"You can do what I cannot do. I can do what you cannot do. Together we can do great things."
-Saint Teresa of Calcutta
Saint Joseph Academy is privately owned by the Marist Brothers of the Schools. Ultimate authority is vested in the Brother Provincial Superior for the Marist Brothers Province of the Holy Family (USA Province) and his Provincial Council who constitute the Board of Trustees for Saint Joseph Academy. The academy is managed locally by the President and Principal, who are appointed by the trustees. The President is the Chief Executive Officer of the school and the Principal is the Chief Operating Officer. The trustees likewise appoint a local School Board that is charged with promoting and preserving the mission of Saint Joseph Academy.
University Attended: Boston College (Undergrad) and University of Notre Dame (Masters)
Level of Education: Masters of Education and Masters of Arts
Alumni Children: Eliut Motyl Class of 2019
"Working at SJA brings me much joy. I love the community of students, faculty, and families and the spirit they have for St. Joe."
Hobbies: I enjoy time at the beach with my family.
Fun Fact: I played rugby in college.
University Attended: The University of Texas at Brownsville
Level of Education: Masters of Education
Alumni Children: Cristobal Valadez, Class of 2010, Cristian Valadez, Class of 2010, and Eros Valadez, Class of 2017
"Coming to work at St. Joe was like coming home. People of all ages support one another in academic and faith journeys."
Hobbies and Fun Fact: I love to read. I read a new book almost every other day. I'm also a Netflix junkie!