Heelan Grad Tapped to Welcome New Students

Pattee is new Enrollment Director
Posted on 08/05/2018

Jennifer (Hartnett) Pattee, a 1985 Heelan graduate, will join the central office as director of enrollment of Bishop Heelan Catholic Schools in July where she will focus on enrollment and admissions and supporting school principals in welcoming families into the school system.

Pattee served as a school psychologist for Northeast Nebraska area schools for the last several years and previously taught in Omaha, South Sioux City and Lincoln. She and her husband Mike, a superintendent of Allen Consolidated Schools in Allen, Neb., have two sons at Mater Dei School and three others who are Heelan graduates.

Pattee has a bachelor’s degree in elementary and special education from University of Nebraska, a Master’s in Education degree in school administration from Wayne State College and a specialist’s degree in school psychology from the University of South Dakota.   She is certified in crisis prevention and has expertise in curriculum development.