Brooke Nicholson

Brooke Nicholson Grote
Director of Mission Development

Brooke provides leadership and coordination of the gift program to identify, cultivate, solicit and steward major gift prospects and donors based on mutual respect for both the source and the impact of the gift so that the shared values of the donor and the Sisters’ mission of the Presentation Sisters are both being advanced. She may be reached at Office 605-271-0468, Cell 605-929-7502 or


Jen Rothenbuehler
Gift and Stewardship Officer

Jen provides guidance and coordination of a comprehensive gift, planned giving and stewardship program that supports the mission of the sisters. She works very closely with a donor-centered program to help raise awareness of the current needs and cultivate relationships with the donors and prospective donors. She may be reached at Office 605-271-0468, Cell 605.360.2457 or

Barb GroszBarb Grosz
Event and Data Specialist

Barb coordinates and implements the special events sponsored by the Presentation Sisters. She also manages the recording of donations, database entry, gift recording, acknowledgement of gifts as well as ensuring ongoing communication with the donors. She may be reached at 605-229-8391 or

Marketing and Communication Specialist

Responsible for managing the development, implementation and coordination of internal and external public relations and communications strategies with the goal of promoting the charism and mission of the Presentation Sisters consistent with their Mission Statement and Chapter Documents. They promote a positive image of women religious through appropriate utilization of the media and public relations, advertising, promotions and marketing. May be reached at

Jennifer Dix

Jennifer Dix
Grant and Annual Fund Specialist

Jennifer provides leadership for and coordination of the annual giving efforts of the Presentation Sisters. She works with direct mail, giving analysis, grant writing and stewardship efforts focused on donor prospects. She may be reached at 605-229-8410 or

Kathleen Daly
Archives Specialist

Kathleen preserves, organizes, protects and creates available records and materials, which pertain to the origin, history, spirit and growth of the Congregation She can be reached for historical inquiries in reference to the Congregation’s or individual Sister’s history or coordinating tour requests of the Convent. She may be reached at 605.229.8359 or

If you would like more information about partnering with the Presentation Sisters to support our mission and our ministry efforts, please contact one of the individuals listed above.