Alumnae of the Year

Noel Pittman Bradley, a 2001 graduate of  St. Cecilia Academy, is the 2023 SCA Alumna of the Year. Noel is a Client Success Manager with TeleSpecialists and has worked tirelessly in hospitals across the country. In her faith life, Noel shares her beautiful God-given (and SCA-perfected) voice as a Mass cantor throughout Nashville. Noel has served St. Cecilia Academy in multiple ways over the years, including being an admissions office volunteer and helping the school on various committees. As one fellow alumna noted in nominating Noel, “Noel is a shining star – a woman of faith, community, and happiness.”  St. Cecilia Academy is proud to call Noel a St. Cecilia Girl and looks forward to honoring her for her commitment and love for SCA.

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  • Previous Recipients of the Outstanding Alumna Award

    2022 Elizabeth Carden Phillips ’86
    2021 Laura Sanders Christy '57
    Sarah Cragon '08
    2019 Mamie Coode '68
    Aimee Shelide Mayer '02
    2017 Nancy Sanders Peterson Hearn '51
    Heather Yopp Honeycutt '02
    2016 Jeri Alessio Carver '56
    Katie Wells '00
    2015 Debbie Wallace Craig '65

    Jill Bader '01
    2014 Dale Baird Mitchell '76
    2013 Veronica Strobel Seigenthaler '57 and
    Sister Mary Louis Baltz, O.P. '57
    2012 Claudia Volz Kornmeyer '71
    2011 Paulette Clark Whitworth '48 and Mildred Sharp Coode '42
    2010 Sister Mary Christopher Weiland O.P. '73 and Peggy Hunt '77
    2009 Peggy Lampley Robeson '60
    2008 Frances Anne Varallo '63
    2007 Jean Drennan Dortch '51 and Julie Dortch Cragon '78
    2006 Agnes Eckhardt Nixon '40
    2005 Mary Catherine Bradley Hannon '48
    2004 Sister Mary Justin Haltom, O.P. '74
    2003 Alice Byrne Burns '53
    2002 Sister Mary George Barrett O.P. '47
    2001 Sister Janet Marie Geist, O.P. '56
    2000 Katie Haltom '70
    1999 Sister Andrea Vaughn D.C.'39
    1998 Frances Petrucelli Varallo '31
    1997 Sister Dominica Gobel, O.P. '27
    1996 Sue Ann Mannion Simpson '46
    1995 Sister Assumpta Long, O.P. '50
    1994 Rose Dalton Dortch '14
  • Requirements for Nomination

    • Alumna service and commitment includes, but is not limited to, involvement with the school as an advocate, volunteer, benefactor, alumnae association volunteer, faculty or staff member or coach.
    • Leadership and outstanding service in her family, faith, community, vocation, or profession, and in doing so is an inspiration for others.