Fr. Tom is a born Bronco. He was raised in Denver, studied wildlife biology at Colorado State University. He loves hiking, birding, classical music and travel. Jesuit life took him to Berkeley, St. Louis, Boston, Zambia, Poland, Bolivia, Belize, Portland, Spokane. He is excited to be at BSU!
Fr. Radmar Jao SJ Campus Minister & Firepit Ministry Coordinator
Before joining the Jesuits in 2001, Fr. Radmar enjoyed a successful acting career in Los Angeles appearing on film, TV, and stage. He now uses his acting skills to witness to his faith and calling as a chaplain for Bronco Catholic and the coordinator of FirePit Ministry. He is passionate about Ignatian spirituality and young adult ministry, and during his free time, enjoys running, hiking, cooking, watching movies, good conversations and people who make him laugh.
Teresa Nygard Campus Minister
Teresa enjoys mountains, pasta, marriage, tennis, and helping to make faith a joyful reality for young people. Teresa was born and raised in upstate NY, and received her B.A. in Theology from The Catholic University of America in Washington D.C, Prior to Bronco Catholic, Teresa worked as the Campus Minister at Bishop Kelly High School for four years. She's super excited to be here at BSU!
Megan Korthals operations Coordinator
Megan comes from small town Idaho, growing up in the Diocese of Boise. After spending 10 years living all over the country and earning a couple of degrees, she came home to Idaho to work and be near family. She has been working in non-profits for 10 years and at St. John's Cathedral for 13 years as a cantor. When she's not at the center bossing everyone around, she's at home with her spoiled dogs Brewser and Trout watching Criminal Minds or out by a lake somewhere fishing and swimming or traveling off to see family and friends all over the place. She also loves to burn baked goods that she will bring in for you to enjoy! She is excited to work At Bronco Catholic association!
Deacon Mac Chester Deacon
Husband, Father, Deacon, Sinner, Saint, Bronco alum… lover of science, sport, travel, animals, the great outdoors… amateur comedian, a professional student of life
Sean Kane Music Director
Sean is excited to join the Bronco Catholic Team! He is also the Director of Choirs at Timberline H.S. From 2008-2015 he directed choirs and liturgical music at Gonzaga Prep in Spokane, WA. Sean has a B.A. in music from Gonzaga University and a M. Ed from Montana State University. He and his wife Andi have two wonderful daughters, Melia (6), Corinne (3), and samuel (6 months). He also enjoys fly-fishing, skiing, and spending time with his dog, Coda.
Brian Kruger Advancement Coordinator
An immigrant from California, my wife Pam & I were delighted to have raised our family in Boise for the past 20 years. I’m now looking forward to collaborating for the advancement, knowledge, funding & support of Bronco Catholic.