Governing Boards


Board of Trustees

The Board of Trustees is the governing body of the Benedictine Sisters of Virginia who own Saint Gertrude High School.

Sr. Cecilia Dwyer, OSB, ’63 President
Sr. Andrea Verchuck, OSB
Sr. Lisbeth Cruz, OSB
Sr. Glenna Smith, OSB
Sr. Kathleen Persson, OSB

Board of Visitors 2017-2018

The Saint Gertrude High School Board of Visitors is a board of limited jurisdiction established by the Head of School in consultation with the Board of Trustees of the Benedictine Sisters. All actions of the Board of Visitors are subject to the approval of the Head of School and the Board of Trustees.

Mary Ellen Stumpf ’70, Chair
Rev. Frank Baskind
Sr. Cora Marie Billings, RSM
Sr. Joanna Burley, OSB
Jennifer McKenna Dortch ’92
Sr. Cecilia Dwyer, OSB ’63
Mary Finnigan
Jane Hamilton
William F. Kastelberg, IV
Patrick Kelly
Rev. Christopher M. Malone
Jeff Marks
Cristin O’Brien ’06
William Royall

Administrative Staff on the Board

Peggy Boon, Dean of Faculty & Academics
Nancy Carrig, Dean of Student Life
Mary Finnigan, Chief Operating Officer Benedictine Sisters of VA
Renata Rafferty, Head of School