Sledge, DawnDirector of Special Events
Dawn is our Director of Special Events(402) 734-2000 Ext 124
Jacobson, MichalaAdmissions and Marketing Director and Varsity Softball Coach
Michala (D’Ercole) Jacobson is currently the Admissions and Marketing Director and Varsity Softball Coach.
She is a 1990 graduate of Gross Catholic High School. She received a bachelor’s degree from College of Saint Mary in elementary and Early Childhood Education and a Masters in Educational Leadership from Doane College. After being in the classroom teaching for 14 years, Michala became the Assistant Principal and then Principal at St. Gerald Catholic School.
Michala has also coached softball for 20 years and is a certified presenter for the Champions of Character Program through the NAIA. She was the JV then Varsity coach at Gross Catholic from 1995 – 2003 and then moved on to College of Saint Mary, Omaha and coached softball at CSM from 2003 – 2006.
Michala and her husband Chris have three daughters and one son.(402) 734-2000 ext: 126
Fanslau, DeniseAlumni Relations/Communications Director
Mrs. Fanslau, a 1986 Gross graduate, received a bachelor’s degree in English and health education from UNO in 1991 and has taken additional graduate classes at Doane College. Mrs. Fanslau taught previously at Omaha North High School and Mercy High School, and taught in Gross Catholic’s English Department for eight years before moving to the Advancement Office. She now enjoys working with Cougar alumni and spreading the good news about the Cougar Family. Mrs. Fanslau and her husband are members of Saint Columbkille Parish. They have three children who graduated from GCHS: Emily ’13, Noah ’15, and Alex ’17.(402) 734-2000 ext: 123