Director of Advancement
Founded in 1956 by the Apostles of the Sacred Heart of Jesus (ASCJ), Cor Jesu Academy (“CJA”) has fostered a strong and vibrant Catholic tradition in educating young women in Grades 9-12. Deeply rooted in ASCJ-inspired charism, CJA’s college- and career-preparatory program is known as much for empowering young women to transform the world for good through faith, compassion, integrity and impassioned service to others as it is for academic rigor and its innovative educational approaches. With over 5,550 alumnae, CJA maintains an annual enrollment of nearly 600 students who are supported by 90+ dedicated faculty, staff, and religious sisters. Based in southwest St. Louis County, you can learn more about CJA at www.corjesu.org.
CJA is proud to announce the expansion of its advancement team! In alignment with strategic endeavors, leadership giving will play a critical role in Cor Jesu’s growth. As such, Katie Thiemann (the current Director of Advancement) will dedicate all of her time to cultivating this important group of donors. Her transition creates an opening for an experienced and dynamic Director of Advancement to provide a strategic vision, inspirational team leadership, and general oversight for all of CJA’s annual giving, admissions, major events, corporate partnerships, and alumnae relations.
Reporting directly to CJA’s President, Sr. Barbara Thomas, this new leader will: