Margaret Bowen

Margaret Bowen


Mrs. Margaret Bowen was born, raised, and lives in Louisville, KY. She has a husband, two daughters, and a son-in-law. Mrs. Bowen has a bachelor’s degree in education and library science from Eastern Kentucky University, a Master’s in Reading Specialist from the University of Louisville, and a degree in administration from Spalding University. She taught for twelve years at St. Stephen in Louisville, and then was assistant principal and principal at St. Gabriel School for thirteen years. Mrs. Bowen was principal at St. Agnes for two years and then at St. Stephen for eight years before becoming Assistant Principal at St. Joseph. Mrs. Bowen became prinicipal at St. Joseph School in the fall of 2015.

Mrs. Bowen enjoys reading, reading, and more reading, as well as Broadway plays, being on a lake, and sports. Her favorite sports team is the Cardinals, and the best trip she ever took was to Ireland. On a snow day, she likes to look at snow on the trees and cook. Her favorite childhood memory is Christmas with her family. Mrs. Bowen lists Father Bill Hammer as being a positive influence in her life. Her favorite thing about teaching is being with children every day.


Margaret Bowen

Principal/Preschool Director

Christy Peek

Preschool Teacher-4 yr

Patricia Butler

Preschool Teacher-4 yr

Becky Chesser

Preschool Teacher-3 yr

Elementary School

Angie Krish

Kindergarten Teacher

Anna DeWitt

Second Grade Teacher

Katie Garrett

Fourth Grade Teacher

Emily Mattingly

Emily Mattingly

Kindergarten Teacher

Margie Downs

Second Grade Teacher

Amanda Bradley

Fourth Grade Teacher

Christina Brittian

First Grade Teacher

Katrina Ballard

Third Grade Teacher

Shawn Bond

Fifth Grade Teacher

Kristy Hutchins

1st Grade Teacher

Karen Meredith

Third Grade Teacher

Karen Spalding

Fifth Grade Teacher

Middle School

Kim Conway

Social Studies

Evan Gooch


Valerie N. Brooks


Ali Sparks

Language Arts

Dan Schoenfelder


Kara Lewis

Language Arts

Arts & Humanities

Karen Allen

Middle School Art

Patrick Miller

Physical Education

Susan Hurst


Mary Crum Spalding

Elementary Art

Hortensia Mayer

Lupita Jimenez


Jill Vittitow

Elementary Art

Tricia Payne

Library Media

Resource Teachers

Audrey McDonald Carney

School Counselor

Connie Whiteman

Learning Consultant