A native of Dublin, Ireland, Mrs. Orla Bowman moved to Cincinnati, OH in 2003 to pursue a Master of Music degree at CCM at the University of Cincinnati. In addition to her music studies, Mrs. Bowman's professional background is in Office Management and Education. In her free time, she loves to travel "home" to Ireland to spend time with family. Mrs. Bowman's husband is the Principal Flute with the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra and their daughter is a current student at Saint Thomas School.
Lois has worked in the Saint Thomas kitchen for 20 years. She works for the love of the children she serves as well as the dedication she has toward Catholic education. Her husband and four children are all Saint Thomas graduates. Lois seems to be the only family member who hasn't managed to find her way out.
Michele has been at Saint Thomas for 5 years. She is married, has two boys and a sweet, black cat named Zoe. Michele loves to cook, bake and cherish every moment spent with family.
Mrs. VonHandorf holds a Bachelors in Elementary Education from Morehead State University, She has a Masters of Education with an Area of Concentration in Reading from Northern KY University. This is her second year working with students at Saint Thomas, She has been teaching for 32 years. She enjoys reading, traveling, and spending time with her grandchildren.