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A few months ago, we asked our alumnae and friends to submit nominations for our inaugural Hall of Honor (HOH) to recognize and celebrate the extraordinary accomplishments and contributions of the members of our School community. We received dozens of nominations which our HOH Committee - Ciara Burke '15, Tamara Conan '96, Nancy Merola Franz '88, P'17, '19, '21, Gina Bevlock Hagan '09, Laurie Fitzgerald Nowlan '73, P'02, and Kate Reilly '13 - thoughfully reviewed and considered. On behalf of the HOH Committee as well as our Head of School Carla Jantos MacMullen, we are thrilled to announce the 2024 Sacred Heart Academy Bryn Mawr Hall of Honor inductees:

GOAL I AWARD (FAITH) - Lauren Kinslow Finore ‘02, M.A.
The Goal I Award honors an alumna who is living her personal faith in religious life
or in faith-based service.

GOAL II AWARD (INTELLECT) - Elizabeth Plater-Zyberk ‘68, M.Arch.
The Goal II Award honors an alumna who has achieved success and distinction in 
her professional career.

GOAL III AWARD (SERVICE) - Megan Clary Boissonneault ‘04, M.D.
The Goal III Award honors an alumna who is committed to community service or advocacy.

GOAL IV AWARD (COMMUNITY) - Jenna Mancini Rufo ‘98, Ed.D.
The Goal IV Award honors an alumna who is committed to building inclusion, 
respect, equity, and diversity.

GOAL V AWARD (GROWTH) - Helen Meeks Horstmann ’63, M.D.
The Goal V Award honors an alumna who shares her gifts and talents (i.e. Athletics, Arts).

SPIRIT OF SOPHIE AWARD - Sister Matthew Anita MacDonald, SSJ
The Spirit of Sophie Award honors an alumna or non-alumna who is devoted to SHA in the spirit of
St. Madeleine Sophie Barat’s belief that education is a means to communicate love.

DUCHESNE 30 AWARD - Elise Brutschea ‘15, Ph.D. Candidate
The Duchesne 30 Award honors a young alumna (age 30 or under) who is using her SHA education to impact her profession and/or community.

The Hall of Honor Induction and Dinner event will be held on Thursday, September 26 at The Ballroom at Ellis Preserve in Newtown Square. Ticket information will be shared in the next few weeks. In the meantime, we hope you will join us in congratulating our 2024 Hall of Honor inductees!

With gratitude,

Robin M. Nolan                                                                                                                                                                                  Suzanne Santora Robinson ‘76, P'06
Director of Advancement                                                                                                                                                                          Alumnae Relations Coordinator