Kathy Ryan, Principal 

Mrs. Ryan has been principal of St. Rose School, a job she absolutely adores, since 1992.  She has an MA degree from University of San Francisco in Catholic School Administration and a California Multiple Subject Lifetime Credential.  Previously she had teaching assignments in both 5th and 7th grades at St. Rose.  Both of her daughters graduated from St. Rose.  Mrs. Ryan also taught at St. Francis Solano School in Sonoma and at St. Basil’s School in Vallejo.

In addition to serving as school principal, Mrs. Ryan also served as WCEA Elementary Accreditation Commissioner for the Diocese of Santa Rosa for a number of years.  She enjoys reading, gardening, cooking, and being a grandma.