Alumni Profiles

Samuel Piccioni ’73


Samuel Piccioni ’73 has a long and rich history with Bishop Carroll that began in the fall of 1969 when he first arrived on campus at age 14. His son, Anthony, also attended Bishop Carroll and graduated in 2002. Sam served on the Board of Trustees for a few years up until 2014. Today he is co-chair of the annual golf tournament and also a member of the Committee for Bishop Carroll’s Our Tradition, Our Future Campaign.

When asked why he is so dedicated, Sam says that his fond memories of Bishop Carroll, along with the strong spiritual foundation he built there, inspire him to help create that same experience for current and future students.

Read more: Samuel Piccioni ’73

Dandrea family

It isn’t unusual to find siblings at Bishop Carroll, but it is unique to find a family in which all seven siblings attended the school. This is the case with the Dandrea family, which includes Raymond ’72, Richard ’73, Lea ’74, Robert (Bo) ’75, Joel ’78, Jack ’80, and Brenda ’84. In recalling their years at Bishop Carroll, many of the siblings echo that Bishop Carroll reinforced values they were learning at home: faith, discipline, honesty, and integrity.

Read more: Dandrea family

Marie (Susie) McCombie ’70

Susie McCombieAfter graduating from Bishop Carroll in 1970, Susie received a Bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education from the University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown. She taught for four years at St. Joseph’s in Portage, followed by a dedicated 33 years of teaching third and fifth grades at Holy Name in Ebensburg, where she still subs to this day.

Read more: Marie (Susie) McCombie ’70

Contact Us

Whether you are a member of our alumni, a prospective student, or just have a question, we would love to hear from you!

PHONE: 814.472.7500
FAX: 814.472.8020

ADDRESS:
728 Ben Franklin Highway
Ebensburg, Pa 15931

Summer Office Hours:
Monday-Thursday 8 a.m.to 2 p.m.

On Facebook