Alan Carruthers is an established leader in Jesuit secondary education. He brings more than 25 years of Jesuit secondary education experience to St. Louis University High School, first as a social studies teacher, head lacrosse coach and assistant football coach at Rockhurst High School in Kansas City, Missouri. (1995-2000), then as Vice Principal and teacher at St. Paul’s Jesuit High School in Winnipeg, Manitoba (2000-12), and most recently as Principal at Regis Jesuit High School – Boys Division in Aurora, Colorado.
After graduating from St. Paul’s Jesuit High School in Winnipeg, Carruthers earned a B.A. from the University of Manitoba/St. Paul’s Jesuit College and a B.Ed. from the University of Manitoba. In addition, he has completed the Jesuit Schools Network (JSN) Seminars in Ignatian Leadership, and earned a Masters of Science in Educational Administration from St. Joseph's University (SJU), the Jesuit university in Philadelphia, as part of a collaborative cohort between the JSN and SJU.