|Sister Maureen Lawrence McDermott, I.H.M., Ph.D, is Chief Academic Officer and Superintendent of Secondary Schools at the Archdiocese of Philadelphia Schools. Sister Maureen has more than 30 years of experience in Catholic education, having served as teacher, principal and superintendent. She is a professional member of the National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA) and the Center for the Advancement of Christian Education (CACE). She earned her undergraduate degree from Immaculata University and attended West Chester University for her master’s degree. Sister Maureen went on to earn her Ph.D. in Philosophy from Fordham University.
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