Ali Knoll is originally from Lafayette, Louisiana, and has worked in Catholic education for the last 11 years. She earned Bachelor’s Degrees in Theology and Religious Studies and Psychology from the University of San Diego. She went on to earn a Master’s Degree in Secondary Education from Providence College. She started her career at Bishop Connolly High School in Fall River, MA as a Religion teacher. She also taught and served as Director of Service at the Academy of the Sacred Heart in Grand Coteau, LA, an all girls’ school founded by the Religious of the Sacred Heart. Her most recent role is as Dean of Mission and Ministry at Cathedral Catholic High School, where she also has served as the Director for Retreats and Assistant Dean of Students. Ali is passionate about creating opportunities for students to encounter their faith and to be moved by compassion through service and justice. She is thrilled to join the OLP family!