serra high school podcasts

We are excited to bring to you Serra High School podcasts. This is a new feature for us at Serra, but an opportunity for our community to learn more about our program through our administrators, teachers, coaches and department leaders. Take a listen below to hear more what makes Serra so special.

Episode 1

First Serra Podcast with Principal Charlie McGrath.

Find out more about Serra Principal Principal Charlie McGrath.

Episode 2

Meet Chief Advancement Officer Mike Fadelli '88. 

Chief Advancement Officer Mike Fadelli '88 discusses Serra's Fund a Dream Scholarship Benefit.

Episode 3

Find out more about Serra's Head Trainer Duke Meek.

March is National Athletic Trainer Month and we’re featuring our head trainer, Duke Meek. Hear more about what it takes to keep our student-athletes performing their best.

Episode 4

Featured guest Marybeth Ortiz, Assistant Principal of Student Life

Now in her second decade at Serra, hear all about how Mrs. Ortiz blends all aspects of student life, including socials, Mission in Brotherhood, discipline, athletics and student government.

Episode 5

Meet Serra's Dean of Men Ray Baldonado

Join us for this week’s Serra High School Podcast, where we talk with Serra alumnus and Dean of Men Ray Baldonado, who reflects on his days as a Padre.

Episode 7

Welcome Serra’s Campus Ministry Director Billy Byrnes to our Serra High School Podcast. 

From retreats, to community service, global wellness efforts and prayer and reflection, Serra’s Campus Ministry team is busy incorporating so much into the Padre experience.

Episode 8

More about Serra's Fund a Dream Scholarship Benefit . . .

We welcome back Serra’s Chief Advancement Officer Mike Fadelli ’88, who discusses the impact this year’s Fund a Dream Scholarship Benefit will have on the Serra Padres.

Episode 9

Theology Teacher Dr. Meegan

Serra theology teacher Dr. Meegan discusses how theology plays a pivotal role in the education that a young man receives at Serra. He also highlights the semester-long senior social justice project.

Episode 11

Serra Athletic Trainer Kevin Attard

Serra's Sports Medicine Department received the National Athletic Trainers' Association (NATA) Safe Sports School Award. Find out more from athletic trainer Kevin Attard.

Episode 12

Dr. Tara Mann

Hear more about Dr. Mann’s science classes and how she artfully crafts the curriculum she used to teach global health and medical microbiology classes about pathogens at Harvard University and tailors it to Serra’s advanced high school science experience.

Episode 13

Serra English Teacher Meg Flynn 

Ms. Flynn makes her debut on the Serra High School Podcast and discusses how critical thinking is woven through the four years of English curriculum at Serra and how Serra's writing program prepares Padres for college and beyond.

Episode 15

Serra's new Director of Alumni Relations Logan Wolf ’14

Relationship building is one of Logan’s strongest skill sets and he believes that it is largely due to the core values and lessons he learned as a student at Serra and later at Montana State University. Logan earned his bachelor’s degree in liberal arts in 2018.