Fr. Tharp

Pastor- Sacred Heart-St. Ann Pastoral Region

I was assigned as pastor of Sacred Heart in July of 2006. Ordained in 1977, I have served as associate pastor at three Cincinnati and one Dayton Area parish. Before coming to Sacred Heart I was pastor of Our Lady of Loretto in Cincinnati (1990-1995) and St. Teresa of Avila in Cincinnati from 1995 to […]

Sarah Bitzer


I am very fond of the fellowship and bond that is felt within the entire St. Ann community. I have primarily worked within the Diocese of Covington and Archdiocese of Cincinnati. I obtained my Master degree in Education Administration from Xavier University; receiving Summa Cum Laude honors. I attended Wittenberg University, for my undergraduate work, […]

Gwenda Laney

Interim Principal

I graduated from Eastern Kentucky University with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Elementary Education. I attended Miami University for all of my graduate work. I am licensed and certified in grades K-8. I have taught first grade the entire time that I have been at St. Ann Catholic School. I love my job, because […]

Mindy Jones

Office staff/Yearbook Coordinator

I was born and raised in Lindenwald, and St. Ann’s has always been very special to me. My mother attended St. Ann School for eight years, as did I and my children, and my parents were married in the church in 1947. I started volunteering for the parish as the “Chimes of Times” editor many […]

Jennifer Loy


Bio pending.

Joyce Cepluch

Admissions + Travel Agent

St. Ann Catholic School has always been a big part of my life. Everything I really needed to know, I learned here. I’ve been employed at St. Ann since 1983. I was the Librarian for 22 of those years. I loved reading to the students and hopefully helped them achieve a thirst for reading. I’ve […]

Patty Ferdelman

Teacher Aide

I worked at Marsh Supermarket for twenty-six years before coming to work at St. Ann School in 1999 as a teacher’s aide. My two daughters both went to school at St. Ann and Badin High School. My husband, Neil, was the Police Chief in Hamilton for thirteen years and six months before retiring in March […]

Jan Groh

Teacher Aide

I will be the new Teachers’ Assistant for the 2018-2019 school year.  I feel like St. Ann School is my second home.  When I’m not at home, I’m volunteering at St. Ann. I’ve been the Friday Pizza Lunch coordinator many, many years, and I’m the co-choir director for the all school masses on Fridays. I’m so excited […]


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