The Development Office at St. Isidore School coordinates and channels all of the various development/advancement activities that the school has been involved in in various ways and through various committees through one centralized office.
The office coordinates alumni relations initiatives, develops and executes the annual fund/alumni appeal campaign, handles school public relations/publicity and marketing, student recruitment assistance, event promotion, as well as social media and website maintenance.
Mr. Mike Yerly heads up the development office at St. Isidore School. He has experience in marketing, advertising, pr and related disciplines gained throughout a near 30 year career on both the corporate and agency sides. Earlier in his career he served as assistant director and then director of Development and Public Relations at St. Bede Academy, Peru, IL. He also is a 30+ year parishioner of St. Isidore Parish, and husband of Mrs. Karen Yerly, who taught at St. Isidore School for 30 years before retiring in the spring of 2018.