The Mission Advancement Office at St. Benedict Preparatory School is a team dedicated to supporting the mission of our parish school.  We achieve this through collaboration with Father Jason Malave, Pastor and his staff, Ms. Rachel Gemo, Head of Parish School,  and the administrative team.   Mr. Joe G. Accardi is our Mission Advancement Officer (MAO).  You can contact him at or at (773)509-3832.

Mission Advancement involves admissions, development / special events, communications, alumni relations, tuition and fee collection, work-study program, financial aid processing, and public relations / marketing.

Meet our Mission Advancement Team: 

Mr. Joe Accardi, Mission Advancement Officer

Mr. Benjamin Mazzone, School Financial Recorder


Ms. Janet Gallagher, Director of Admissions Grades PK-5 & Annual School Fund Coordinator


Ms. Isabel Gonzalez, Director of Admissions Grades 6-12


Ms. Maria Tubay, Director of Communications