New President Announced
Notre Dame Schools announced the appointment of Dr. Michael J. Bates as the schools' next president, with a term of service to commence July 1, 2017.
Dr. Bates is currently the interim president of Notre Dame Academy, Los Angeles. Previously he was head of school at La Reina High School and Middle School in Thousand Oaks, California.
He holds a bachelor's degree in history from Catholic University of America and a master's degree in pastoral studies from Loyola University of Chicago. He earned his Ed.D. in educational leadership for social justice from Loyola Marymount University.