Mr. Douglas Minson | Headmaster |
Mr. Minson completed his BA in political theory at the College of William and Mary in Virginia, and he completed his master's degree and doctoral coursework in philosophy at the Catholic University of America, during which time he completed a research fellowship in Cologne, Germany. He has an extensive resume of articles and lectures on topics such as Thomas Aquinas, William Wilberforce, Sophocles' Antigone, and Alexis de Tocqueville.
From 2008-2011 he served as an Executive Director with the Intercollegiate Studies Institute (ISI) based in Wilmington, DE, during which time he organized hundreds of lectures, debates, colloquia, and other educational events on college campuses across the country. For the last year and half, Mr. Minson has been Vice President for Academic Affairs and Programs at the John Jay Institute in Philadelphia.
Ms. Terry joined the Veritas faculty in 2003 after teaching Freshman Composition and Modern Fiction at Paradise Valley Community College. She holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in English Literature and a Master of Fine Arts Degree in Creative Writing/Poetry both from Arizona State University. In addition to her administrative duties, she has taught Poetry I and II, as well as 8th grade Literature and Composition.
Mr. Michael Austin | Head of Discipline |
Mr. Austin joined the Veritas faculty in 2010. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Liberal Arts from Thomas Aquinas College and a Master of Arts degree in Philosophy from the University of Dallas. Over the years, Mr. Austin has taught 9th Grade Geometry and 12th Grade Humane Letters. He also currently serves as the Master Teacher of Mathematics.
Mr. Thoits joined the Veritas faculty in 2005. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in English Literature from the University of Dallas and a Master of Arts degree In English Literature from Louisiana State University. Over the years, Mr. Thoits has taught 6th and 7th Grade Lit/Comp, Poetry I and II, and 11th Grade Humane Letters. He also currently serves as the Master Teacher of Literature and Composition.
Mrs. Jennifer Mohwinkel | Office Manager |
Mrs. Mohwinkel came to Veritas in October, 2007. Her capacity to excel in this position stems from working as the Office Manager of a busy, full service, four-doctor veterinary surgical center.
Ms. Kathleen Wunch | Office Assistant |
Mrs. Wunch has assisted the school office since before the start of Veritas in 2002. She has a bachelor’s degree from Northern Arizona University, had a 15 year-career in dental hygiene, and was an active volunteer in the Art Masterpiece Program and the school library at Saint Theresa School. She is the parent of one of Veritas' first graduates.