We are pleased to share that, after a thorough search and interview process, a new Athletic Director has been hired here at Oakland Catholic! Dr. Karen Hall begins on Tuesday, February 22, 2022.
Dr. Hall is excited to take on this leadership role at Oakland Catholic High School having started her educational experience as a student at St. Agnes Elementary School in Oakland, followed by her all-girls Catholic high school career at Mt. Alvernia in Millvale. A strategic and innovative leader, Dr. Hall brings a broad range of skills, accomplishments, and expertise from an array of impactful professional experiences in athletics from managing student athletes, staff, compliance, training, mentoring, and coaching management. She has most recently served as the Assistant Executive Director of Ozanam Inc. facilitating all aspects of administration, leadership, operational, and supervisory roles.
Her athletic career began as a collegiate basketball player at UNLV. From there, she participated in the professional arena as an athlete, served as both Head and Assistant Coach to Women’s and Men’s collegiate teams, instituted an athletic program at a school, was the WPIAL Diversity and Inclusion Council Member, and has been engaged in almost all aspects of athletic programs from operational, to supervisory, to marketing, to leadership. With a B.A. in Communications, a M.S. in Organizational Leadership, and a Doctorate in Education, Leadership, and Administration, Dr. Karen Hall brings significant expertise and experience to Oakland Catholic High School. We are excited to welcome her to OC!