New Faces, New Spaces – Growing the Faith

Mount St. Mary Academy has been blessed once again!


Fr. Keith Higginbotham joined the staff in August as Assistant Chaplain and teaches a Freshman Theology course.  He was ordained in May and originally hails from North Little Rock.


Fr. Keith joins Fr. Fred, our Chaplain and AP Physics instructor; Mrs. LouAnn Gieringer, our Campus Ministry Director; Mrs. Buff Easterly (senior Theology), Mrs. Lauren Ramsey Lawrence ’08, (junior, freshman Theology),  Mrs. Brenda Stevens (sophomore Theology), Mrs. Cheri Martinka (sophomore Theology), and Mrs. Sara Mader, (freshman, senior Theology).




Mount St. Mary Academy, sponsored by the Sisters of Mercy, develops young women with a moral and intellectual foundation rooted in Catholic tradition.  Mercy-minded and college-prepared, our students meet the future with wisdom, compassion, and integrity.