Fast Facts About ADVIS:
Over 130 Member Schools in the tri-state, 13 county Greater Delaware Valley region…
 
Educate nearly 50,000 students in pre-kindergarten through high school; 29.4% students of color
 
Employ over 11,000 faculty, administrators, and staff
 
Award nearly $270,000,000 in need based financial aid to 34% of students
 
Represent more than 430,000 alumni
 
Collectively have an annual operating budget greater than one billion dollars!
home > Member Resources > Trustee U > Trustee U Presenter Bios > 

back

Joe McTighe
Executive Director, Council on American Private Education
 
Education: B.A., Manhattan College
M.A., The New School for Social Research
 
Joe McTighe has been executive director of the Council for American Private Education (CAPE) since July 1, 1996. CAPE is a coalition of national organizations and state affiliates serving private elementary and secondary schools. There are over 33,000 private schools in America; nearly 5.5 million students attend them. CAPE member organizations represent about 80 percent of private school enrollment nationwide. CAPE’s mission is to preserve and promote educational pluralism so that parents have a choice in the schooling of their children. 

Prior to his service at CAPE, Joe worked for 15 years as associate director at the New York State Catholic Conference, where he served as executive secretary to the NYS Council of Catholic School Superintendents. Before that, Joe worked in the Catholic schools office for the Diocese of Albany, NY, served as principal of a Catholic elementary school in Albany, and taught at an inner-city Catholic school in Manhattan.

Joe received a B.A. in philosophy from Manhattan College, an M.A. in philosophy from The New School for Social Research, and completed his Ph.D. coursework in philosophy and education at Columbia University.

back

Login
© Copyright 2019 Association of Delaware Valley Independent Schools. All rights reserved.
search login