Jesuit High School of Sacramento is pleased to announce that the Board of Trustees has unanimously appointed Rev. John P. McGarry, S.J., as the school’s new President. Father McGarry will begin work at the beginning of the 2018-19 school year. Mrs. Lorraine Paul will continue to serve as interim President until then.
Currently and since 2012, Fr. McGarry serves as Rector of the Jesuit School of Theology of Santa Clara University. He will finish a six-year term there at the end of this school year. From 2005 to 2011, he led the California Province of the Society of Jesus as its Provincial.
Father McGarry holds a Master of Arts in School Leadership/Private School Administration degree from the University of San Francisco, a Master of Divinity degree from the Jesuit School of Theology, and a Bachelor of Arts degree from Gonzaga University. He also serves on the Boards of Trustees of USF and Brophy Prep.