The Immaculate Conception Advisory Board of Education exists to give the Catholic Lay Community a voice in education decision making and to guide Catholic Educators in providing academic and religious programs for the students.
Fr. Matthew Hoover | Pastor
Tim Conway | President
Tim Conway has been a member of the Immaculate Conception Parish for 10 years. He is married to Katie Conway and has a son in second grade at IC. He is excited to work with the IC faculty and the IC families to help make our school a great building block for our children’s future.
Stephanie Beier Phillips | Secretary
Stephanie Beier Phillips attended St. Richard School and graduated from Notre Dame Academy in Toledo, Ohio. Stephanie and her husband, Ryan Phillips, have a daughter enrolled in kindergarten at IC. Certified as a women’s health nurse practitioner, Stephanie provides care at Northside Women’s Health in Westerville. As a potential School Advisory Board member, Stephanie hopes to support IC as it provides rich academic experiences and develops conscientious youth involved in the local community.
Mrs. Greer-Brown is currently in her second year on the School Advisory Board (SAB). Ms. GreerBrown and her husband, Matt Brown, have a second grader at IC and a preschooler preparing to attend IC in the 2017-2018 school year. Ms. Greer-Brown is proud of the accomplishments the SAB made last year to improve school policies and increase awareness among parishioners and neighbors regarding the academic excellence and faith based education the school offers to families. She looks forward to continuing and enhancing those efforts in the coming year.
Stephanie Baird is an alumni of Immaculate Conception School. She has three children enrolled at the school – a 7th grader, 3rd grader and a kindergartner. Stephanie is a registered nurse with a background in early childhood education. This is her second year of being on the School Board. Stephanie values her education from IC and the friendships she has formed. Stephanie is invested in helping to create wonderful experiences for the children enrolled at the school and look forward to the future of Immaculate Conception.
Margo Bjorkman | Teacher Representative
Colleen Kent | Principal
Emily Smith | Vice-President
Emily Smith attended St. Mathias School, and graduated from St. Matthew School and St. Francis DeSales High School. Her husband Derek graduated from St. Michael School and St. Charles Preparatory High School. Emily is a certified professional coach with a focus on career coaching. Emily and Derek have two children, both attending Immaculate Conception School. Emily’s goal is to help IC continue to provide the most meaningful learning and character building experiences for its students.
Mrs. Lewis and her husband Dan are Immaculate Conception alumni and were married at IC 15 years ago. They have three children. Katie is an essential oil educator and also helps her husband run his Home Remodeling Company DL Custom Construction. This is Katie’s first year serving as secretary of the School Advisory Board.
Mr. Mettes and his wife, Julie (Olmstead) Mettes have a daughter in the second grade at Immaculate Conception (IC). Mr. Mettes is a graduate of Ohio State University and St. John’s Jesuit High School (Toledo). Through his service with the School Advisory Board, Mr. Mettes hopes to gain an understanding of processes and procedures of the IC educational program. Then work to contribute value to the IC educational system enhancing the educational experience for all IC students.
Mary Margaret Schultheis
Mary Margaret Schultheis has a long history with Immaculate Conception School, having entered IC as a first grader and eventually graduating in 1962. She was married at IC in 1970, her four children are IC graduates, as well as two of her grandchildren. Currently, seven of her grandchildren are enrolled in grades K through 7 at IC. Mary Margaret has been grateful to serve on many different school and parish committees over these many years and remain fully committed to ensuring the promise of a Catholic education for future generations of IC children.