This committee oversees and supports nine (9) Hospitality Events along with the annual Garment Sale and Administrative Professionals/Nurses' Day for the McQuaid Jesuit Community. The co-chairs support the event chairs and volunteers; are responsible for ensuring the supply closet is stocked; work closely with Parents' Association (PA) Secretary, Andi Balland, P '22, to ensure SignUpGenius is sent prior to each event; share the responsibility of attendance at all hospitality events; and give reports at PA meetings.

Committee Co-Chairs

Nicole Sayers, P '20

PA Sponsors

Kim Campbell, P '17, '19

Kelly McCarthy, P '17, '21

Internal Liaisons

Penny Gonzalez, P '16, '18

Tony Ortega, '10


Event Details Date 2016-17 Event Chair(s)
Open House Provide hospitality for prospective parents and students as they tour the school November 3, 2016 (evening)

Kelly Darby, P '16, '19

Tammy Strassburg, P '08, '10, '19

Advent Liturgy Reception held in Keenan Hall for seniors and their families immediately following the annual Advent Liturgy December 21, 2016

Kelly Brunacini, P '18

Kirstyn Smith, P '18, '21

Prospective Student Basketball Game Each winter, prospective students and their families are invited to attend a varsity basketball game along with a pre-game reception in the cafeteria.  January 18, 2017  Danielle Betts, P '23 
Middle School Parent Mixer A cocktail party for all middle school parents held the same evening as the middle school activity night March 3, 2017

Danielle Betts, P '23

Andi Balland, P '22

National Honor Society Reception A reception at the school for National Honor Society inductees and their families March 2, 2017

Dina Vazzana, P '16, '20

Administrative Professionals Day/Nurses' Day This is a special day for our administrative staff as we honor them with a gift bag of treats and a gift card. April 26, 2017 

Joyce Connolly, P '18

Katy DiMarco, P '17, '20

Entrance Exam Medal Ceremony This ceremony honors all prospective students that excelled on the entrance exam. A reception immediately follows in the Hogenkamp Auditorium for the students and their families May 16, 2017

Alissa O'Brien, P '20

Cathy Tan, P '19, '21

Junior Ring Ceremony & Mass This Mass is a celebration for juniors and their families as their class rings are blessed and distributed. A reception immediately follows. May 17, 2017

Karen Hellstern, P '13, '19

Amy Wagner, P '19

Baccalaureate Mass This Mass at St. John the Evangelist Church in Greece is held on graduation day for seniors and their families. A reception outside the church immediately follows Mass. June 4, 2017

Daphne Allan, P '21

Elizabeth Sawyer, P '22

8th Grade Promotion This ceremony celebrates the promotion of the eighth grade class to high school. A reception in Keenan Hall immediately follows. June 15, 2017

Terri Hahn, P '21

Kelly Schiffhauer, P '18 


Hospitality Committee volunteers are needed for all events to help with minor details, baking, and make the planning more fun. If you would like to participate but do not want to chair an event, please consider helping by being a

Hospitality Committee Volunteer!