Mary Jane Herb, IHM
Sister Mary Jane holds a bachelor’s degree in math from Madonna University (Livonia, Mich.), a master’s degree in education from Wayne State University (Detroit) and a PhD in education from Boston College.
She ministered as a teacher at Marian High School (Bloomfield Hills, Mich.) and Regina High School (Harper Woods, Mich.) before becoming principal of Our Lady Star of the Sea High School (Grosse Pointe Woods, Mich.).
She worked as regional director for the Archdiocese of Boston before becoming the superintendent of Schools for the Diocese of Albany, New York, a position Sister Mary Jane held for 15 years. She was first elected president of the IHM congregation in 2012.