Presidential Search Committee is Formed

BHCS President Search Underway
Posted on 11/05/2018

A search committee has been formed and a formal search is underway for a new President of Bishop Heelan Catholic Schools. Ads have been placed on the websites of BHCS, NCEA and Teach Iowa. 

The search committee includes representatives from clergy, the BHCS board of education, business community, alumni and others.

Timm Funk, a CPA and former school board member, has been leading the BHCS system nearly full-time as an interim CEO since former president Jim Tschann retired last December.

The president is responsible for the operations of BHCS,  and supports the religious and academic components of BHCS's mission. The president helps direct strategic goals and objectives, leads the administrative team, oversees annual operation budgets and advancement functions, and works with the board of education and the Diocesan school superintendent. 

A detailed job description is listed with other positions at under the bottom subhead "Career Opportunities."