Archdiocesan School Board
Mission of the Archdiocesan School Board
In conjunction with the Office of Education, Evangelization and Catechesis (OEEC), the mission of the Archdiocesan School Board is to further the advancement of excellence in Catholic education for students in the Archdiocese of Hartford by providing leadership, direction, and support to the Archbishop, the Vicar for Education, Evangelization and Catechesis, and Laura McCaffrey, Advisor to the Vicar for Finance and Technology.
Elected Officers (2019-2020)
|Mark A. Adams (Oxford)||Second term ends 2020|
|Carlos Aedo (Vernon)||First Term ends 2022|
|Deacon Robert J. Barry (Bloomfield)||First Term ends 2022|
|Msgr. Thomas M. Ginty (Wolcott)||Second Term ends 2020|
|Claude Howard (Avon)||First Term ends 2022|
|Keith J. Hubert, CPA (Southington)||Second Term ends 2022|
|Jude Kelly (Bristol)||First Term ends 2021|
|Karen M. Leary, PT, DPT (Southington)||First Term ends 2020|
|Paul Mitnick (Waterbury)||First Term ends 2021|
|Rev. Michael A. Santiago (North Haven)||Second Term ends 2021|
|Rev. Michael G. Whyte (West Simsbury)||Second Term ends 2021|
Inquiries on becoming a member of the Archdiocesan School Board
The Archdiocesan School Board is seeking nominations of individuals who meet the qualifications as outlined in the by-laws for a three year term, with a possible additional term. Please contact Fay Lenz, Chair of the Nominating Committee, at firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested in more information about the Archdiocesan School Board. Recommendation for Archdiocesan School Board form.
Standing Committees (2019-2020)
- Fay Lenz, Chair
- Theresa A. Becker, Vice-Chair
- Sr. Mary Grace Walsh, ASCJ, Ph.D, Provost of Education, Evangelation and Catechesis
- Laura McCaffrey, Assistant to the Provost
Goal: Recruit 2 - 4 new members to serve on the Archdiocesan School Board beginning July 2019.
Community Outreach Committee (Local School Boards)
Goal: Increase the purposefulness of the visits to the local boards by using the Leadership Manual of Catholic School Boards (2018) as a tool, and provide feedback to the OEEC following local board visits to improve local school board development.
Community Outreach Committee (Pastors)
Goal: Provide support to and build relationships with pastors, particularly those with no school experience and/or with complex school issues.
Planning Committee and Pastoral Planning AD HOC Committee (in collaboration with the Office of Pastoral Planning)
Goal: Continue to cooperate and collaborate with the vision of the pastoral planning committee
School Success Committee
Goal: Provide support to local school boards
School Success Committee Webinar December 2018