Alumnus Receives TOYO Award

Mount Michael Alumnus, Eric Crawford’00, has recently become a recipient of The 87th annual TOYO! Awards which honors individuals 21 to 40 showing exemplary commitment to improving the community through selfless acts of kindness while excelling in their professional careers.

Crawford is CEO of the Heart Ministry Center in Omaha.

From Heart Ministries Center Website:

Eric Crawford


Eric Crawford, an Omaha native, was named the Executive Director of the Heart Ministry Center in February 2017 after serving for one year as the Assistant Executive Director. Eric earned his bachelor’s degree from St. John’s University and spent 11 years as the Director of Admissions at Mount Michael Benedictine School. In the spring of 2015, Eric began working as a Development Officer in Nebraska Wesleyan University’s advancement office.Eric is a member of the St. John’s University Omaha Alumni Chapter and has served on Playsmart Inc.’s Planning Committee and Mount Michael’s Alumni Association and School Board. He is an avid runner who loves spending time with his family and his Bernese Mountain Dog, Pheidippides. Eric is very honored to be part of the Heart Ministry Center and enjoys developing long-lasting relationships.

The Omaha Jaycees founded one of the oldest ‘young professional’ recognition programs in the country with TOYO – Ten Outstanding Young Omahans