Director of Campus Ministry
Fr. Cleary most recently served as Superior General of the Congregation of Holy Cross from 1998-2010 with residence in Rome, Italy. As Superior General, he was responsible for the more than 1,600 Holy Cross priests and brothers serving throughout the world. Prior to being elected General, Fr. Cleary was the Provincial of the Eastern Province of the Congregation.
As a graduate of Stonehill, he was named the College's Oustanding Alumnus in 2007. Fr. Cleary also holds masters' degrees in Theology from the University of Notre Dame, Counseling Psychology from Loyola University, and Formative Spirituality from Duquesne University. Additionally, he holds a doctorate degree in Formative Spirituality from Duquesne.
Campus Minister for Music & Liturgy
Dan organizes liturgical celebrations and directs the Chapel Choir at Stonehill College. He received a B. Mus. in Music Education with a concentration in piano performance from Berklee College of Music and his M. Mus. with a focus in Conducting from the American Band College graduate program of Sam Houston State University. Dan has several years of experience as a music teacher, Director of Choral Ensembles and Director of Bands. He works as a professional pianist, pipe organist, and trumpet player and has played with Herb Reed and the Platters, Doc Severinsen, Bobby Shew, and Harry Waters. He currently works as Music Director and organist for St. Mary's Church in Mansfield, MA.
Campus Minister for Retreat Programming
A member of the Congregation of Holy Cross, Fr. Tom is originally from Bridgeport, CT. A graduate of Stonehill College, the University of Notre Dame and Fairfield University, he returned to Stonehill in 1989 and has worked in Residence Life, Student Activities and Campus Ministry.
Campus Minister for Service Immersion Programs
MaryAnne completed a year of service with people on the streets through the Holy Cross Associates Program after she graduated from Saint Anselm College with a degree in psychology. She has a graduate degree in Spiritual and Pastoral Care from Loyola University Maryland. MaryAnne has worked with educating students on issues of hunger and homelessness as well as a coordinator for service immersion programs since 2004. She is a trained spiritual director, has completed a 30 Day Spiritual Exercises Retreat, guides the Women's Retreat, is on the Moore Center for Gender Equity's board and orchestrated the local community service program called Into the Streets for 4 years and now is in charge of the Service Immersion Program called H.O.P.E. Her interests include spiritual direction, retreat facilitation and working for justice.
Campus Minister for Community Service & Partnerships
Sarah served for two years as an Americorps volunteer at the Nativity School of Worcester after completing her undergraduate degree in Sociology at the College of the Holy Cross. Before arriving at Stonehill, Sarah completed her Masters of Divinity at the Boston College School of Theology and Ministry. While working on her graduate degree, she also worked part-time at the College of the Holy Cross in the Office of Campus Ministry. In addition to her work with Into the Streets, Sarah also enjoys doing retreat work, working with our new Interfaith group, facilitating the Women’s Spirituality Group, and promoting our office on facebook and twitter. When she’s not working at Stonehill, she is probably spending time with her husband, Dave, and her dog, Eli.
A member of the Congregation of Holy Cross, Fr. Pinto comes to Stonehill from India after working as a Vice-Principal at Holy Cross School and College in India. Fr. Pinto holds a graduate degree in Sociology and presently pursuing a graduate degree in Educational Leadership at Boston College.
Born and educated in Boston, Claire has lived in Easton for the past 30 years. She is a wife and mother and has worked at Stonehill since 1993 in the Continuing Ed Office, Career Services and now as part of the Campus Ministry team.