With the announcement of Dr. Hanlon's intent to retire, the Board of Trustees began the process to search for her replacement. A Search Committee of members, led by Marc Woodward and including Sister Eileen Haynes, Lisa Shadid, and Margo Shepard, facilitated the process.
In March, board concluded their process and recommended John O'Connor IV to serve as President of Cristo Rey Kansas City. The Sisters of Charity of Leavenworth affirmed this appointment. O'Connor will begin his service in July 2017.
Read the text of the Board of Trustee letter.