St. Michael's Academy

Inspired Minds

Faith-Filled Hearts

Tomorrow's Leaders

The Board of Trustees of St. Michael's Academy

The Board of Trustees of St. Michael's Academy
St. Michael' s Academy is not a single parish school but a diocesan school affiliated with the Roman Catholic Diocese of Springfield.

The school's governance includes a school board with limited jurisdiction. This board, known as the Board of Trustees, meets monthly to guide the strategic planning of the school and ensure the sound future of St. Michael's Academy.


2017-2018 Board of Trustees
Rev. Matthew Alcombright, Pastor
Mary Mother of Hope, Springfield, MA

Christopher Cignoli, Director
Springfield Department of Public Works

Eileen Cusick, Assistant Professor
School of Business and Information Technologies
Springfield Technical Community College

Rev. David Darcy, Pastor
Holy Cross Church, Springfield, MA

Mark Feeley, Director of Radiology Quality Management
Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, MA

Laura Gentile
Hampden County Clerk of Courts

Robert Kirchherr, Senior Health and Safety Engineer
O'Reilly, Talbot and Okun Engineering

Eileen Lavin, Ex-Officio
Diocesan Catholic School Board Vice Chair
Retired Senior Project Manager, Aetna

Sr. Christine Lavoie, SSJ
Sister of St. Joseph

Rev. Daniel P. Liston, Pastor
St. Patrick Church, Springfield, MA

The Honorable C. Brian McDonald, SMA Board Chair
Retired Superior Court Judge
Springfield, MA

The Honorable Michael E. Mulcahy, SMA Board Secretary
First Justice, Palmer District Court

Josephine Rodriguez
Director of Math Center and Coordinator of Assessment
Western New England University

Tanya Sears, Controller
Springfield College

Heidi Szalai
Exercise Physiologist and Manager/Cardiac Rehabilitation,
Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, MA