Degrees and Certifications:
Our Athletic Director, Social Studies Teacher and Physical Education Teacher, Jeff Chrusciel, has been with St. Therese School since the fall of 2007. He has many years of experience teaching and serving as an Athletic Director on the Middle School level. He is a graduate of Washington University in St. Louis, holds a Master's Degree in Teaching from National Louis University along with a Master's degree in Sport Management from Indiana University. Mr. Chrusciel coaches numerous sports and also oversees the St. Therese History Team. He also recently received a certificate for completing the Project Zero Classroom Program at Harvard University.
Mr. Chrusciel is a Certified Trainer and Evangelist for the University of Notre Dame Play Like a Champion Coaching Education Program. He is a staunch supporter of positive coaching methodology and his teams are consistently high performing. He believes that a positive playing experience is the most important aspect of athletic participation for his players and that athletic participation holds many moral and spiritual aspects. In his spare time, Mr. Chrusciel can be found spending time playing and traveling with his adventurous family and coaching his children's various athletic teams!