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Joseph Parodi-Brown, Ed.D.

Marianapolis Preparatory School
Dean of Academics
Thompson, CT
Joseph Parodi-Brown is the Dean of Academics and Director of the SHIELD Program at Marianapolis Preparatory School in Thompson, CT. His undergraduate and Master's degrees are in Spanish Language and Literatures and he holds an Ed.D. in Leadership from Creighton University, for which he completed his dissertation on the experiences of LGBTQ+ students in Catholic high schools. A member of the CT-COLT Board and NECTFL Board of Directors, Dr. Parodi-Brown has taught all levels of Spanish and chaired the Modern Languages department at Marianapolis. He teaches graduate courses on Hispanic Theater and Teaching World Language through the Lens of Social Justice for IDIOMA Education and Consulting. He has presented for districts and at state, regional, and national conferences.