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Department of Catholic Education
Office of the Superintendent of Schools
of Catholic Schools
Deacon Scott J. Conway

Deacon Conway was ordained in 2011 and has served in four Dioceses; Rockville Centre, Brooklyn, St. Petersburg, and St. Augustine, in many different ministries such as a seminarian, teacher, principal, and superintendent.  He currently oversees the 38 education entities of the diocese as the Bishop's delegate to education.


Assistant Superintendent of Catholic Schools
Tricia Finkenberg

Description Coming Soon.


Executive Assistant to the Superintendent
Ronnie Vicenzi

Description Coming Soon.


Assistant Superintendent
of Catholic Schools
Rhonda Rose

Mrs. Rose came to the Office of the Superintendent with many years of Catholic School experience.  Her wealth of knowledge in understanding the life of a principal and teacher makes her an understanding leader to the 38 educational entities of the diocese.


Compliance Officer for Accreditation and Government Programs
Audra Smith

Audra left the classroom after 15 years in Catholic education. She applies her knowledge of curriculum and educational data to assist the needs of the Office of the Superintendent. In addition, Audra handles educational certification, Protecting God's Children, Background Screenings, DCF credentialing, and catechist certification.


Fr. Jeff Putthoff, SJ

Fr. Jeff Putthoff, SJ is a Jesuit priest.  He is deeply interested in creating communities of healing, empowering young people, brain health, and finding God in all things.  He has worked as a high school teacher, associate pastor, executive director and high school president, and educational consultant using his unique experience in organizational dynamics, leadership, brain health and Ignatian spirituality, applying it to youth education and organizational life.


He is a gifted, national speaker on trauma-informed care, organizational dynamics, youth formation, Ignatian spirituality, and leadership

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