Brother Daniel O'Riordan, FMS
Br. Dan O’Riordan graduated from Archbishop Molloy High School in 1985. He earned a BA in Mathematics from University College in Cork, Ireland in 1990. He began his teaching career in Cork City, Ireland in 1989. As a candidate with the Marist Brothers, he taught and coached at Roselle Catholic High School in Roselle, NJ from 1990-92. He entered the Marist Novitiate in Esopus, NY in 1992. After professing his first vows on June 6, 1994, he earned an MA in Educational Psychology from Marist College.
Brother Dan served as a teacher, coach, counselor, and Campus Minister at Archbishop Molloy from 1994 to 1998, at Bishop Donahue High School in McMechen, WV from 1998 until 2004, and at Roselle Catholic High School from 2004 until 2011. He served as Vocation Director for the Marist Brothers USA Province from 2011-2015, and currently is serving as Vice Provincial of the USA Province.
During his 25 years as a Brother, he has coordinated more than 100 service trips allowing many young people the opportunity to serve the least favored in many communities.