Administration and Staff

✉ Mr. James Vail President

A native of Fairfield, Connecticut, Vail began his career as a teacher, coach, and Vice Principal at Saint Paul Catholic High School in Bristol, CT. He then moved to La Crosse, WI where he served as the Principal of Aquinas High School. Most recently Vail served for twenty years as the President of Paramus Catholic High School in New Jersey. Mr.Vail earned his Bachelors and Masters degrees from Fairfield University with 30 additional credits in the Catholic School Administration at Boston College. He says he is most proud to have spent every year of his life since age 5 in Catholic schools as a student or staff member.

✉ Mrs. Cathy Pagliaro, Interim Principal

Cathy Pagliaro was born in Harrisburg, attended St. Margaret Mary grade school and graduated from Bishop McDevitt High School in 1987. She completed her undergraduate work in Secondary Education at Penn State University and has been teaching in the Social Studies Department at Bishop McDevitt since 2005. She earned her Master’s Degree in Education (Teaching and Curriculum) from Concordia University in 2013.

✉ Mrs. Cheryl Reider, Assistant Principal for Student Services

Cheryl Reider has been with Bishop McDevitt since 2008. She is originally from New England. She received a BA in Spanish from Messiah College and then completed her Masters degree from the International Institute for Restorative Practices in 2013. Mrs. Reider loves teaching Spanish and helping students learn and grow into the young men and women God created them to be.

Office Staff

kauffman_marylou✉ Mrs. Mary Lou Kauffman
Director of Finance

✉ Mrs. Ellen Miscannon ’82
Finance Secretary

✉ Sr. Bernard Agnes
Attendance Officer

Physical Plant

✉ Mr. Dave Eichman
Facilities Director

white_dorsey✉ Mr. Dorsey White
Maintenance Technician

Information Technology

✉ Mr. Gregg Pankake
Director of IT



Food Services

caf-staffFrom Left to Right: Back Row – ✉ Colleen Kruger, Kitchen Manager; Maureen Anderson; Mariann Feher; Kathy Haldeman
Front Row – Lexi Jimenez ’02; Kathryn Medina; Pat Hickey ’66