The principal and his administrative team oversee and guide the faculty,
as well as the academic, spiritual, athletic and co-curricular life of the students.

Bob Ryan, Principal

Mr. Ryan and his administrative team are responsible for facilitating the academic success and spiritual well-being of every student. His team also seeks to provide appropriate co-curricular activities that complement Brophy's Jesuit heritage and reflect a wide variety of student interests. In all efforts, Mr. Ryan and his team are guided by the Jesuit principle of cura personalis - or care of the person, and focused on  supporting each young man on his journey to becoming a Jesuit-educated Graduate at Graduation: open to growth, intellectually competent, religious, loving and committed to doing justice.

Paul Fisko, Assistant Principal for Ministry

Mr. Fisko directs the Office of Faith and Justice which organizes and oversees the myriad of Brophy activities that define Brophy as a Jesuit school. These activities encompass prayer and sacramental life, immersions, exchanges and pilgrimages, retreats and service. Mr. Fisko also leads Brophy’s annual two-week Summit on Human Dignity which highlights an issue of particular relevance and informs students on its nuances, as well as its social and political ramifications. He teaches one sophomore class in the Religious Studies Department.

Pat Higgins, Dean of Students

Mr. Higgins is responsible for the conduct, attendance and safety of all students. Mr. Higgins teaches religion at Loyola Academy.

Kendra Krause, Assistant Principal for Faculty Development and Director of Loyola Academy

Ms. Krause leads the effort to support faculty in their efforts to grow and improve in the craft of teaching. She leads Loyola Academy, Brophy’s middle school for sixth-, seventh- and eighth-grade boys who demonstrate substantial academic promise as well as verified financial need.

Mica Mulloy

Assistant Principal for Technology

Mr. Mulloy directs and oversees all technology on campus with a particular emphasis on supporting teachers in their evolving adoption of technology as a tool to enhance teaching and learning. 

Office: Loyola Hall ||

Tony Oldani, Director of Scheduling and Student Activities

Mr. Oldani works with students and the counseling department in the development of each student’s academic schedule. Additionally, he manages the co-curricular activities of the various clubs and organizations on campus and serves as one of the faculty moderators of the Brophy Student Council. He teaches economics in the social studies department.

Seamus Walsh, Assistant Principal for Academics

Mr. Walsh directs Brophy’s academic program, chairs the Academic Board, and partners with all department chairs regarding curriculum development. He oversees the Advanced Placement and Rio Salado programs and directs the academic side of Brophy’s summer school program. He teaches one senior English elective each year.

Mike Ward, Director of Admissions

Mr. Ward directs the activities of the admissions office, managing the development of each freshman class as well as the admission of transfer students. He teaches one class in the social studies department.

Matthew C. Whitaker, Ph.D., Director of the Office of Equity and Inclusion

Dr. Whitaker heads the Office of Equity and Inclusion which seeks to ensure that historically under-represented students and their families are fully included in the Brophy experience and have an equitable opportunity to thrive in all areas of student life. He teaches in the social studies department.

Bill Woods, Athletic Director

Mr. Woods oversees the activities of all Brophy athletic teams and is Brophy’s primary representative to the Arizona Interscholastic Association.