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Meet the Team

Meet the leadership behind The Heights Forum, as well as its contributing faculty.

Leadership Team

Meet the teachers and staff behind the Forum.


Alvaro de Vicente

Headmaster, The Heights School


Rich Moss



Nate Gadiano

Executive Director


George Martin

Director of Production


Tom Cox

Chief Editor


Michael Moynihan

Head of Upper School, The Heights School


Andrew Reed

Director of Leaders Initiative

Faculty Contributors

Meet the teachers who contribute and share their experience.

Anthony Hadford Associate Director, Lower and Middle School Admissions
Austin Hatch Ninth Grade Core, History of Western Thought, Jackson Scholars Senior Thesis
Anton Vorozhko Ninth Grade Core, Middle School History, Craftsmanship
Dave Fornaciari AP Biology, Science
Dan Lively Athletic Director
Dave Maxham Physics, Math
Dan Sushinsky College Counselor, AP Economics, AP Spanish
Eric Heil Third Grade Homeroom
Elias Naegele Fourth Grade Homeroom
Finn Mehigan Fifth Grade Homeroom, Classics
John Beatty IT Director, Computer Science
Joseph Bissex English, Drama, Latin
Joe Breslin Fifth Grade Homeroom
Jimmy Callahan Director of Alumni Relations, AP U.S. History
Joseph Lanzilotti Math, Classics
Justin Myers Tenth Grade Core, College Counseling
Jim Nelson Library and Information Services
Joel Sellier Director of Summer Programs, Math
Kyle Blackmer Seventh Grade Core, History
Mark Grannis Philosophy, History
Mark Hieronymus Art, Latin, Photography
Michael Hude College Counselor, Ninth Grade Core
Matt Mehan Associate Dean & Assistant Professor of Government, Graduate School of Government, Hillsdale College
Michael Ortiz English
Pat Love Music, Band
Peter Vitz Art, Natural History
Robert Greving Latin, English
Shane O'Neill Eighth Grade Core, Middle School Science
Tom Royals Assistant Headmaster, Theology
Tom Steenson Fifth Grade Homeroom, History of Western Thought