John A. Venturella, Ed.D — affectionately known as “Dr. V” to the students — has been a Catholic educator since 1979. During his career he has taught in both elementary and secondary schools, having served as campus minister, teacher, department chairperson, guidance counselor, assistant principal, principal and president in Catholic schools throughout the country.
Dr. Venturella has taught Ethics, Old Testament, New Testament, and World Religions at the undergraduate level. He’s also taught graduate and doctoral level courses in education as part of his commitment to prepare future school leaders. Presently, he serves as an executive coach for graduate students in the Mary Ann Remick Leadership Program at the University of Notre Dame.