SMA Foundation

The St. Mary’s Academy Foundation Inc. was established July 1989 to help the Academy maintain its tradition of excellence in education for young women. The Foundation manages assets and raises funds for designated school programs, bursaries and on-going capital repairs to the Academy’s buildings and grounds.

To see who's on the SMA Foundation Board of Directors, go to the Boards of Directors page.

SMA Advancement Office

The Advancement Office supports the mission and vision of St. Mary's Academy through fundraising, alumnae relations, events, communications and marketing. A strategic advancement program supports the students of today and ensures the future of the SMA mission and vision.

Advancement Office Activities


Creating a strong and diverse base of financial support for bursaries, special projects, school programs, equipment, repairs, maintenance and capital expenditures.

Alumnae and Community Relations

Building and strengthening relationships with students and former students, parents, faculty and friends, and providing support to the St. Mary's Academy Alumnae Association.


Planning events throughout the school year to assist with fundraising and advance the mission and vision of St. Mary's Academy. For event listings, go to the events calendar.

Reach out to us

Director of Advancement and Development
Kate Hodgert-Fennell '99

Alumnae Engagement Coordinator
Sandra Martin '97

Advancement Assistant and Database Administrator
Hope Mwalugaja