The faculty of the college works via paleas and also students to develop a area whose function is to develop an environment in which the religious confidence of each student and his/her intellectual, ethical, and also physical capacities might be emerged and strengthened.

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Abp. Alexander K. Sample,Archbishop of Portland​

Studying Canon Law at the Pontifical University of St. Thomas Aquinas (the Angelicum) in Rome from 1994 till 1996. From 1996 – 2006, Father Sample serves the Diocese of Marquette as Chancellor, Director of Ministry and Priest Personnel, as member of the College of Consultors, and as Executive Director of the Bishop Baraga Association. From 1996 – 2006, Father Sample servesthe Canonical Pastor of St. Christopher Parish in Marquette.


Fr. Luan Tran,Pastor​

Fr. Luan was born in 1963 in the middle of the Vietnam War, in Saigon. After a tumultuous time tright here, he came to Portland many thanks to Catholic Charities in 1980. He converted to Catholicism and also was baptized and also shown at the Vietnamese parish on NE Sandy while in high institution. Fr. Luan attfinished Portland also State College majoring in Electrical Engineering. Graduating in 1987, he started to occupational as an intern for the Corps of Engineers. Having discerned a feasible vocation to the priesthood, he applied and was embraced by the Archdiocese of Portland also in 1988. Father Abbot Nathan (previous pastor below at St. Agatha) was the formation director throughout his time in seminary. His first assignment was associate pastor at St. Mary's in Corvallis.He was reassigned to Cathedral in 1995 as an associate pastor. After 4 years, he was appointed Pastor of Nativity of the BVM in Rainier in 1999. Three years later on, Archbishop Vlazny sent him to St Frederic in St. Helens in 2002. In 2010 he concerned St. Birgitta. He has actually gone to St. Agatha’s considering that 2018.


Leslie Jones,Principal

Principal Jones is a native of Oklahoma. From 2016-2020 she was primary at Sacred Heart Catholic School in Medford Oregon. Before that, she taught third grade, kindergarten and also pre-kindergarten back in OK.

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Principal Jones, her husband also Kurt and also her young boys love Oregon. She earned a master's level in educational management from Southern Nazarene University in Bethany, Oklahoma. She additionally holds a bachelor's level in early on childhood education and learning from College of Science and also Arts of Oklahoma. She firmly believe that being a Catholic college principal has enabled her to walk closer through God daily.This duty is about being a servant leader that allows you to check out the human being with the eyes of Christ.