Catholic School Management to present at 2019 National Catholic Educational Association

 Romeoville, Illinois, April 16, 2019—In keeping with its commitment to share best practices, leaders from Catholic School Management (CSM), a division of Christian Brothers Services, will be presenting at the largest private education association gathering in the world, the National Catholic Educational Association Convention and Expo (NCEA 2019), to be held April 23 through April 25 at McCormick Place, in Chicago, Illinois.

CSM leaders will speak on a variety of topics integral to successful education management, including the following workshops:

  • Greg Dhuyvetter: Dancing in the STREAM: Developing and Maintaining a Program That's a Fit and Not a FAD (or Fail);
  • Carol Cimino, SSJ, Ed.D.: Meet the Millennials! Parents;
  • Jennifer Trefelner : The Importance of Social Media in Marketing Our Catholic Schools;
  • Jennifer Trefelner : Dioceses and Building a Communications Plan using Data-Driven Techniques;

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NCEA works with Catholic educators to support ongoing faith formation and the teaching mission of the Catholic Church. The convention is a one-of-a-kind event that brings together faculty, administrators and school leaders to exchange ideas and debut cutting-edge research and technologies related to education.


About Christian Brothers Services
Founded in 1960 and headquartered in Romeoville, Illinois, Christian Brothers Services is a nonprofit, Catholic organization that administers cooperative programs in the areas of health, retirement, property/casualty, and technology as well as financial, administrative and Catholic school consulting to church congregations, organizations and dioceses internationally.

About Catholic School Management
Founded in 1973, NCEA Financial Consulting Services focused exclusively on finance and development consulting services for Catholic school and diocesan administrators. In 1979 demand for a broader scope of services resulted in the creation of Catholic School Management (CSM). In 2014, Christian Brothers Services acquired CSM's growing operations, making CBS the national leader in consultative guidance for Catholic schools. CSM's team of experts represents more than 500 years of experience in the education field with a focus on strategy, planning and leadership.

About BMT
Founded in 1972 and headquartered in Tarrytown, New York, Brenner, McDonagh & Tortolani, Inc., BMT Management and Financial Consultants was acquired by Christian Brothers Services in 2017. Providing premier consulting services to 280 religious institutes and many sponsored ministries in need of assistance, BMT offers the management of daily operations, including accounting and financial management, benefits eligibility management, human resources, investment consulting and real estate planning and sustainability studies.