Johna Maychrowitz has been the director of the Religious Education program since Dec. 2010. Johna has taught in the San Francisco Archdiocese for over 20 years. She began as a reading specialist at St. Robert’s, taught 3rd grade at St. Dunstan’s, and moved to OLA where she was the 1st grade teacher for three years. She continued her career at Immaculate Heart of Mary where she taught both 2nd and then 3rd grades for the next fourteen years. She also coordinated the First Eucharist program for that parish for 8 years.
She has been involved in Religious Education since the age of 13. Her first class was in the Saint Bruno choir loft with 15 3rd graders. From 2007-2010 she worked with the Junior High R. E students teaching with Marilyn Norton. She has also tutored students with learning challenges for over 40 years. She directs the RCIA program as well.
Johna has dedicated her life to teaching Religion and fostering a commitment to Jesus in her own life and hopes to continue to plant the seeds of faith in the children and families of Our Lady of Angels Parish.