Notable Alumni in Education

Colman Barry

Colman Barry '47, OSB
Past president, Saint John's University; former dean at Catholic University; founder of Minnesota Public Radio, the Hill Museum and Manuscript Library and the Jay Phillips Center for Christian-Jewish Learning; author

Seth Brown '02
2011 Milken Educator Award winner

Patrick Carey

Patrick Carey '66 and SOT '66
William Kelly S.J. Chair in Catholic Theology at Marquette University; 2008 recipient of the college's Haggerty Award for research excellence.

Gerald Christianson

Gerald Christenson '53
Chancellor of the Minnesota Community College System

Art DeCabooter

Art DeCabooter '64
Retired president, Scottsdale (Ariz.) Community College; member of the National Board for Catholic Education

Robert Gavin

Robert Gavin '62
Past president, Macalester College

Ed Henry

Ed Henry '43
Past president, St. Mary's College (IN), St. Michael's College (VT) and Marian College (WI); retired SJU political science professor; founder of the Center for the Study of Local Government; past mayor of the City of St. Cloud

Dietrich Reinhart

Dietrich Reinhart '71, OSB
President Emeritus, Saint John's University

Ken Roering

Ken Roering '64
Chair of the marketing department at the Carlson School at the University of Minnesota; author

Matt Stergios

Matt Stergios '78
High School Speech and Debate Team Coach and Winner of 26 consecutive Montana state Championships (through 2009)

Fr Hilary Thimmesh

Hilary Thimmesh SOT '54, OSB
Saint John's University President; author. Minnesota State Community College System; Head of the National President's Council on Youth Opportunity, appointed by President Johnson