• Governance

St. Augustine High School is owned and operated by the Order of St. Augustine in the Province of St. Augustine, in California. Five members of the Order of St. Augustine serve as Members of the Corporation. The business and affairs of the school are managed by a Board of Directors, which fosters and promotes through programs and policies the full expression of the mission and philosophy of St. Augustine High School.

Members of the Corporation



Rev. Kevin Mullins, O.S.A.

Provincial, Augustinian’s in the West


Rev. Michael McFadden, O.S.A.

Province of St. Augustine, Provincial Council

Bro. Michael T. Bube, O.S.A.

Province of St. Augustine, Provincial Council

Rev. M. Alvin Paligutan, O.S.A.

Province of St. Augustine, Provincial Council

Rev. Robert Gavotto, OSA

Rev. Robert Gavotto, O.S.A. ’55

Province of St. Augustine, Provincial Council


Board of Directors

Mr. Charlie King

Mr. Charlie G. King

Partner and Chief Investment Officer dlk Investment Management


Rev. Bro. Richard Hardick

Teacher, St. Augustine High School

The Hon. Joseph Brannigan

Superior Court Judge

Mrs. Anne Caya

Alumni Parent (Bobby’12 & Daniel ’14)

Mr. Robert Madruga

Mr. Robert Madruga, ’57

Retired Deputy District Attorney

Mr. William Hamlin

Mr. William Hamlin

Executive Vice President Ayres Advisors


Mr. Derek McMahon, ’84

President, McMahon Steel

Mr. David Canedo

Mr. David Canedo, ’63

Managing Director
Carlisle Enterprises, LLC

Mr. Edwin Hearn

Mr. Edwin Hearn

President, St. Augustine High School

Mr. Ross Provenzano

Mr. Ross Provenzano, ’66

(Chair) NAI San Diego Senior Vice President


Rev. Michael McFadden, O.S.A.

Province of St. Augustine

Very Rev. Gary Sanders, OSA

Rev. Gary Sanders. O.S.A., ’67

Provincial, Augustinian’s in the West


Mrs. Linda Small

Alumni Parent (Nick ’09)
Small Things, Inc.

Rev. John Keller, OSA

Rev. John Keller, O.S.A., ’55

Director of Education, Province of St. Augustine President, Villanova Prep, Ojai, California

Mr. James Dixon

Wells Fargo, VP / Division Builder Manager

Mr. Thomas Merritt ’73

Retired, Price Waterhouse

Mr. Mark Nelson

Regional Vice-President, Director of Issues Management Sempra, Energy

Mrs. Mary Valdes

Alumni Parent (Rudy ’00 & Jose Miguel [Michael] ’04)


Mr. Michael J. Whitton

Partner, Troutman, Sanders LLP

Mr. James Zehentbauer

Principal, RA Advisors