The advancement team
Our daily goal is to advance the mission of Jesuit College Preparatory School of Dallas by attracting and fostering lasting relationships to support the growth and development of the school. We seek the maximum benefit to the students while encouraging broad participation in the Jesuit community.
The staff is always happy to be of service and answer questions. For assistance, please see the directory/descriptions below for the appropriate contact information.
Vice President of Institutional Advancement
B.J. coordinates development activity in the department and directly manages the annual Parents Challenge Drive. He also oversees event and alumni functions. B.J. came to Jesuit after serving as the athletic director for the Dallas Parochial League. He obtained his BS in Accounting from Murray State and an MBA from Southern Methodist University. He is married to Camille and has two sons.
Celebration Auction Coordinator and Office Manager
Jan taught in the Carrollton and Plano school systems for 15 years prior to joining the auction committee 8 years ago. She is responsible for coordinating the efforts of committee chairs and members, auction calendar, event planning and accounting for the school's auction. Jan received a degree in Education from Texas State University and has one son who is a Jesuit alumnus.
Before coming to Jesuit, Natalie was the office manager for Chi Omega Christmas Market, a non-profit that has distributed more than $6 million to the Dallas Community over the past 36 years. Natalie chaired the Jesuit Celebration Auction in 2009 and was president of the JWA in 2011-12. She is very happy to officially be a part of the Jesuit team. She is married to Phil and has three children, two daughters and a 2009 Jesuit grad.
Director of Development
Jessica is responsible for the MAGIS Golf Classic and other annual giving initiatives. Jessica spent three years at St. Mary's University in San Antonio, Texas, as a development officer before coming to Jesuit. She is also a graduate of St. Mary's with an M.A. in communication studies and a B.A. in English-communication arts. Jessica was a member of the women's golf team where she earned All-American and Academic All-American honors.
Joe Howard ’04
Digital Communications Specialist
Joe is in charge of maintaining the Jesuit web site as well as email communications. He also provides graphics assistance for various projects in the advancement office, including designing the Jesuit Today. Joe is a 2004 graduate of Jesuit and is thrilled to be back. After graduating from Jesuit, Joe went on to earn a BFA in Graphic Design from Texas Christian University in 2008.
Director of Development for Communications and Donor Relations
James directs all matters related to Jesuit’s media presence while developing and executing a communications strategy for the Office of Advancement. Prior to joining Jesuit Dallas, Kramer served as the director of communications and marketing at Allegheny College (Pa.) in addition to a seven-year stint as the director of athletic communications at MIT. A graduate of Marshall University, Kramer and his wife, Eva, have one son.
Communications Assistant & Creative Consultant
Rosann oversees data collection & accuracy in the challenge drive and provides creative expertise and support for all special events. Rosann and husband Brad have two sons, both graduates of Jesuit.
Director of Alumni Relations
Kevin plans Homecoming, class reunions, Ranger Roundups, the Sports Hall of Fame and other opportunities for alumni to interact socially, spiritually and through community service. He also co-moderates the Ranger Radio Network. He is a 1999 graduate of St. John’s Jesuit High School in Toledo, OH where he served as Director of Alumni Relations for 2 years. He received a BA in Mass Communications from Miami University.
Development Services Manager and Staff Accountant
Maureen handles accounting for the Office of Advancement and also oversees Development Services. This includes stewardship (donor acknowledgements) and the databases for gift and auction records. She supports the Advancement team in the Capital and Endowment campaigns as well as the Annual Fund drives. Maureen and her husband, Steve, have four children including a son at Jesuit Dallas (and one who is an alumnus).
Advancement Services Coordinator
Kim is responsible for receiving, recording and legally receipting charitable contributions to the school, among other Advancement department duties. She graduated from Ursuline Academy in 1999, and received her Bachelor of Journalism from the University of Missouri and MBA from SMU. Before Jesuit, she worked as Assoc. Dir. of Communications at Parish Episcopal School and a then at Genesis Women’s Shelter as a grant writer.
Rhonda P. White
Director of Advancement Services
Rhonda serves as chief information officer and leads the effort to effectively and consistently make use of data and technology. She is responsible for planning, development, and daily management of the activities, including prospect research and records & gift processing, in support of the offices of advancement, alumni relations, annual giving, communications, and events. She and her husband, Chris, have one daughter.