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WELCOME TO LOYOLA ACADEMY!

I AM PROUD TO SERVE as President of Loyola Academy. I am confident that the dream of St. Ignatius Loyola is alive and well in our community as we strive to form women and men for others in service to the Church and the world. We seek to be attentive to the invitation of God and ever more creative and generous in the ways that we respond. Our constant prayer is that our efforts might always be to the greater honor and glory of God.



Rev. Patrick E. McGrath, SJ

President


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  • THE MISSION:

    TO FORM WOMEN AND MEN for meaningful lives of leadership and service in imitation of Jesus Christ through a college preparatory education in the Jesuit, Catholic tradition.
  • THE VISION:

    TO STRIVE to be the leading Jesuit college preparatory faith and education center in the nation. To be a diverse and committed community responding to our God-given call to become women and men for others who are religious, intellectually competent, physically fit, loving, open to growth and committed to doing justice.

Meet our Leadership

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  • Board of Trustees

    CHAIR
    • Nancy E. Paridy — Senior Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer, Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago
    MEMBERS
    • Gerald F. Corcoran — Chairman and CEO, R.J. O'Brien and Associates
    • Hanley Dawson '86 — President, The Patrick Group
    • Rev. L. Adam DeLeon, SJ — Faculty Member and Campus Minister, Loyola High School, Detroit, Michigan
    • William D. Forsyth — President, Frontier Partners
    • Rev. David A. Godleski, SJ — Minister of Jesuit Community, Loyola University
    • Rev. Hugo Nelson Goméz Sevilla, SJ — Doctoral Studies, Loyola University Chicago
    • Rogert P. Hickey — Founder and CEO, Global Economics Group, LLC
    • Brian E. Johnson — CFO, Newly Weds Foods
    • Stephen V. King — Founding Partner, Prairie Capital, LP
    • Nathan A. Krawetzke, SJ — First Studies, Loyola University Chicago
    • Rev. Jeffrey LaBelle, SJ — Assistant Professor of Education, Department of Educational/Policy Leadership, Marquette University
    • Katie Lawler — Senior Vice President/Chief Human Resource Officer, ITW
    • Peter C. Lee '97 — Founding Partner, Summit Trail Advisors
    • Peter G. Leemputte '75
    • Genevieve LeFevour '99 — Shareholder, Johnson & Bell
    • Stephen J. Livaditis — Senior Managing Director, Eastdil Secured, LLC
    • James Lyman '79 — Corporate Vice President of Sales Operations, Reinhart Food Service
    • Rev. Michael J. Marco, SJ — President, Marquette University High School
    • Rev. Patrick E. McGrath, SJ — President, Loyola Academy
    • William McIntosh '57
    • Steve Pemberton — Chief People Officer, Workhuman
    • James Phillips — Combe Family Vice President for Athletics & Recreation, Northwestern University
    • Matthew T. Regan — Partner, Kirkland and Ellis
    • Joe Roddy '82 — Attorney/Partner, Burke, Warren, MacKay & Serritella, PC
    • Louise V. Sanborn
    • Rev. James R. Shea, SJ —Teacher/Chaplain, Cristo Rey Jesuit High School
    • James Walsh '79 — Banker, BMO Capitol
    • Susan Rollings Webb
     
  • Executive Leadership Team

    Fr. Patrick E. McGrath, SJ Rev. Patrick E. McGrath, SJ
    President
    847.920.2421
    pmcgrath@loy.org
     
    Genevieve Atwood Genevieve Atwood
    Vice President for Athletics and Fitness
    847.920.2490
    gatwood@loy.org
     
    Robert Desherow Robert Desherow '93
    Vice President for Admissions and Enrollment
    847.920.2480
    bdesherow@loy.org
     
    Brian Hake Brian Hake
    Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operations Officer
    847.920.2424
    bhake@loy.org
     
    Charles Heintz, Principal Charles Heintz
    Principal
    847.920.2405
    cheintz@loy.org
     
    Martin Jennings Martin Jennings '98
    Vice President of Alumni and Network Engagement
    847.920.2429
    mjennings@loy.org
    Gary A. Marando Gary A. Marando
    Vice President for Mission and Ministry
    847.920.2708
    gmarando@loy.org
    Wanda McKenny Wanda McKenny
    Vice President for Human Resources
    847.920.2790
    wmckenny@loy.org
     
    Bob Miller Robert O. Miller
    Vice President for Advancement
    847.920.2428
    bmiller@loy.org
     
    Dennis R. Stonequist Dennis R. Stonequist '90
    Executive Vice President
    847.920.2443
    dstonequist@loy.org

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Fr. McGrath's Upcoming Masses

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  • Loyola Academy Community Mass

  • Loyola Academy Community Mass

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Our Mission

To form women and men for meaningful lives of leadership and service in imitation of Jesus Christ through a college preparatory education in the Jesuit, Catholic tradition.
Loyola Academy admits students of any race, color and national origin or ethnic origin.