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Br. Dan O'Riordan

Br. Dan O’Riordan, FMS

Marist Brothers Province USA

Br. Dan O’Riordan has been a Marist Brother for over 29 years and was named Provincial for the USA Province in 2021. He graduated from Archbishop Molloy High School in NY, University College Cork, Ireland, and earned an MA at Marist College in Poughkeepsie, NY. Over the years, Br. Dan has served as a teach…

Tomas O'Riordan

Tomas O’Riordan

Executive Director
Marist Brothers Center at Esopus

Coleen Waldron

Coleen Waldron


Vice President
Porticus N.A., Inc.

In 2015, Coleen Waldron was asked to join the Board of MBCE due to her relationship with the Center and her expertise in finance. Coleen has witnessed her nephew Matthew, and niece Deirdre, volunteer at Esopus for over 20 years…

Br. Roy George

Br. Roy George, FMS

Vice Chair
Science Department
Archbishop Molloy High School

Br. Roy George, FMS, is an important component to the Marist community. He served as Vice Provincial of Marist Brothers USA and currently teaches at Archbishop Molloy Highschool. Br. Roy has taught at Christopher Columbus Highschool, Union Catholic Highschool…

Barry Donnely

Barry Donnelly

Retired Principal/President
St. Joseph Regional High School

In 2007, Barry Donnelly was the first alumnus to serve as Principal of St. Joseph Regional High School in Montvale, New Jersey, a position he held for the next nine years. In 2016, he became the school’s first…

Brother Michael Flanigan, FMS

Br. Michael Flanigan, FMS

Campus Minister
Marist College

Brother Michael is a Marist Brother who is and always was a strong advocate for the Marist Brothers Center at Esopus. He was responsible for moving Mount St. Michael retreats to the Center when he was Campus Minister from 1994-1998 and 2002- 2003…

Jason Jurgens

Jason Jurgens

Financial Markets Practice of Jones Day

Jason Jurgens has been a member of the MBCE-MHVC family since 1988. Jason currently serves as Session Director of Sacred Heart Camp, the Mid-Hudson Valley Camp dedicated to serving children from Highbridge, an economically-challenged section of the Bronx…

Bob Lynch

Robert Lynch

Director of Student Activities
Marist College

Bob has served on the MBCE Board since 2015. He is the chair for the MBCE Building and Grounds Committee. His responsibilities are to work with the Esopus staff in order to report any recommendations for physical plant, grounds and special projects to the MBCE Board…

Robert mackie

Robert Mackie

Former Teacher/Administrator
St. Joseph’s Regional High School

Bob is an ESL instructor at Literacy Volunteers of Orange County and a bookkeeper at MBCE. From 2002-2018 he taught at St. Joseph Regional High School in Montvale, NJ. Prior to teaching, Bob worked at Allen & Company in NYC for 15 years. He serves on MBCE’s…

Beverly Rogers

Beverly Rogers

Supervisor of Pupil Personnel Services
St. Frances de Sales School for the Deaf

Beverly Rogers has been a member of the MBCE family since 2009. She has volunteered at both Deaf Camp and Special Kids 2 Camp. Beverly currently serves as Co-Director of Deaf Camp, the Mid-Hudson…

James Sheldon

Jim Sheldon

Archbishop Molloy High School

Jim Sheldon has been a vital asset to the MBCE-MHVC community for over two decades. He was a member of the Center’s Board from 2013-2018, serving as Secretary and Chair of the Buildings and Grounds Committee…