St. Benedict School, Holmdel, announced the appointment of Kevin Donahue as the new school principal effective July 1.
For the past four years, Donahue has served as the director of admissions in Christian Brothers Academy, Lincroft, where he managed all aspects of admissions including recruitment, open house events, advertising and consulting with the president, principal and associate principals in the final admissions decision-making process. He also taught advanced placement and honors psychology.
Prior to CBA, Donahue served as the school counselor in Lacey Township High School, Lacey, for eight years. In that position, he served as an anti-bullying specialist, counseled students on college admissions and financial aid processes, and administered and supervised standardized testing including ACT, SAT, and HSPA. Using his analytical skills, he gathered and analyzed student data to close achievement gaps. Previously, Donahue taught social studies in Burlington City High School, Burlington.
Donahue has also served as a softball, baseball, and volleyball coach for Lacey and Burlington City High Schools and joined CBA’s coaching staff as freshman baseball head coach.
Donahue earned a bachelor of arts in education and history at Rowan University, Glassboro, and a master of education in school counseling at the University of Maryland, College Park, Md.[[In-content Ad]]