Sarah Erickson Spanish Teacher & Librarian

Mrs. Erickson graduated from Northern Kentucky University with a Bachelor of Arts in Spanish. This is her second year at St. Thomas School. Mrs. Erickson teaches Pre-school through 8th grade Spanish. In addition, she is the school librarian. In her free time, she likes to travel, hike, and camp.

Timothy Markey Music Instructor

Mr. Markey is in his fourth year at St. Thomas School. He lives in Union, KY with his wife Jodie, daughter Lydia Emily Jean and son Luke Timothy Paul. Mr. Markey attended the University of Kentucky for his Bachelor’s of Music Education and Asbury University for his Master’s of Special Education. His main instrument is trumpet and he performs for weddings, social events and is a volunteer bugler for the Buglers Across America. Orff-Schulwerk music teaching techniques, songs, recorders, and instruments are used in our music class on a regular basis.

Kelly Olliges Gym Teacher

Kelly Olliges graduated from Northern Kentucky University with a Bachelor of Arts Degree. She lives in Fort Thomas with her husband Matt, daughter Clare, who is also a student at St. Thomas, and her dog Sammy. She worked in the legal field for 13+ years before making a shift to child care for 8 years. She was president of STS Mother’s Club prior to joining the team. When she is not teaching gym she can be found substitute teaching, volunteering for various school functions, coaching basketball, volleyball, and soccer or putting on Friday Fun Club. She enjoys cooking, running, biking, and staying active.

Adam Schmidt Art Teacher

Adam Schmidt has been the Art teacher at St. Thomas for 2 years. He graduated from NKU with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Art Education and a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree with a concentration in Sculpture. He loves working with the students and seeing their creativity come to fruition!