Paul Avvento

Executive Director, El Camino

Paul Avvento is Director of NYC Faith and Education Initiatives and serves as Executive Director of El Camino, a faith and enrichment program for underserved elementary school children in the Bronx. Paul joins Seton after seven years at De Marillac Academy in San Francisco's Tenderloin District, where he led as Director of Student Activities and 8th grade teacher. Paul graduated from Manhattan College with a bachelor's degree in education and history before joining the Lasallian Volunteers. While in San Francisco he earned his master's degree in educational leadership from St. Mary’s College of California. A native of New York, Paul is seeking to rejuvenate Catholic education in the Bronx through strong faith experiences for children and families.