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Launch 2020

Over the past couple of years, Cristo Rey Miami has been busy behind the scenes with Feasibility Studies, raising friends, funds and most recently, hiring the leadership team. We are grateful for the work of the Founding Board, led by Co-Chairs Rodger Shay and Rudy Cecchi, who have personally committed their time, talent and treasure to bring Cristo Rey Miami High School to where we are now. Here's a brief overview of where we are.

Cristo Rey Alumnus Delivers TedTalk and heads to Instagram

Emilio Joubert

Emilio Joubert delivered an emotive TedTalk this Spring where he highlighted the mentors that impacted his life. His experience at Notre Dame Cristo Rey in Lawrence, where he graduated in 2015, prepared him to accept a position with Instagram in Los Angeles, CA.

Seasoned Community Builder Joins Cristo Rey Miami's Leadership Team

Arlene Peterson, Founding Director of Development

MIAMI, FL, May 2019 - In early May, Arlene Peterson accepted the position of Director of Development for Cristo Rey Miami High School. She will bring 20 years of experience in relationship building, fundraising and community engagement to the Founding Leadership Team. Arlene has impacted the South Florida community in her development roles with Chapman Partnership for Homeless, Miami-Dade County Public Schools, Mercy Hospital Foundation and United Way of Miami-Dade.