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CDU Welcomes New Advisory Board

Posted by Catholic Distance University on Mon, Dec 16, 2019 @ 06:09 PM


CDU has launched a new Advisory Board to help guide the future of online
Catholic education. The vice-chairman of the Board of Trustees, The Most
Rev. Timothy P. Broglio, JCD, serves as chairman of the Advisory Board. The
team will advise the Board of Trustees on the fulfillment of CDU’s educational
objectives, facilitate communications with the Catholic community and other
Catholic institutions, provide guidance on operational affairs as well as special
initiatives and partnerships, and assist in securing the resources needed to
support initiatives.

CDU’s Advisory Board members include Helen Alvaré, JD, professor at the
Scalia Law School at George Mason University; Mary Pat Donoghue, executive
director of the Secretariat of Catholic Education of the U.S. Conference of
Catholic Bishops; Franz Hartl, JD, web development manager at Yale
University; Tom Reidy, president and CEO of Avalon Consulting, LLC;
Dr. Matthew Shank, president of the Virginia Foundation for Independent
Colleges; and Reverend Robert J. Spitzer, president of the Magis Center.