Christian Brothers Services to Attend 2017 LASSCA Conference

Romeoville, Ill., February 1, 2017 – Christian Brothers Services (CBS) will be attending the Lasallian Association of Secondary School Chief Administrators (LASSCA) Conference Feb. 26 - March 1, 2017, in Orlando, Florida.

CBS will be sponsoring Sister Mary Angela Shaughnessy, SCN, J.D., Ph.D., a Sister of Charity of Nazareth. For the past 30 years Sister Mary Angela has taught at all levels of Catholic education from elementary through graduate school, and has served in a number of administrative roles in Catholic higher education. She is considered to be an expert on Catholic education and the law in the United States, and has been named one of the 25 most influential persons in Catholic education. In April 2016, Sister Mary Angela received the National Catholic Educational Association’s J. Albert Koob Merit Award, which is given to an individual or organization that has made a significant contribution to Catholic education. Currently, Sister Mary Angela serves as a Senior Distinguished Fellow at Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles, California.

LASSCA is a forum for discussion and a vehicle for action whereby the leadership of the member schools and the leadership of the Region collaborate in the promotion of the Lasallian mission to provide a human and Christian education to the young, especially the poor.


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.