Using Your Degree



Using Your Degree

Graduates of St. Kate’s education program have distinguished themselves in several areas. They include:

  • Betty McCollum, Minnesota congresswoman; she taught high school social studies before being elected to the U.S. House of Representatives.
  • Martha Frauenheim, superintendent of schools for the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis
  • Katia Stavrou Peterson, educational consultant and author who appears regularly on KMSP-TV Channel 9
  • Mary Blissenbach, first-grade teacher at Best Academy East charter school in north Minneapolis
  • Richa Dolia, anatomy/biology teacher at Cristo Rey Jesuit High School in Minneapolis
  • Susan Denzer, chef and culinary coordinator at Vom Fass Twin Cities, and owner of The Red Plate culinary services; she was an elementary school teacher for 18 years

St. Kate’s has several school principals among its alumnae, including:

  • Sue Heenan Skinner, principal at Benilde-St. Margaret's, St. Louis Park, Minnesota
  • Susan Olson Anderson, L.H. Tanglen Elementary School in Hopkins, Minnesota
  • Liz Guernsey Ramsey, Risen Christ School, Minneapolis
  • Molly McGrath Whinnery, Mark’s School, St. Paul