Mike Masek is the fourth president of Jesuit Academy since its founding by Fr. Jim Michalski in 1996. Mike began his tenure at Jesuit Academy in October 2018. He has spent his professional career in the non-profit sector with several brief stints at local accounting firms. He has extended experience with Catholic Charities and has been in the Education sector for the past 15 years. Mike believes that education is a pathway of hope that can change the trajectory of lives.
Joe Murray is Principal of Jesuit Academy, effective since July 2021. Joe has most recently served as the Assistant Principal at Nelson Mandela Elementary. Before becoming Assistant Principal, Joe was the 4th Grade Teacher here at Jesuit Academy for 6 years and prior to that was the 5th Grade teacher at Minne Lusa Elementary School, all here in the Omaha community. Joe earned his Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education from Northwest Missouri State and holds a Master’s Degree in Educational Administration from the University of Nebraska-Omaha.