Chris Pastura is the Superintendent of Catholic Schools and Centers for the Diocese of St. Petersburg. He has more than 25 years of experience as a teacher, coach, and administrator in Catholic education. In addition, he spent 3 years as a Catholic Lay Missionary in northeast Brazil. Previous to his current position, Chris was the Director of School Strategic Planning for the Archdiocese of Cincinnati. Chris holds a Bachelors degree in Theology and a Masters Degree in Educational Administration from Xavier University as well as a Masters Degree in Nonprofit Administration from the University of Notre Dame. He and his wife Regiane have two children who both attend Catholic schools.