Log In

Jonathan Peter DeFelice Edit Profile

academic administrator , priest

Jonathan Peter DeFelice, American academic administrator, priest. Joined Order of St. Benedict, Roman Catholic Church, 1968, ordained priest, 1974.

Background

DeFelice, Jonathan Peter was born on November 7, 1947 in Bristol, Rhode Island, United States. Son of Ralph Thomas and Eleanor Ida (Balzano) DeF.

Education

AB, St. Anselm College, 1970. Juris Canonici Licentiatus, Pontifical Gregorian University, Rome, 1983.

Career

Lecturer theology, St. Anselm College, Manchester, N.H., since 1974;campus minister, St. Anselm College, Manchester, N.H., 1974-1975;dean freshmen, St. Anselm College, Manchester, N.H., 1975-1976;dean students, St. Anselm College, Manchester, N.H., 1976-1981;director, St. Anselm Abbey Seminary, Manchester, since 1985;prior, director formation, St. Anselm Abbey, Manchester, 1986-1989;acting president, St. Anselm Abbey, Manchester, 1989-1990;president, St. Anselm College, Manchester, since 1989. Delegate general chapter American-Cassinese Congregation, Order of St. Benedict, 1989, 1992.

Achievements

  • Joined Order of St. Benedict, Roman Catholic Church, 1968, ordained priest, 1974.

Membership

Member Postsecondary Education Commission, State of New Hampshire, Concord, since 1990. Member board incorporators Optima Health, Manchester, since 1990. Board directors Federated Arts of Manchester, 1991-1993, Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce, New Hampshire Heart Institute Foundation, since 1992.

Trustee Catholic Medical Center, Manchester, since 1991. Member Canon Law Society of America, National Association Indiana Colleges and Universities, Association Catholic Colleges and Universities, Association Benedictine Colleges and Universities (founding), Council Indiana Colleges, New Hampshire College and University Council.

Connections

father:
Ralph Thomas DeF.

mother:
Eleanor Ida (Balzano) DeF.