Science-Corrections-Eastern Kentucky University
  • Master of Arts-Elementary Education-University of Louisville
Whitney Osborne

Whitney Osborne | 4th Grade Teacher

  • Bachelor of Arts in Elementary Education and Special Education. Bellarmine University
Delaney Deely

Delaney Deely | 5th Grade Teacher

  • Bachelor of Arts--Elementary and Special Education--Bellarmine University
Tamara Cesare

Tamara Cesare | 6th Grade Teacher

  • Bachelor of Education - Middle School Math and Language Arts - Western Kentucky University
Drucilla Spinks

Drucilla Spinks | 7th/8th Grade ELA Teacher

  • Bachelor’s in Education from Western Kentucky University
  • Bachelor’s in English – Creative Writing from Western Kentucky University
Dominic D’Ettorre

Dominic D’Ettorre | 7th/8th grade Math/Science Teacher

  • Bachelor of Arts – Business Administration – Asbury University
  • In Progress, Masters of Arts – Teaching – Western Governors University
Madalyn Saunier

Madalyn Saunier | 7th/8th grade Religion Teacher/PE and Computer Teacher

  • Bachelor of Science – Exercise and Sport – University of Mary Hardin-Baylor
Angie Breeding

Angie Breeding | Art Teacher

  • Bachelor of Fine Arts - Indiana University Southeast
  • Master of Arts- Teaching K-12 - Spalding University
Marcella Marquez

Marcella Marquez | Spanish Teacher

  • Bachelor of Education - UNIVERSIDAD DEL VALLE DE MEXICO

Student Support Staff

Maria Carrico

Maria Carrico | Learning Coordinator

  • Bachelor of Arts – Elementary Education - University of Kentucky
  • Masters – Early Childhood Education – University of Louisville
  • Masters – Instructional Leadership and School Administration – University of Louisville
Melanie Cadima

Melanie Cadima | Reading Interventionist

  • Bachelor of Arts-Political Science-University of Louisville
  • Master of Arts-Elementary Education/Learning and Behavior Disorders P-12-Bellarmine University
Mikaela Prego

Mikaela Prego | Math Interventionist

  • Bachelor of Arts – Psychology and Business Econ – University of Notre Dame
  • Master of Education – Elementary Ed – University of Notre Dame
  • Master of Education – Leadership and Policy - Boston College

Early Childhood/Aftercare Staff

Lisa Heggie

Lisa Heggie | Early Childhood Director/PK Teacher

  • Associate of Arts-Interdisciplinary Early Childhood Education-Jefferson Community & Technical College
  • In Progress: Bachelor of Science-Interdisciplinary Early Childhood Education-Campbellsville University
Jessica Dinsmore

Jessica Dinsmore | Pre-K Teacher

Emma Leskody

Emma Leskody | Pre-K Teacher

Kelly Shiflet

Kelly Shiflet | Pre-K Teacher

Classroom Assistants

Jennifer Seibert

Jennifer Seibert | Assistant

Margarita Salinas

Margarita Salinas | Pre-K Assistant

Victoria Rowe

Victoria Rowe | Pre-K Assistant

Natalie Senger

Natalie Senger | Assistant

Ruth Ward

Ruth Ward | Assistant

Rebecca Helm

Rebecca Helm | Pre-K Assistant

Martina Dunn

Martina Dunn | Pre-K Assistant

Cafeteria & Maintenance Staff

Angel Mattingly

Angel Mattingly | Child Nutrition Director

Melissa Coyle

Melissa Coyle | Cafeteria Staff

Matthew Olges

Matthew Olges | Maintenance

Allison Turner

Allison Turner | Cafeteria Staff

April Pollock

April Pollock | Cafeteria Staff