SFP Staff

Debra Hayes, Principal

DebHayesDeb Hayes completed her Masters of Educational Leadership program at Rocky Mountain College in June of 2013. Prior to that she had been a teacher for 28 years, 24 of which were spent teaching at Fromberg Elementary in Fromberg, Montana. Deb and her husband Doug have raised two children, both adults now. Deb sees her career at SFP as a wonderful opportunity to combine her passion for education and her Catholic faith. She enjoys helping students excel in their classrooms and working with the amazing staff at SFP. Deb enjoys camping, gardening, water skiing and spending time with her family.


Betty Reid, Administrative Assistant

Betty ReidBetty3 was born in Billings, graduated from Billings West High School and attended the University of Wyoming. She has been involved with BCS system since 1977 when she returned with her family from Minnesota and enrolled her oldest child in kindergarten. Mrs. Reid has worked at SFP since 1988, starting out as the lunch lady. She did some custodial work, was the preschool aide and is now the secretary. Her husband is an alum of Billings Central Catholic High School, which led to their decision to send their children to the Billings Catholic Schools. All five of their children went through the system and graduated from BC. Mrs. Reid thoroughly enjoys being a part of St. Francis Primary. She loves the staff and the younger children and hopes to be at SFP for many more years.

Katie Day

Kim Studer

Debbie Murtagh

Art Specialist:
Cathy Read

Margaret Stiles

Nicole Hamnes

Special Education:
Sarah Stevens

Day Care:
Sue Saks

Michelle Trafton
Allison Walsh

Jeannine Nielsen – K2
Jill Powers – K3
Kristine Wagner – K1

First Grade:
Sarah Yerger – 1A
Renee Ostwald – 1B
Chelsea O’Neil – 1C

Second Grade:
Laura Linn – 2A
Erika Schaff – 2B
Lynette Swanson – 2C
Jeanine Reed – 2D