New President Welcomed!

Curry Selected as Next Gross Catholic President

Dr. Tom Curry, PresidentWe are excited to announce that Tom Curry, Ph.D., will be the next president of Gross Catholic High School. Dr. Curry is a creative and tenacious visionary and an ardent steward of our shared Catholic faith. He has the expertise and ambition to successfully lead the faculty, staff and students into the future. In past leadership roles, Dr. Curry has consistently demonstrated results in growing enrollment, achieving fundraising goals, enhancing campus facilities, and initiating innovative academic and technology programming.

He will be joining us from Hudson, Ohio, where he most recently served as president of Archbishop Hoban High School. Past positions also include head of school for Bishop Ireton High School in Alexandria, Virginia, and multiple teaching roles throughout his career.

Prior to teaching, Dr. Curry received a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Religion from La Salle University in Philadelphia, a Master of Arts Degree in Theology and a Doctor of Philosophy Degree in Theology, from Boston College, and a Certificate in Nonprofit Management from the School of Business Administration from Marymount University in Arlington.

Dr. Curry will begin in his role at Gross Catholic on July 12 to prepare for the upcoming school year.
“We are excited to have someone with Tom’s level of expertise joining the Cougar family. We are confident he has what it takes to successfully lead our school into the future, and we are eager to welcome him to the Cougar community,” said Tim Meyers, Board Chair.

There will be many opportunities for faculty, staff, students, families and supporters to meet Dr. Curry and provide a warm, Cougar welcome when he arrives in Omaha.


About Gross Catholic

Gross Catholic, a co-educational, college preparatory high school, began its proud heritage of academic excellence rooted in the Marianist tradition in 1968. We consider ourselves one of the best Catholic schools in Omaha, Bellevue, and Papillion. The school motto Dux Esto (“Be a Leader”) is at the core of its extraordinary mission, innovative spirit, and fundamental values. The school offers a challenging environment and outstanding quality of life, both in academics and co-curricular activities, with a strong focus on STREAM (Science, Technology, Religion, Engineering, the Arts, and Mathematics) education. The spirit of Christian service and giving back is part of everything the school does. Gross Catholic’s top-tier status is reflected in its talented faculty, staff, and coaches who take great pride in seeing virtually every graduate head to college, often to the most prestigious domestic and international universities and service academies. Together with families and alumni, Gross Catholic forges relationships for a lifetime, helping to ready the next generation to be exemplary, principled leaders of the world.

To discover the Gross Catholic difference, contact us at 402.734.2000 or visit our Admissions page.