Prince of Peace Schools in Madison has Announced their Golden Shamrock Award Winner for 2018.
Mrs. Amy Mingione Ball, a long-time supporter of the schools, has been awarded the 2018 Golden Shamrock award winner. According to a press release from the school Amy is a proud Shawe and Pope John Alum from the class of 1983.
This is the Highest Award within Prince of Peace Catholic Schools and is based on criteria such as Long Term Support of the Schools, served on organizations, long term community and volunteer service, positive image in the community and much more.
According to POP President Phil Kahn, “Amy has been a very instrumental into the success of Pope John and Shawe over a very long period of time and still volunteers in many ways today. Even though her mother and father passed away a few years now I know that they are very proud of all the hard work and success she has dedicated to our schools.”
Ball will be honored following their all schools Mass on Thursday, Feb. 1st in the Hilary Meny Gymnasium.
The Mass will begin at 8:30 am in the Shawe Gymnasium and will be followed by a reception in the Sister Thomasita Hayes Student lounge.
All friends and past award winners are invited to join us for the award presentation and the reception.
Last Year’s Winner was Mike Gosman.
Below is a brief Biography of Amy in Relation to Prince of Peace:
Moved to Madison in 2nd grade and started at Pope John
1983 graduate of Shawe Memorial
2013 Jesse Ball, only son, graduated from Shawe
Legacy for our Mission Co-Chair
Steeple for the People Campaign – Campaign Coordinator
Steeple Campaign Oversite Committee
Parish Council – 6 years
School Commission – 9 years (two separate appointments)
Finance Committee – 9 years
Policy committee – 9 years
CSM Strategic Planning Committee
Commission training for new members – 11 years
Principal Search Committee – Pope John
Principal Search Committee – Shawe
President Search Committee, Instrumental in forming the plan and applying for the grant to get the President/Principal model in place in 2009
Cheerleading Coach – 13 years
Friends – 3 years
Friends – Alumni Chair – 3 years
Healthcare consultant to the Archdiocese of Indianapolis