Fr. Thomas Neitzke, SJ
Fr. Thomas Neitzke, SJ, Ed.D., is the 33rd president of Creighton Preparatory School. As a former faculty member and assistant principal at Prep, Fr. Neitzke’s experience enriches Prep’s focus on its mission through both an academic and administrative lens.
A native of Port Washington, Wisconsin, Fr. Neitzke entered the Society of Jesus in 1999 and was ordained a priest in 2010. He is a member of the board of trustees at Georgetown Preparatory School, Seattle University, Brophy College Prep and the Boys and Girls Club of the Midlands. He is also a member of the Jesuit Secondary Education Association’s Committee on Programming.
Fr. Neitzke previously served as president of Jesuit Academy, principal of Jesuit Academy and an adjunct instructor at Creighton University. He earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in philosophy and theology from Loyola University Chicago, a master of arts in educational administration from the University of San Francisco, a master of divinity from Santa Clara University, and a doctorate in leadership from Creighton University.