Mario joined the College in 2006 after entering fulltime ministry with the Disciples of Jesus Community. Mario spent 12 years teaching primary school and 4 years in high school as an REC. Mario also sat on the Archbishop’s committees that reviewed religious education curriculum for primary schools in 1996 and high schools in 2004.
Mario is now working in forming and pastorally caring for youth and young adults. He was heavily involved in World Youth Day, both within the Community, his Parish and the wider Archdiocese. Mario is the leader of the northern branch of Disciples of Jesus Community and has been teaching and ministering within the community and its outreaches for over 15 years.
Mario lectures in Youth Ministry and is Coordinator of 24/7 Youth Ministry.