Gregory Simon
Gregory Simon

Director of Admissions at Notre Dame Preparatory School and Marist Academy


Gregory shares his experience in admission, development, and advancement. He helps school leaders reimagine their admission and development approach with a special emphasis on keeping the experience of prospective students, parents, and donors at the center of any initiative.

Current Role

Gregory is currently the Director of Admissions at Notre Dame Preparatory School and Marist Academy. In this capacity, he manages and administers admission initiatives, oversees the Notre Dame Parent Ambassador Program, serves on the Head of School's cabinet, and manages the school's relationship with key feeder schools, local parishes, and community organizations.

Prior Experience

Gregory has been in the Notre Dame family for over 20 years. He has served as the Director of Annual Giving, member of the President’s Cabinet, Dean of Admissions and Diversity, teacher, coach, assistant athletic director, and student council moderator. His work has supported hundreds of students, families, and alumni. In fact, he proudly boasts more than 2,500 Facebook "friends" from his time in the classroom and as a member of Notre Dame's faculty.


Gregory has a bachelor’s degree in political science and prelaw from Michigan State University and a master’s degree in educational leadership from Oakland University. He received his professional certification in secondary education from Eastern Michigan University.