Fr. Louis Molinelli, SDB grew up in Mahwah, New Jersey, graduating from Immaculate Heart of Mary School in 1975 and from Don Bosco Prep in 1979. After high school, he entered the Salesian Community. He made his first profession in 1981 and was ordained a priest in 1990. He graduated from Don Bosco College (Newton, NJ) with a BA in Philosophy and a teaching certificate in Mathematics. He received an MA in Sacred Scripture (1989) and a Master of Divinity (1990) from the Pontifical College Josephinum (Columbus, OH). Then, he earned a Masters in Education (School Administration) from Boston College (1994). In these years, he has been a teacher, assistant, Coordinator of Youth Ministry, Academic Dean, and Principal. Most recently, he has been the principal for six years at St. Petersburg Catholic High School, St. Petersburg, Florida and Director of the Don Bosco Prepatory High School located in Ramsey, New Jersey. He currently serves as the Director of Archbishop Shaw in the Archdiocese of New Orleans.