Administration

 

 

Paul Mullaney

President

Ext. 1519
pmullaney@bishopnoll.org

Mr. Mullaney became Bishop Noll’s first president on Jan. 6, 2014, after a career in journalism that included 23 years at The Times of Northwest Indiana and six at The Press-Enterprise in Riverside, Calif. He was The Times’ managing editor for seven years before coming to Noll.

Mr. Mullaney graduated in 1977 from Bishop Noll and in1981 from the University of Notre Dame (B.A. American studies/communications). In 2011, the Notre Dame Club of Northwest Indiana presented him with its Award of the Year for his contributions in the community. Mr. Mullaney currently serves on the board of directors for the Carmelite Home of St Joseph in East Chicago. Previously he served six years on the board of directors for Lake Area United Way and was in his third term on Bishop Noll’s volunteer board when he stepped off to fill the position of school president. Mr. Mullaney also is active in his parish, Our Lady of Grace in Highland, and has been involved as a coach, board member and officer in local youth sports organizations, including the diocesan CYO program, Woodmar Youth Baseball and Hammond Optimist Youth Sports.

Mr. Mullaney and his wife, Kelly, have six children, all of whom have graduated from or currently attend Bishop Noll.

 

 

 

Lorenza Jara Pastrick

Principal

Ext. 1001

lpastrick@bishopnoll.org

Mrs. Pastrick is a 2001 BNI graduate, former Noll teacher, coach and admissions coordinator. She spent four-and-a-half years as principal at St. Casimir School in North Hammond before returning to Noll.

An Indiana University graduate with bachelor’s and master’s degrees in education, Pastrick and her husband, Michael, also a BNI alumnus, reside in Munster with their two children.

 

 

Matt Chico

Dean of Students

Ext. 1117
mchico@bishopnoll.org

Mr. Chico is a graduate of Bishop Noll Institute.  He received his master’s of arts in clinical mental health counseling from Roosevelt University – Chicago.  He also completed coursework at Purdue University – Calumet to obtain his school counselor license.  Mr. Chico is completing coursework towards his second graduate degree in School Administration from Indiana State University.  Mr. Chico has experience in individual counseling and group counseling and has completed internship work at the high school level in the Chicago Public Schools and with a youth agency.

 

 

Mary Ellen O'Neill

Director of Institutional Advancement

Ext. 1002
moneill@bishopnoll.org

Ms. O'Neill joined BNI as Director of Institutional Advancement in 2011. Prior to joining BNI, Ms. O'Neill spent 14 years with Marshall Field's as a buyer and manager of executive recruiting and placement. She has also worked for FABSCO Corp., a family run manufacturing business. Ms. O'Neill earned her bachelor of arts degree from Mundelein College in Chicago.

 

 

Renee Nagdeman

Director of Finance 

Ext. 1003
rnagdeman@bishopnoll.org

Ms. Nagdeman joined BNI as Director of Finance in 2005.  She earned a bachelor of science degree in accounting and human resources from Purdue University.

 

 

Michele Arnold

Director of Guidance

Ext. 1119
marnold@bishopnoll.org

Ms. Arnold joined BNI in 2004 as a guidance counselor.  She earned a bachelor of science degree in psychology and a master of arts degree in school counseling from Purdue University – Calumet.

 

 

Nancy Repay

Director of Admissions

Ext. 1008
nrepay@bishopnoll.org

Ms. Repay is a graduate of BNI, Class of 1985. She earned her bachelor of science in management and her masters in education at Calumet College of St. Joseph in Whiting, Indiana. Ms. Repay holds a math endorsement from Purdue University Calumet. In addition to her admissions responsibilities, Ms. Repay teaches integrated math and honors algebra I.

 

 

 

Brandi Krolak

Athletic Director

Ext. 1500

bkrolak@bishopnoll.org

Ms. Krolak taught English at Noll from 2000 to 2003, and also coached volleyball and softball. She was on the faculty at Lake Central since 2003.