Been with SPIRE since June 2023
Hometown: Sarasota, Florida
Languages Spoken: English
Title: Manager of Residential Life
With his Master of Science in Education from Indiana University, Gavlick has worked at a variety of universities and private academies throughout the country, including Indiana, Wisconsin, New York, and Florida. During his extensive professional career, he has worked with adolescents from extremely culturally diverse backgrounds. Experience that will prove valuable for SPIRE’s growing international student body.
“John’s 20+ years of working in education’s residential life arena with much of it in a premiere boarding school with very strong sports offerings makes him an excellent fit for SPIRE”, says Richard F Odell, CEO of Heads Up Educational Consulting.
Gavlick’s past experience includes working with students to cultivate character within a whole-person development approach. He focuses his attention on ideals of moral and social values, as well as intellectual and physical leadership. His experience managing teams and overall student development will bring added value to each student’s life at SPIRE.
Education and Certifications:
- Master of Science in Education – Indiana University