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.
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.
On June 26th, Agrupacion Catolica Universitaria (ACU), opened its newly renovated home, and warmly welcomed some of Cristo Rey's Founding Leadership Team.
Kate Jackson, owner and founder of KMJ Consulting, LLC joins us as acting Director of Finance. Recently relocated from New Jersey, Kate established KMJ Consulting to handle the business management side of a variety of small nonprofit businesses in the Montclair NJ area.
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.