School Board

The Waukesha Catholic Board of Directors is dedicated to the promotion and welfare of Catholic education. The Board of Directors serves as an advisory body to the administrative team of Waukesha Catholic. It assists with policy development, identifying and expressing the educational goals and objectives of the school community, budget planning and public relations. The Waukesha Catholic Board of Directors operates under its own set of bylaws.

Board of Directors meetings are held on a monthly basis. Meeting dates are published in the Newsletter (Campus Connection) and meeting agendas are posted on the website the Friday prior to a scheduled meeting (see below). Non-board members are invited to attend these meetings and address the Board if so inclined. (Please see the Family Handbook for specific details).

Waukesha Catholic Board of Director's Meeting Notice

 The Waukesha Catholic Board of Directors advises, guides, and recommends policy for the administrative team of Waukesha Catholic.  These meetings are "open meetings" and parents and parishioners are invited to attend in order to communicate with board members.

The following are the Board of Director Meeting Dates for the 2020-21 School Year.  All meetings begin at 6:00 p.m. and are held via Zoom.

  • August 26, 2020
  • September 23, 2020
  • October 21, 2020
  • November 18, 2020*
  • December 16, 2020
  • January 27, 2021
  • February 24, 2021*
  • March 31, 2021
  • April 28, 2021
  • May 26, 2021
  • June 23, 2021 Year End Meeting

Due to regulations set forth by the Wisconsin Parental Choice program, students are also invited to attend the meetings marked with an (*).

Board of Directors Standing Committees:

  • Executive Committee
  • Finance Committee
  • Admissions & Marketing
  • Technology
  • Mission & Catholic Identity
  • Affiliated Organizations:
    • Athletic Association
    • Home and School Association

Board Members:

Name Position Email

Jordan Last


[email protected]

Mark Panlener

Vice-President, St. John Neumann Parish

Brian Brejcha 

Secretary, St. Joseph Parish

Ken Walter

Treasurer, St. Mary Parish Rep

Mary Kuemmel Pastoral Council Rep 
 Open St. Joseph Parish Rep
Roberta Schneider  Member at Large
Rachel Dobrauc Member at Large
Father Patrick Heppe Pastor Liaison


Non-Voting Board Members:

Lisa Kovaleski Principal
Joseph Heinecke

Associate Principal

Lidia Sobierajski Development Director
Meghan D. Gorzalski

Admissions & Marketing Director 


Waukesha Catholic Bylaws, pending approval by the Archdiocese: 

 PDF icon Minutes July 16, 2020 (Virtual).pdf

 PDF icon Minutes August 4 (Virtual).pdf

 PDF icon Minutes August 26, 2020 (virtual).pdf

 PDF icon Minutes September 23, 2020(Virtual).pdf

PDF icon Final Minutes October 28, 2020 (Virtual).pdf

 PDF icon Mintes November 18, 2020 (Virtual).pdf

 PDF icon Minutes December 16, 2020.pdf

PDF icon Minutes January 27, 2021.pdf

 PDF icon Minutes February 24, 2021.pdf

PDF icon Minutes March 24, 2021.pdf

PDF icon Minutes April 28 2021.pdf

PDF icon Minutes May 26, 2021.pdf