Denny Gonzalez hails from New Jersey and graduated from Colgate University with an A.B. magna cum laude in English with an emphasis in Creative Writing. He currently pursues an M.A. in English at the Middlebury Bread Loaf School of English. Prior to his work at St. Albans, Mr. Gonzalez worked as a campus minister and service coordinator at Saint Ignatius High School, an all-male, Catholic high school in Cleveland, Ohio. He also taught English and served as student diversity coordinator at School of the Holy Child, an all-female, Catholic 5–12 school outside New York City. Committed to issues of justice, equity, diversity, and inclusion, Mr. Gonzalez is thrilled to step into this new role in the Skip Grant Program while continuing to foster joy in both teaching and learning in his Upper School English classroom.