Mr. Porod is thrilled to be a part of the St. Raphael community. He is the 7th Grade Homeroom Teacher as well as the Junior High Social Studies and ELA Teacher. He holds a B.A. in History and an M.Ed. in Curriculum and Instruction from Loyola University Chicago. He also holds an M.A. in Educational Leadership and a Type 75 Administrative Certificate from Concordia University. He has taught in Catholic schools since 2004 and views it as a great vocation. Throughout his career, Mr. Porod has been DRE, Assistant Principal and a bus driver.
In his free time, Mr. Porod enjoys watching the newest historical documentaries so he can incorporate them into his classes. He also enjoys a good game of pinball.