Make us your home page
Instagram

Today’s top headlines delivered to you daily.

(View our Privacy Policy)

St. Petersburg Catholic gets new principal

Susan Selquini was previously dean of students.

Susan Selquini was previously dean of students.

St. Petersburg Catholic High has announced that its dean of students, Susan K. Seliquini, will be the school's new principal.

She will replace John McMahon, who is moving to Nebraska at the end of this school year to be closer to his aging father, the school said.

Seliquini joined the faculty in August. She has a master's degree in social studies and a degree in educational leadership from Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale.

She has more than 24 years of experience in teaching and school administration. She also worked three years in Rome.

Seliquini is married to Col. Louis P. Seliquini, Jr., an active duty Air Force officer. They have a son and daughter attending the Florida Institute of Technology and a younger son finishing his junior year in high school.

In a letter to parents and guardians, the school said a 10-member search committee considered eight applicants and interviewed three.

The panel's recommendation was reviewed by Bishop Robert Lynch; Alberto Vazquez-Matos, superintendent of schools for the Diocese of St. Petersburg; and members of the Salesians of Don Bosco, the religious order that operates the school.

St. Petersburg Catholic gets new principal 05/15/14 [Last modified: Thursday, May 15, 2014 11:07am]
Photo reprints | Article reprints

© 2017 Tampa Bay Times

    

Join the discussion: Click to view comments, add yours

Loading...
  1. After 17 years, Pasco-Hernando State College attorney steps away

    College

    The longtime attorney for Pasco-Hernando State College has resigned for what he says are "purely personal reasons."

    Steve Schroeder, the general council for Pasco-Hernando State College, resigned last week. His last day will be Sept. 8.
  2. Apple Scales Back Its Ambitions for a Self-Driving Car

    Autos

    SAN FRANCISCO — As new employees were brought into Apple's secret effort to create a self-driving car a few years ago, managers told them that they were working on the company's next big thing: A product that would take on Detroit and disrupt the automobile industry.

     In this Monday, April 10, 2017 file photo, Luminar CEO Austin Russell monitors a 3D lidar map on a demonstration drive in San Francisco. Russell, now 22, was barely old enough to drive when he set out to create a safer navigation system for robot-controlled cars. His ambitions are about to be tested five years after he co-founded Luminar Technologies, a Silicon Valley startup trying to steer the rapidly expanding self-driving car industry in a new direction. Apple says it will scale back its amitions to build a self-driving car.  [AP Photo/Ben Margot]
  3. Studies: Automated safety systems are preventing car crashes

    Autos

    WASHINGTON — Safety systems to prevent cars from drifting into another lane or that warn drivers of vehicles in their blind spots are beginning to live up to their potential to significantly reduce crashes, according to two studies released Wednesday.

    A side mirror warning signal is shown in a Ford Taurus at an automobile testing area in Oxon Hill, Md., in 2012. Safety systems to prevent cars from drifting into another lane or warn drivers of vehicles in their blind spots are beginning to live up to their potential to significantly reduce crashes, according to two studies released Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017. [Associated Press]
  4. Pet Vet: Why a cat's color can make it more susceptible to skin cancer

    Pets

    Snowball is a fluffy female cat 10 years of age. Can you guess what color she might be? I ask the question because it is relevant to what might be causing her problem.

    White fluffy cat  [Dreamstime | TNS]
  5. Photo of the Day for August 23, 2017 - The Guardian of the Sun

    Human Interest

    Today's Photo of the Day comes from Yuliya Gallimore of St, Petersburg, FL. She calls it "The Guardian of the Sun."