Notable Alumnae

Nicole Rogge Galloway ’00

Missouri State Auditor

A certified public accountant and fraud examiner, Nicole was sworn in as the 38th auditor of the State of Missouri in 2015.  She places a strong emphasis on cybersecurity and municipal court reform, and, in 2017, Nicole became the first woman to give birth while holding a Missouri statewide office.  Learn more about her role here.

 

 

Trish Gazall ’91

Radio Personality

A staple of St. Louis radio for nearly 20 years, Trish can be heard on 102.5 KEZK weekdays from 10am until 3pm, during which time she hosts the Totally 80s Lunch.  Trish began her career as a television reporter with KDNL before becoming a deejay with KPNT, WVRV, KTRS and now KEZK.  Follow Trish’s show here.

 

 

Rosejoan Kisling Holden ’41

Creator of Chex Mix

As an employee at Gardener Advertising in 1951, Rosejoan was tasked with finding a way to inspire consumers to eat Ralston-Purina’s Wheat and Rice Chex throughout the day, not just at breakfast, and thus Chex Mix was born.  Click here for coverage on Fox2 and enjoy her original recipe by clicking here.

 

 

Lillian Gish

Actress

Long before she was presented with an honorary Academy Award for her contribution to the progression of motion pictures, recognized at the Kennedy Center Honors, or received The American Film Institute Life Achievement Award or gained a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, silent screen star Lillian Gish was a student at Ursuline Academy of St. Louis.  Click here to read more.